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Title: The Collectorʼs Edition
Otros títulos: Nursery Suite Severn Suite The Crown of India Suite
Intérprete/ Colaborador: Elgar Edward; Charles Groves; Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra
Código CDU: E.09
Forma Musical: Suites, Dance music, Marches
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. Nursery Suite - (Aubade, Awake, Allegretto).mp3 4:46 6.542Mb Unknown mp3
2. Nursery Suit ... ino, Atarah Ben-Tovim).mp3 3:12 4.404Mb Unknown mp3
3. Nursery Suite - Busy-ness (Allegro molto).mp3 2:19 3.178Mb Unknown mp3
4. Nursery Suite - The sad doll (Andantino).mp3 1:53 2.577Mb Unknown mp3
5. Nursery Suit ... n (Passes, Allegretto).mp3 1:45 2.403Mb Unknown mp3
6. Nursery Suit ... y doll (Allegro molto).mp3 1:33 2.121Mb Unknown mp3
7 - 8. Nursery Suite - Dreaming (Lento).mp3 7:39 10.49Mb Unknown mp3
9 al 13. Seven suite Op. 87 - Completo.wav 18:14 184.1Mb WAV audio wav
14. Suite from ... Introduction (Allegro).mp3 2:08 2.932Mb Unknown mp3
15. Suite from ... tch girls (Allegretto).mp3 3:08 4.301Mb Unknown mp3
16. Suite from ... - Menuetto (Moderato).mp3 2:13 3.046Mb Unknown mp3
17. Suite from ... riorsʼ dance (Allegro).mp3 2:20 3.202Mb Unknown mp3
18. Suite from ... Intermezzo (Andantino).mp3 3:21 4.589Mb Unknown mp3
19. Suite from ... rs (Moderato maestoso).mp3 4:06 5.628Mb Unknown mp3
20. Coronation march Op. 65 - Completo.wav 10:45 108.5Mb WAV audio wav
Nursery Suite - Completo.wav 4:43:06 459.6Mb WAV audio wav
Suite from ʻThe ... diaʼ Op. 66 - Completo.wav 6:23:35 342.8Mb WAV audio wav

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