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Elgar: Crown of India/ Imperial March/Coronation March

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CHAN 10570
 
Multiple Set of 2 CDs
Elgar: Crown of India/ Imperial March/Coronation March
Release Date: November 2009
Originally recorded in 2009
Composer (1857-1934)
Sir Edward Elgar
Solo mezzo-soprano - (Agra - Benares - Lotus)
Clare Shearer
Solo baritone (St George)
Gerald Finley
Solo speaker - (Delhi)
Barbara Marten
Solo speaker - (Calcutta)
Deborah McAndrew
Solo speaker - (India)
Joanne Mitchell
Choral
Sheffield Philharmonic Chorus
Conductor
Sir Andrew Davis
Venue
Studio 7, New Broadcasting House, Manchester
Producer
Brian Pidgeon
Producer
Mike George
Engineer
Stephen Rinker
Engineer (Assistant)
John Cole
Genre:
Choir
Orchestral & Concertos

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SIR EDWARD ELGAR

(1857-1934)
premiere recording

The Crown of India, Op. 66 (1912)

75:09
An Imperial Masque in Two Tableaux
Orchestration completed by Anthony Payne
Words by Henry Hamilton
Total time: 45:34
1.
1A
Introduction. Allegro - Andante quasi Recitativo -
1:27
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1B
Sacred Measure. Moderato
2:09
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2
Dance of Nautch Girls. Allegretto - Allegro molto - Strepitoso
3:08
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2A
India greets her Cities. Allegro molto - Allegro - A tempo, più lento - Moderato
5:20
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3
Song (Agra). 'Hail, Immemorial Ind!' Andante - Quasi recitativo -
6:55
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India: 'Well dost thou say that East and West upbear'
0:46
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7.
3A
Entrance to Calcutta. Allegro
0:57
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India: 'Welcome Calcutta!'
1:30
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9.
3B
Entrance of Delhi. Allegro - Solenne
1:25
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Delhi: 'Stop! That place is mine.'
2:21
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11.
4A
Introduction. Maestoso - Andante -
1:38
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4B
March of the Mogul Emperors. Moderato maestoso - Marziale -
4:59
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13.
India: 'Illustrious Emperors!'
2:10
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14.
5
Entrance of 'John Company'. Moderato (dolce e maestoso, stilo antico)
2:00
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Calcutta: 'Good John Company, reply'
1:12
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16.
5A
Entrance of St George. Andante - Allegro moderato
2:06
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17.
India; 'Calcutta, Delhi, give your quarrel pause'
1:45
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18.
6
Song (St George). 'The Rule of England'. Marziale
3:39
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19.
7
Interlude
3:37
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Andantino - Più lento
Total time: 25:44
20.
8A
Introduction. Allegro -
1:10
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21.
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Warriors' Dance. Allegro - Marcato e brillante - Più mosso
2:00
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22.
9
The Cities of Ind. Allegro - Moderato maestoso - Adagio, maestoso
2:28
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23.
India: 'Hail Festal Hour from out the Ages drawn'
0:32
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24.
10
March. 'The Crown of India'. Tempo di marcia
5:08
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25.
India: 'Incessu patuit Imperator'
0:48
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26.
10A
The Homage of Ind. Andante - Moderato - Allegretto -
6:08
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27.
11
The Crowning of Delhi. Moderato - Andantino - Allegro -
4:00
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28.
12
Ave Imperator! Moderato - Più lento - Lento
3:26
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Solo: Clare Shearer mezzo-soprano - (Agra - Benares - Lotus)
Solo: Gerald Finley baritone (St George)
Solo: Barbara Marten speaker - (Delhi)
Solo: Deborah McAndrew speaker - (Calcutta)
Solo: Joanne Mitchell speaker - (India)
premiere recording

The Crown of India, Op. 66 (1912)

57:29
[Version without spoken parts]
An Imperial Masque in Two Tableaux
Orchestration completed by Anthony Payne
Words by Henry Hamilton
Edited by Sir Andrew Davis
Total time: 29:49
29.
1A
Introduction -
1:27
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30.
1B
Sacred Measure
2:09
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31.
2
Dance of Nautch Girls
3:08
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32.
2A
India greets her Cities. Allegro molto
1:18
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33.
3
Song (Agra). 'Hail, Immemorial Ind!'
6:57
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34.
3A
Entrance of Calcutta
1:01
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35.
3B
Entrance of Delhi
1:31
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36.
4A
Introduction -
1:31
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37.
4B
March of the Mogul Emperors
4:59
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38.
5
Entrance of 'John Company'
2:06
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39.
6
Song (St George). 'The Rule of England'
3:39
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40.
7
Interlude
3:37
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Total time: 23:52
41.
8A
Introduction -
1:10
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42.
8B
Warriors' Dance
2:02
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43.
9
The Cities of Ind. Allegro - Moderato maestoso
2:13
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44.
10
March. 'The Crown of India'
5:10
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45.
10A
The Homage of Ind
6:09
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46.
11
The Crowning of Delhi. Moderato - Andantino - Presto - Moderato
3:45
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47.
12
Aver Imperator!
3:23
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Solo: Clare Shearer mezzo-soprano - (Agra - Benares - Lotus)
Solo: Gerald Finley baritone - (St George)
48.

