Jul 15, 2020
The Cambridge Companion to Elgar
Posted by Daniel M. Grimley

Divided into three sections, this Companion explores Edward Elgar s early career, his major musical achievements, and the reception, performance and interpretation of his work Placed in this wider perspective, Elgar emerges as a pivotal figure in the British cultural imagination at a defining historical moment for England s musical identity.

  • Title: The Cambridge Companion to Elgar
  • Author: Daniel M. Grimley
  • ISBN: 9780521533638
  • Page: 340
  • Format: Paperback
  • The Cambridge Companion to Elgar Divided into three sections this Companion explores Edward Elgar s early career his major musical achievements and the reception performance and interpretation of his work Placed in this wider per

    Philippe

    Elgar is an interesting figure to dig a little deeper into He is one of these composers whose variegated output is hidden behind very few signature pieces For music lovers on the European mainland the name Elgar was for a long time almost exclusively associated with his Pomp and Circumstance marches Later, perhaps in the wake of Jacqueline Du Pr s mediatized performances, came the Cello Concerto More recently the Enigma Variations have entered into the mainstream repertoire But a huge swath of E [...]


    Rachel

    I m giving this five stars even though while reading it I sometimes wanted to crush my own hand with a big rock just to generate some sort of excitement It sustained me through a difficult period in a foreign country Studying abroad in England, although it might have been a time to get insanely wasted, was actually when I really started to love classical music history biography, I kid you not Elgar is actually a lot appealing than he seems He was really nice to his dogs, and he was endearingly [...]



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