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Playlists for March 26-30: Through the Mail Slot

Monday

J.S. Bach: Jesu, Joy of Man’s Desiring & Sheep May Safely Graze
Fleisher, p.
Vanguard 1551
3:37, 4:57
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Scarlatti: Sonata for Harpsichord in E Major, K. 380/L. 23
Fleisher, p.
Vanguard 1551
5:17
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Rossini: Duo for Cello and Double Bass in D major
McCoy, db.; Doane, vc.
Bridge 9163
12:53
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Bruch: Scottish Fantasy, Op. 46 (excerpts)
Scottish Chamber/Platt; Barton-Pine, v.
Cedille 83
17:44
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Arr. Barton-Pine: Medley of Scots tunes (excerpts)
Scottish Chamber/Platt; Barton-Pine, v.; Fraser, v.
Cedille 83
5:00, 1:06
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Tuesday

Brahms: Trio No. 1 in B Major, I
Trio Solisti
Marquis 329
15:08
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Svoboda: Concerto for Marimba and Orchestra, Op. 148, II
Oregon Symphony/Depreist; DaPonte, mar.
Albany 604
8:06
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Schubert: Sonata for Piano in B flat major, D 960, I
Fleisher, p.
Vanguard 1551
20:42
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Bolcom: Graceful Ghost
Cardenes, v.; Manriquez, p.
Ocean 103
5:11
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Wednesday

Chopin: Mazurka for piano, B 145/Op. 50: No. 3 in C sharp minor
Fleisher, p.
Vanguard 1551
4:32, 2:17
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Chopin: Nocturne for piano, B96/Op. 27: No. 2 in D flat major
Fleisher, p.
Vanguard 1551
6:48
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J.S. Bach: “Ich Habe Genug”, BWV 82
Orchestra of Emmanuel Music/Smith; Lieberson, ms.
None 79692
23:39
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Schubert: Sonata for Piano in B flat major, D 960, II & III
Fleisher, p.
Vanguard 1551
15:03
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Thursday

Rodrigo: Cuatro piezas para piano
Pizarro, p.
Naxos 8.557272
12:06
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Argento: Walden Pond
The Dale Warland Singers/Warland
Gothic 49217
8:58, 13:39
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Schubert: Sonata for Piano in B flat major, D 960, IV
Fleisher, p.
Vanguard 1551
7:31
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Elgar: Duetto
McCoy, db.; Austin, tb.
Bridge 9163
:58
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Gliere: Cradle Song
McCoy, db.; Weller, vla.
Bridge 9163
3:11
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Rodrigo: Pastoral
Pizarro, p.
Naxos 8.557272
1:56
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Friday

Schubert: Sonata for Arpeggione & Piano in a minor, D. 821, II & III
Finkel, vc.; Han, p.
Artist Led 10401-2
14:08
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Mozart: Sonata for Violin and Piano in F Major, K. 377, II
Steinberg, v.; Uchida, p.
Phil 411502
10:04
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J.S. Bach: “Erbarme Dich” from St. Matthew Passion, BWV 244
Venice Baroque Orchestra/Marcon; Kirchschlager, ms.
Sony 89924
6:40
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Rorem: Symphony No. 3, I & II
Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra/Serebrier
Naxos 8.559149
9:13
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Fernández: El Diablo Suelto
Williams, g.
Sony 90451
2:17
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Debussy: Claire de Lune fr. Suite Bergamasque
Fleisher, p.
Vanguard 1551
4:50
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Bottesini: Gran Duetto No. 3 (excerpt)
McCoy, db.; Patitucci, db.
Bridge 9163
2:02
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Playlists for March 19-23: España

Spanish music.

Monday

Sor: Seguidillas (excerpt)
Berganza, ms.; Moreno, g.
Philips 411030
:55
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Quzmãn: Zajal: “Yáhnï-kúm, Yahnï-kum!” (excerpt)
Altramar
Dor 80158
1:59
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Anon.: Planctus: “Plange Castella misera”
Altramar
Dor 80158
5:16
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Anon.: La Afrenta de Corpes from the Poema de Mio Çid (excerpt)
Altramar
Dor 80158
2:50
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Alfonzo X (el Sabio): Cantigas de Santa Maria
Yepes, g.
DG 423699
4:51
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Anon.: Las Estrellas de los cielos
Hesperion XXI/Sevall
Alia Vox 9809
11:09
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Morales: Kyrie fr. Missa Si bona suscepimus
Tallis Scholars/Phillips
Gim 033
4:50
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Mudarra: Recuerde el alma dormida
Piffaro
Arch 453441
1:44
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Guerrero: Maria Magdelena
Tallis Scholars/Phillips
Gim 31
7:49
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Milan: Fantasia #16
Romero, g.
Phil 442150
2:40
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Tuesday

