11 February 2011

Sir Edward Elgar. Violin Sonata / String Quartet / Piano Quintet - EMI 1933/1935

Violin Sonata, in E minor, op.82   Allegro ~ Romance - Andante ~ Allegro non troppo      
Albert Sammons, violin   &  William Murdoch, piano.    Rec: 2 February 1935   Columbia LX 379-381 (matrices: CAX 7421-6)
String Quartet, in E minor, op.83   Allegro moderato ~ Piacevole  (Poco andante) ~ Allegro moderato 
The Stratton Quartet.   (George Stratton - Carl Taylor - Watson Forbes - John Moore)     Rec: 20 December 1933   HMV DB.2139-41  (2B 5530-5)
Piano Quintet, in A minor, op.84    Moderato - Allegro ~ Adagio ~ Andante - Allegro   
Harriet Cohen, piano  &  The Stratton Quartet.   Rec: 1 October 1933   HMV DB.2094-7  (2B 5354-61)
Organ Sonata no.2 in B flat, op.87a    Introduction - Toccata - Fugue    
Herbert Dawson at the Kingsway Hall Organ   Rec: 6 April 1933  HMV B.4422-3 (0B 3513-3516)           4 files zip FLAC  Mega Download
Cambridge Records  DIMP 1 (2LP)  Issued 1981.  78 Transfers by Bryan Crimp (a vast amount of editing needed!)