Elgar: Cello Concerto Sea Pictures - 1000 Years of Classical Music Vol. 65
Music of profound sorrow and exceptional beauty: Elgar`s Cello Concerto is a phoenix rising from the ashes of a world at war, an elegaic lament for an England lost forever.
This album is part of 1000 Years of Classical Music - a series of 100 volumes charting the history of music to be released on ABC Classics. More information can be found at the project`s website; www.1000YearsofClassicalMusic.com.
1-4. Cello Concerto in E minor, Op. 85 Li-Wei Qin cello
5-9. Sea Pictures, Op. 37
Elizabeth Campbell mezzo-soprano
10. The Kingdom, Op. 51: Prelude
Adelaide Symphony Orchestra
Nicholas Braithwaite conductor