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Elgar Piano Music

Maria Garzon

HTGCD237 – 5013993893899

A welcome return to the catalogue of Maria Garzón’s recording of Elgar’s piano music, including Elgar’s own arrangement of his Enigma Variations. She was the first pianist to record the work, originally released on the ASV label.

67 minutes

‘It is the achingly nostalgic Dream Children No. 1 and winsome Serenade (1932) that show this young Spanish pianist at her best.’
Gramophone
Track Listing

Variations on an Original Theme ‘Enigma’ Op. 36 (arr. Elgar) (1899)

    1. Andante – Variation 1 (C.A.E.)
    2. Variation 2 (H.D.S.P)
    3. Variation 3 (R.B.T.)
    4. Variation 4 (W.M.B.)
    5. Variation 5 (R.P.A.) – Variation 6 (Ysobel)
    6. Variation 7 (Troyte)
    7. Variation 8 (W.N.) – Variation 9 (Nimrod)
    8. Variation 10 – Dorabella
    9. Variation 11 – (G.R.S.)
    10. Variation 12 – (B.G.N.) – Variation 13 (***)
    11. Finale (E.D.U.)
    12.  

    13. In Smyrna (1905)
    14.  

    15. Serenade (1932)
    16.  

    17. Presto (1889)
    18.  

    19. Adieu (1932)
    20.  

    21. Skizze (1901)
    22.  

    23. Griffinesque (1884)
    24.  

    25. Salut d’Amour Op. 12 (1888)
    26.  
      Sonatina
       

    27. Andantino (1889 rev. 1931)
    28. Allegro
    29.  
      Dream Children, op. 43 (1901)
       

    30. No. 1 – Andantino
    31. No. 2 – Allegretto piacevole
    32.  

    33. Concert Allegro Op. 46 (1901)

     

    Producer and Balance Engineer: Brian B. Culverhouse.

    Recorded in 1988