Lobo: Ave Maria
Tallis Scholars/Phillips
Gim 454931
4:13
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Dalza: Calata ala spagnola
Piffaro
Archiv 453441
2:46
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Victoria: Missa Pro Victoria
The Cardinall’s Musick
ASV 198
18:52
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Sanz: Canarios
Chatham Baroque
Dor 90284
3:08, 1:33
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Scarlatti: Piano Sonata in E Major, L. 430 & Piano Sonata in G Major, L. 209
Horowitz, p.
CBS 42410
3:14, 3:06
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Soler: Sonata No. 1 in A
Schrader, hps.
Cedille 90000 009
4:12
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Boccherini: Night Music of Madrid (excerpt)
Moscow Concertino/Bushkov
Discover International 920129
5:05
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Wednesday

Sor: Seguidillas (excerpts)
Berganza, ms.; Moreno, g.
Philips 411030
1:25, 1:08
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Arriaga: Overture to Los Esclavos Felices
Le Concert des Nations/Savall
Astree 8532
7:52
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Sarasate: Spanish Dances for Violin & Piano- Malagueña & Zapateado
Barton, v.; Sanders, p.
Dor 90183
5:48, 3:12
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Tarrega: Gran Jota
Romero, g.
Phil 442150
10:22
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Albeniz: Iberia, I & II
de Larrocha, p.
Lon 417 887
10:10
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Granados: Llorad corazón & Iban al pinar from Colección de canciones amatorias
Orchestre de la Société du Conservatoire Paris/de Burgos; De Los Angeles, s.
EMI 65061
4:15
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Granados: Goyescas (excerpt)
de Larrocha, p.
RCA 60408
6:18
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Thursday

Debussy:La Puerta del Vino
Bolet, p.
Lon 425518
3:39
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Ravel: Rhapsody Espagnole, III & IV
CSO/Martinon
RCA 09026-63683
8:28
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Rimsky-Korsakov: Capriccio Espagñol, IV & V
LSO/Dorati
Merc 434308
8:13
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Debussy: Iberia
BSO/Munch
RCA 09026-61956
19:28
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Debussy: Iberia (excerpt)
LSO/Monteux
RCA 61900
:16
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Massenet: Aragonaise fr. Le Cid
Hollywood Bowl Orchestra/Dragon
EMI 63734
1:50
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Corea: Spain
Corea, p.; Patitucci, bs.; Weckl, dr.
GRP 9582
5:56
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Friday

Turina: Sinfonia Sevillana, II- Por el rio Guadalquivir
LPO/Batiz
EMI 49542-2
7:23
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Montsalvatge: Cinco Canciones Negras- Nos. 1, 2, 4 & 5
Orchestre de la Société du Conserva-toire Paris/De Burgos; De los Angeles
EMI 65061
9:31
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Rodrigo: Concierto de Aranjuez, II
Philharmonia Orchestra/Domingo; Barrueco, g.
EMI 56175
10:51
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Falla: Night in the Gardens of Spain, II & III
Suisse Romande Orchestra/Comissiona; De Larrocha, p.
Lon 417771
14:08
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Rodrigo: Coplas del Pastor enamorado
Domingo, tn.; Barrueco, g.
EMI 56175
3:40
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Rodrigo, arr. Evans: Concierto de Aranjuez, II
Miles Davis
Columbia 65142
4:24
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Playlists for March 12-16: Les Six

It’s an anti-Wagner and anti-Impressionist tour de farce. Join us for music by the delightfully irreverent bad boys (and girl) of 1920’s Monteparnasse: Auric, Durey, Honegger, Milhaud, Poulenc and Tailleferre.

Monday

Poulenc: Alerte fr. Trois Mouvements Perpétuels (excerpt)
Rogé, p.
Lon 417438
1:26
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Satie: Parade (excerpts)
Orch of Radio Luxembourg/Fromont
Vox 5107
1:19, :44, :38
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Milhaud, Poulenc, Auric, Tailleferre, Honegger: Marriage at the Eiffel Tower
Philharmonia Orchestra/Simon
Chandos 8356
4:24, 2:44, 4:16, 3:42, 5:27
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Durey: Le Bestiare (excerpts)
Ensemble Erwartung/Desgraupes; Peintre, bar.
Mandala 4980/81
6:45
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Tailleferre: Pastorale
West, p.
Hyperion 67204
1:31
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Honegger: Hommage à Ravel & Danse fr. Trois Pièces (1919)
Middelbeek, p.
Koch 1220
4:38
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Poulenc: Rapsodie Nègre (excerpts)
Orch; von Otter, ms.
DG 447752
6:40
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Poulenc: Assez Modere fr. Trois Mouvements Perpétuels
Rogé, p.
Lon 417438
1:16
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Tuesday

Poulenc: Pastorale d’été
Orchestre Du Capitole De Toulouse/Plasson
DG 435438
8:54
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Milhaud: Saudades do Brasil, Op. 67 (excerpts)
Bolcom, p.
None 71316
5:32
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Milhaud: La Création Du Monde, Op. 81
Lyon Opera Orch/Nagano
Erato 45820
16:20, :20
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Auric: Vocalise
R. Mase, tr.; D. Mase, p.
Summit 185
2:12
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Poulenc: Trio for Piano, Oboe & Bassoon
Schellenberger, ob.; Turkovic, bsn.; Levine, p.
DG 427639
13:03, :13
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Wednesday

