Elgar: Symphonies Nos 1 & 2

The Philharmonia Orchestra is widely recognized as the UK’s finest orchestra with an impressive recording legacy, this being their ninth release with Signum Records. This disc combines the Philharmonia’s renowned sound with the leadership of Maestro Davis, whose recording and performing career spans through all the great orchestras of the world.

SIGCD179  111 minutes 46 seconds (2 discs)
'I have always found, as does our reviewer, Davis live to find an extra depth in Elgar. Here his intensity is gripping, even frightening. Great performances and a real sense of occasion' (Gramophone)
BBC Music Magazine