Elgar*, Nigel Kennedy, The London Philharmonic Orchestra, Vernon Handley - Violin Concerto

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  • Mar 30,  · Nigel Kennedy/London Philharmonic Orchestra/Vernon Handley. This video is unavailable.
  • Sep 11,  · The conductor Vernon Handley, who has died aged 77, was one of the finest masters of his craft and a tireless champion of British music. His recordings include much by Edward Elgar.
  • May 25,  · Elgar played the violin himself, and this concerto is his greatest gift to his fellow violinists. When he composed the work in and , there were already many concertos that gave room for virtuosic playing. Elgar did something different: he created a score that does not so much show what the violin can do as reveal all that it can say.5/5(4).
  • Jan 13,  · Nigel Kennedy - Sir Edward Elgar: Violin Concerto in B minor, Op. 61 - Nigel Kennedy / London Philharmonic Orchestra / Vernon Handley - folkmetal.ladoramoonshaperarashakar.infoinfo Music/5(9).
  • Jan 13,  · From back in the days when The Artist Now Known As Kennedy still used his first name, this performance of Elgar's lengthy, difficult and microdetailed concerto for violin and orchestra is a more consistent rendition than the violinist's s remake with Sir Simon Rattle conducting.
  • Elgar*, Nigel Kennedy, The London Philharmonic Orchestra, Vernon Handley ‎– Violin Concerto Label: EMI ‎– CD-EMX , Angel Records ‎– CDM 7 24/4(1).
  • Feb 11,  · Elgar: Violin Concerto, The Kingdom Prelude, The Dream of Gerontius Prelude and the Angel's Farewell Licensed to YouTube by The Orchard Music (on .
  • The array of mastery in the four versions I have listed presents an extraordinary range of expressive imagination. Elgar's elusive and taxing concerto inspires the widest range of interpretation, and where in other Elgar works the British devotee tends to be exacting in what he regards as authentic or idiomatic, the Violin Concerto reguarly blossoms in the hands of non-British virtuosi.

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