Tailleferre: Concerto for Piano
UC Santa Cruz Orchestra/Paiement; Gandolfi, p.
Helicon 1048
16:37
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Milhaud: Suite for Violin, Viola and Piano (excerpts)
Palomares, v.; Cortese, vla.; Wagemans, p.
ASV 1039
6:25
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Poulenc: Cinq Poèmes of Paul Eluard
Bernac, bar.; Poulenc, p.
Ades 202942
5:35
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Poulenc: Concerto for Two Pianos
Philharmonia Orch/Dutoit; Rogé & Deferne, pnos.
Lon 436546
18:27
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Thursday

Milhaud: La cheminée du roi René, Op. 205 (excerpts)
Reykjavik Wind Quintet
Chan 9362
8:36
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Poulenc: Motets pour le temps de Noël
The Sixteen/Christophers
Virgin 91075
3:22, 7:53
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Auric: Romance fr. Wind Trio
Henoch, ob.; Combs, cl.; Buchman, bsn.
Cedille 900000 040
2:45
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Honegger: Symphony No. 3, Liturgique (excerpts)
Oslo Phil/Jansons
EMI 575658
:37, 3:18, 1:16, 4:57
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Honegger: Symphony No. 4, Deliciae basiliensis (excerpt)
Toulouse Capitole Orchestra/Plasson
EMI 64275
13:11
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Friday

Honegger: Concerto da Camera, Andante
ASMF/Marriner; Holliger, Nicolet
Phil 434105
7:32
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Poulenc: Gloria
ORTF/Pretre; Hendricks
EMI 49851
27:02
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Tailleferre: Hommage a Rameau
Clinton, Narboni, pnos.
ELAN 82404
5:41
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Tailleferre: Piano Trio
Clementi Trio
Largo 56618
16:03
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Tailleferre: Galliarde
Baccaro, McGuishin
Helicon 1008
2:13
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Playlists for March 5-9: Edward Elgar

There’s much more to Edward Elgar than graduation marches and the Enigma Variations. A composer of masterful symphonies, oratorios, chamber music and concertos, he led a renaissance in 20th century England that firmly reestablished the country’s musical identity.

Monday

Elgar: Serenade for Strings (excerpt + complete)
English Chamber Orchestra/Menuhin
Ara 6563
4:05, 12:47
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Elgar: Wand of Youth (excerpts)
London Phil/Boult
EMI 69207
11:30
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Elgar: Chantant (excerpt)
Pettinger, p.
Chan 10429
:52
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Elgar: “My Love Dwelt in a Northern Land”
4:16
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Elgar: Salud d’amore
Kennedy, v.; Isserlis, vc.; Pettinger, p.
Chan 8380
3:04
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Elgar: Foissart
BBC Symphony/Davis
Teld 98436
14:49
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Tuesday

Elgar: Imperial March (excerpt)
Royal Phil/Menuhin
Virg 61430
2:07
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Elgar: Caractacus (excerpt)
LSO/Hickox; Wilson-Johnson,
Chan 9156
5:42
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Elgar: Sea Pictures (excerpt)
LSO/Barbirolli; Baker, ms.
EMI 47329
5:00
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Elgar: Enigma Variations
CSO/Solti
Lon 417719
9:41, 28:50
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Wednesday

Elgar: The Dream of Gerontius (excerpts)
LSO/Hickox; Davies, t.
Chan 8641
16:01
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Elgar: Pomp and Circumstance Marches Nos. 2 & 1
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra/Menuhin
Virg 61430
3:46, 5:47
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Elgar: Cockaigne Overture
Philharmonia Orchestra/Barbirolli
EMI 69563
14:32
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Elgar: In the South Overture- Alassio (excerpts)
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra/Solti
Decca 443856
1:42, 1:30
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Elgar: Smyrna
Golub, p.
Ara 6664
4:33
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Thursday

Elgar: Prelude/“The Sun Goeth Down.” fr. The Kingdom
EMI 64209
1:13, 11:03
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Elgar: Symphony No.1, I
LPO/Solti
Lon 443856
17:42
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Elgar: Violin Concerto, I
LPO/Boult; Menuhin, v.
BBC Legends 4170
17:37
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Elgar: Elegy for Strings (excerpt)
ECO/Menuhin
Arab 6563
2:38
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Friday

Elgar: Symphony No. 2, II
Royal Phil/Menuhin
Virgin 61430
14:10
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Elgar: Falstaff (excerpt)
BBC Symphony Orchestra/Davis
Teld 98436
3:07
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Elgar: Concerto for Violoncello and Orchestra, Op. 85
LSO/Barbirolli; Du Pre, vc.
EMI 56219
29:54
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Elgar: Pomp and Circumstance March No. 1 (excerpt)
Royal Phil/Menuhin
Virg 61430
3:01
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