British Classical Selections Playlist

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British Classical

1. God Save the Queen
Philharmonia Orchestra
Arturo Toscanini

29 September 1952
Royal Festival Hall, London

Sir Edward Elgar
 Sir Edward Elgar
2. Sir Edward Elgar
Coronation March Op 65 (1911)

Royal Philharmonic Orhcestra
Sir Yehudi Menuhin

3. Sir William Walton
Crown Imperial
Coronation March (1937)

London Philharmonic Orchestra
Sir Adrian Boult

William Walton
William Walton
4. Sir William Walton (1902-83)
Orb and Sceptre
Coronation March (1953)

London Philharmonic Orchestra
Sir Adrian Boult

5. Thomas Arne (1710-1778)
Rule, Britannia!
Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra
Sir Charles Groves

6. Sir Edward Elgar
Pomp and Circumstance March No 1 Op 39 in D major
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Sir Yehudi Menuhin

7. Remembrance Sunday

Last Post
Beethoven's Funeral March No. 1, by Johann Heinrich Walch

The Central Band Of The Royal British Legion

Photography: Remembrance Sunday, 1950, Cenotaph on Whitehall, London.

8. Sir Edward Elgar: Land of Hope and Glory

9. Sir Edward Elgar: In the South (Alassio) Opus 50 Concert Overture (1903-1904)

10. Sir Edward Elgar
Variations on an Original Theme for orchestra ("Enigma"), Op. 36

1 Theme (Andante)
2 Variation I (L'istesso tempo) "C.A.E."
3 Variation II (Allegro) "H.D.S.-P."
4 Variation III (Allegretto) "R.B.T."
5 Variation IV (Allegro di molto) "W.M.B."
6 Variation V (Moderato) "R.P.A."
7 Variation VI (Andantino) "Ysobel"
8 Variation VII (Presto) "Troyte"
9 Variation VIII (Allegretto) "W.N."
10 Variation IX (Adagio) "Nimrod"
11 Variation X (Intermezzo: Allegretto) "Dorabella"
12 Variation XI (Allegro di molto) "G.R.S."
13 Variation XII (Andante) "B.G.N."
14 Variation XIII (Romanza: Moderato) "* * *"
15 Variation XIV (Finale: Allegro Presto) "E.D.U."

Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Andrew Litton

11-14. Sir Edward Elgar
Symphony No 2 in E Op 63

Philharmonia Orchestra
Bernard Haitink
Gustav Holst
Gustav Holst

15. Gustav Holst
I Vow to Thee, My Country

16. The Day Thou Gavest, Lord, Is Ended
Grimethorpe Colliery Band

17. Nimrod by Elgar, LSO Monteux 1958

Sir Edward Elgar Enigma Variations
London Symphony Orchestra
Pierre Monteux

Recorded: June 1958 in Kingsway Hall, London

18. Amazing Grace by Grimethorpe Colliery Band

19. Sir Edward Elgar
Enigma Variations Op 36

Halle Orchestra
Sir John Barbirolli

Recorded: 1956 in Free Trade Hall, Manchester, UK.