Imperial March, Op. 32 (1896-97)

4:29
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Pomposo - Animato - Allargando - Poco meno mosso -
49.

The Coronation March, Op. 65 (1911)

10:10
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for Full Orchestra
Composed for the Coronation of their Majesties King George V and Queen Mary
Molto maestoso - Nobilmente - Animato -
50.

The Empire March (1924)

4:45
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Alla marcia - Nobilmente - Più lento
Conductor: Sir Andrew Davis
19 and 20 June 2009

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SIR EDWARD ELGAR

(1857-1934)
COMPACT DISC ONE
premiere recording

The Crown of India, Op. 66 (1912)

75:09
An Imperial Masque in Two Tableaux
Orchestration completed by Anthony Payne
Words by Henry Hamilton
Total time: 45:34
1.
1A
Introduction. Allegro - Andante quasi Recitativo -
1:27
2.
1B
Sacred Measure. Moderato
2:09
3.
2
Dance of Nautch Girls. Allegretto - Allegro molto - Strepitoso
3:08
4.
2A
India greets her Cities. Allegro molto - Allegro - A tempo, più lento - Moderato
5:20
5.
3
Song (Agra). 'Hail, Immemorial Ind!' Andante - Quasi recitativo -
6:55
6.
India: 'Well dost thou say that East and West upbear'
0:46
7.
3A
Entrance to Calcutta. Allegro
0:57
8.
India: 'Welcome Calcutta!'
1:30
9.
3B
Entrance of Delhi. Allegro - Solenne
1:25
10.
Delhi: 'Stop! That place is mine.'
2:21
11.
4A
Introduction. Maestoso - Andante -
1:38
12.
4B
March of the Mogul Emperors. Moderato maestoso - Marziale -
4:59
13.
India: 'Illustrious Emperors!'
2:10
14.
5
Entrance of 'John Company'. Moderato (dolce e maestoso, stilo antico)
2:00
15.
Calcutta: 'Good John Company, reply'
1:12
16.
5A
Entrance of St George. Andante - Allegro moderato
2:06
17.
India; 'Calcutta, Delhi, give your quarrel pause'
1:45
18.
6
Song (St George). 'The Rule of England'. Marziale
3:39
19.
7
Interlude
3:37
Andantino - Più lento
Total time: 25:44
20.
8A
Introduction. Allegro -
1:10
21.
8B
Warriors' Dance. Allegro - Marcato e brillante - Più mosso
2:00
22.
9
The Cities of Ind. Allegro - Moderato maestoso - Adagio, maestoso
2:28
23.
India: 'Hail Festal Hour from out the Ages drawn'
0:32
24.
10
March. 'The Crown of India'. Tempo di marcia
5:08
25.
India: 'Incessu patuit Imperator'
0:48
26.
10A
The Homage of Ind. Andante - Moderato - Allegretto -
6:08
27.
11
The Crowning of Delhi. Moderato - Andantino - Allegro -
4:00
28.
12
Ave Imperator! Moderato - Più lento - Lento
3:26
Solo: Clare Shearer mezzo-soprano - (Agra - Benares - Lotus)
Solo: Gerald Finley baritone (St George)
Solo: Barbara Marten speaker - (Delhi)
Solo: Deborah McAndrew speaker - (Calcutta)
Solo: Joanne Mitchell speaker - (India)
COMPACT DISC TWO
premiere recording

The Crown of India, Op. 66 (1912)

57:29
[Version without spoken parts]
An Imperial Masque in Two Tableaux
Orchestration completed by Anthony Payne
Words by Henry Hamilton
Edited by Sir Andrew Davis
Total time: 29:49
1.
1A
Introduction -
1:27
2.
1B
Sacred Measure
2:09
3.
2
Dance of Nautch Girls
3:08
4.
2A
India greets her Cities. Allegro molto
1:18
5.
3
Song (Agra). 'Hail, Immemorial Ind!'
6:57
6.
3A
Entrance of Calcutta
1:01
7.
3B
Entrance of Delhi
1:31
8.
4A
Introduction -
1:31
9.
4B
March of the Mogul Emperors
4:59
10.
5
Entrance of 'John Company'
2:06
11.
6
Song (St George). 'The Rule of England'
3:39
12.
7
Interlude
3:37
Total time: 23:52
13.
8A
Introduction -
1:10
14.
8B
Warriors' Dance
2:02
15.
9
The Cities of Ind. Allegro - Moderato maestoso
2:13
16.
10
March. 'The Crown of India'
5:10
17.
10A
The Homage of Ind
6:09
18.
11
The Crowning of Delhi. Moderato - Andantino - Presto - Moderato
3:45
19.
12
Aver Imperator!
3:23
Solo: Clare Shearer mezzo-soprano - (Agra - Benares - Lotus)
Solo: Gerald Finley baritone - (St George)
20.

Imperial March, Op. 32 (1896-97)

4:29
Pomposo - Animato - Allargando - Poco meno mosso -
21.

The Coronation March, Op. 65 (1911)

10:10
for Full Orchestra
Composed for the Coronation of their Majesties King George V and Queen Mary
Molto maestoso - Nobilmente - Animato -
22.

The Empire March (1924)

4:45
Alla marcia - Nobilmente - Più lento
Total time: 77:20
Conductor: Sir Andrew Davis
19 and 20 June 2009




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