Edward Elgar – Recommended Recordings

The Dream ofGerontius, Sir John Barbirolli, The Hallé Orchestra, Janet

Baker, Richard Lewis, Kim Borg, EMI 91973 (plus The Music Makers

under Adrian Boult), and EMI 73579

Or: Sir Adrian Boult, London PO, Helen Watts, Nicolai Gedda, Robert

352 Lloyd, EMI 66540 (plus The Music Makers)

Enigma Variations, Sir John Barbirolli, The Hallé Orchestra, EMI

353 7691852

Cello Concerto: Sea Pictures, Sir John Barbirolli, London Symphony

Orchestra, Jacqueline Du Pre (coupled with the incandescent Sea

Pictures, in which Janet Baker is also the soloist in one of the great

354 vocal recordings), EMI 56219

Symphony no. 1, Sir John Barbirolli, The Philharmonia Orchestra,

355 EMI 7645112

356 Symphony no. 2, Sir John Barbirolli, The Hallé Orchestra, EMI 764724

Violin Concerto; Introduction and Allegro for Strings, Vernon Handley,

357 London Philharmonic Orchestra, Nigel Kennedy, EMI 332872


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