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Marche héroïque in D major, Op 74


The title of Lemare's Marche Héroïque suggests French models, but this piece, written for the blind concert organist Alfred Hollins, has an Elgarian stature as a reminder that Lemare was flourishing in London when the 'Pomp and Circumstance' Marches were being written.

from notes by Ian Carson © 1991

Le titre de la Marche Héroïque de Lemare évoque des modèles français, mais cette pièce, écrite pour l'organiste aveugle Alfred Hollins, rappelle Elgar et le fait que Lemare prospérait à Londres à l'époque où étaient écrites les Marches «Pomp and Circumstance».

extrait des notes rédigées par Ian Carson © 1991
Français: Alain Midoux

Der Titel Lemares Marche Héroïque deutet auf französische Vorbilder hin, doch hat dieses für den blinden Konzertorganisten Alfred Hollins geschriebene Stück eher Elgarsches Format und erinnert insofern daran, daß Lemare in London auf dem Höhepunkt seines Ruhms stand, als Elgars Märsche „Pomp and Circumstance“ komponiert wurden.

aus dem Begleittext von Ian Carson © 1991
Deutsch: Anne Steeb/Bernd Müller


Organ Fireworks, Vol. 3
CDA66457Archive Service


Track 1 on CDA66457 [5'45] Archive Service

Track-specific metadata for CDA66457 track 1

Recording date
8 September 1990
Recording venue
St Eustache, Paris, France
Recording producer
Paul Spicer
Recording engineer
Paul Niederberger
Hyperion usage
  1. Organ Fireworks, Vol. 3 (CDA66457)
    Disc 1 Track 1
    Release date: May 1991
    Deletion date: February 2011
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