Introduction and Allegro Op 47 Serenade Sospiri Elegy The Spanish Lady Serenade for String

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Title: Introduction and Allegro Op 47 Serenade Sospiri Elegy The Spanish Lady Serenade for String
Otros títulos: Introduction and Allegro Op 47 Serenade Sospiri Elegy The Spanish Lady Serenade for String
Intérprete/ Colaborador: Elgar Edward; Academy of St. Martin-in-the-Fields; Neville Marriner
Código CDU: E.04
Forma Musical: Serenade for String
Abstract: One of the pre-eminent musical figures of his time, Edward William Elgar (1857-1934) bridged the nineteenth and twentieth centuries as the finest English composer since the days of Handel and Purcell. Elgar's father owned a music shop and was a church organist who taught his son piano, organ, and violin; apart from this instruction, Elgar was basically self-taught as a musician. At the age of 16, the composer became a freelance musician and for the remainder of his life never took a permanent job. He conducted locally, performed, taught, and composed, scraping by until his marriage to Caroline Alice Roberts, a published novelist of some wealth, in 1889. Elgar had by this time achieved only limited recognition. He and his wife moved to London, where he scarcely fared better in advancing his career. They couple eventually retreated to Worcester, Elgar suffering from bitter self-doubt and depression. Alice stood by him the entire time, her unfailing confidence restoring his spirits. He ...


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1. Introduction and Allegro Op. 47 - Completo.wav 13:38 137.6Mb WAV audio wav
2. Serenade in ... 20 - Allegro piacevole.mp3 3:21 4.593Mb Unknown mp3
3. Serenade in ... ngs Op. 20 - Larghetto.mp3 6:05 8.351Mb Unknown mp3
4. Serenade in ... gs Op. 20 - Allegretto.mp3 2:37 3.584Mb Unknown mp3
5. Sospiri for ... rgan Op. 70 - Completo.wav 4:51 48.95Mb WAV audio wav
6. Elegy for strings Op. 58 - Completo.wav 4:24 44.41Mb WAV audio wav
7. The Spanish ... o, sarabande, bourrée).wav 5:57 60.06Mb WAV audio wav
8. Serenade for strings - Completo.wav 7:43 77.89Mb WAV audio wav
Serenade in E m ... ings Op. 20 - Completo.wav 11:55 120.2Mb WAV audio wav

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