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Music and the Great War (BBC Radio 3)

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Join Radio 3 on a journey through the music of the Great War in the collection of pieces from the era. Listen to international works from the time, from composers who served, those who contributed to the war effort through their music, and much more. More from Music in the Great War
Song Artist Album
Cello Concerto in E Minor, Op.85: I. Adagio - moderato
Natalie Clein/Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra/Vernon Handley · Elgar: Cello Concerto
Natalie Clein/Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra/Vernon Handley Elgar: Cello Concerto 7:41
Cello Concerto in E Minor, Op.85: II. Lento - Allegro molto
Natalie Clein/Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra/Vernon Handley · Elgar: Cello Concerto
Natalie Clein/Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra/Vernon Handley Elgar: Cello Concerto 4:47
Cello Concerto in E Minor, Op.85: III. Adagio
Natalie Clein/Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra/Vernon Handley · Elgar: Cello Concerto
Natalie Clein/Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra/Vernon Handley Elgar: Cello Concerto 4:28
Cello Concerto in E Minor, Op.85: IV. Allegro - Moderato - Allegro, ma non troppo - Poco più lento - Adagio
Natalie Clein/Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra/Vernon Handley · Elgar: Cello Concerto
Natalie Clein/Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra/Vernon Handley Elgar: Cello Concerto 11:31
Le drapeau belge, Op. 79
Edward Elgar , Simon Callow , BBC Concert Orchestra , John Wilson · Elgar: The Longed-for Light
Edward Elgar, Simon Callow, BBC Concert Orchestra, John Wilson Elgar: The Longed-for Light 3:27
Polonia, Op. 76
Edward Elgar , BBC Concert Orchestra , John Wilson · Elgar: The Longed-for Light
Edward Elgar, BBC Concert Orchestra, John Wilson Elgar: The Longed-for Light 13:20
By a Bierside
Ivor Gurney , Susan Bickley , Iain Burnside · Gurney, I.: Songs (English Song, Vol. 19)
Ivor Gurney, Susan Bickley, Iain Burnside Gurney, I.: Songs (English Song, Vol. 19) 3:57
The Banks of Green Willow
George Butterworth , Academy of St. Martin in the Fields , Sir Neville Marriner · Butterworth: A Shropshire Lad; The Banks of Green Willow, etc.
George Butterworth, Academy of St. Martin in the Fields, Sir Neville Marriner Butterworth: A Shropshire Lad; The Banks of Green Willow, etc. 6:10
The Great Little Army
The Band Of H.M. Royal Marines , Captain JR Perkins · The Complete Marches Of Kenneth Alford
The Band Of H.M. Royal Marines, Captain JR Perkins The Complete Marches Of Kenneth Alford 3:05
Hoch Heidecksburg
Rudolf Herzer , Roy Newsome , Black Dyke Band , Nicholas J. Childs · World Famous Marches
Rudolf Herzer, Roy Newsome, Black Dyke Band, Nicholas J. Childs World Famous Marches 4:05
Military March in B-Flat Major
Erich Wolfgang Korngold , BBC Philharmonic Orchestra , Matthias Bamert · Korngold: Military March / Cello Concerto / Symphonic Serenade / Piano Concerto
Erich Wolfgang Korngold, BBC Philharmonic Orchestra, Matthias Bamert Korngold: Military March / Cello Concerto / Symphonic Serenade / Piano Concerto 4:02
Meditation on an Old Czech Hymn "St. Wenceslas", Op. 35
Josef Suk , Panocha Quartet · Suk: String Quartet No.1, Meditation, Ravel: String Quartet / Panocha Quartet
Josef Suk, Panocha Quartet Suk: String Quartet No.1, Meditation, Ravel: String Quartet / Panocha Quartet 6:11
From Death to Life: I. Via Mortis: Lento
Hubert Parry , London Philharmonic Orchestra , Matthias Bamert · Parry: Symphonic Variations / Concertstuck in G Minor / From Death To Life / Elegy for Brahms
Hubert Parry, London Philharmonic Orchestra, Matthias Bamert Parry: Symphonic Variations / Concertstuck in G Minor / From Death To Life / Elegy for Brahms 8:40
From Death to Life: II. Via Vite: Slow alla marcia
Hubert Parry , London Philharmonic Orchestra , Matthias Bamert · Parry: Symphonic Variations / Concertstuck in G Minor / From Death To Life / Elegy for Brahms
Hubert Parry, London Philharmonic Orchestra, Matthias Bamert Parry: Symphonic Variations / Concertstuck in G Minor / From Death To Life / Elegy for Brahms 8:04
Violin Sonata No. 1 in D Minor: I. Allegro leggiadro
John Ireland , Lucy Gould , Benjamin Frith · Ireland: Violin Sonatas Nos. 1 & 2 - Cello Sonata
John Ireland, Lucy Gould, Benjamin Frith Ireland: Violin Sonatas Nos. 1 & 2 - Cello Sonata 12:44
Violin Sonata No. 1 in D Minor: III. Rondo: Allegro sciolto assai
John Ireland , Lucy Gould , Benjamin Frith · Ireland: Violin Sonatas Nos. 1 & 2 - Cello Sonata
John Ireland, Lucy Gould, Benjamin Frith Ireland: Violin Sonatas Nos. 1 & 2 - Cello Sonata 6:09
Violin Sonata No. 2 in A Minor: I. Allegro
John Ireland , Lucy Gould , Benjamin Frith · Ireland: Violin Sonatas Nos. 1 & 2 - Cello Sonata
John Ireland, Lucy Gould, Benjamin Frith Ireland: Violin Sonatas Nos. 1 & 2 - Cello Sonata 10:07
3 Pieces For Orchestra, Op.6: 1. Praeludium (Prelude)
Alban Berg , Wiener Philharmoniker , Claudio Abbado · Berg: Three Orchestral Pieces
Alban Berg, Wiener Philharmoniker, Claudio Abbado Berg: Three Orchestral Pieces 4:45
3 Pieces For Orchestra, Op.6: 2. Reigen (Round Dance)
Alban Berg , Wiener Philharmoniker , Claudio Abbado · Berg: Three Orchestral Pieces
Alban Berg, Wiener Philharmoniker, Claudio Abbado Berg: Three Orchestral Pieces 5:31
3 Pieces for Orchestra, Op.6: 3. Marsch (March)
Alban Berg , Symphonieorchester des Bayerischen Rundfunks , Sir Colin Davis · Berg: Violin Concerto; Three Orchestral Pieces
Alban Berg, Symphonieorchester des Bayerischen Rundfunks, Sir Colin Davis Berg: Violin Concerto; Three Orchestral Pieces 8:45
Aus eiserner Zeit: No. 5. Fieber (Fever)
Franz Lehár , Robert Gambill , Volker Worlitzsch , North German Radio Symphony, Hannover , Klauspeter Seibel · Lehar: Symphonic Works
Franz Lehár, Robert Gambill, Volker Worlitzsch, North German Radio Symphony, Hannover, Klauspeter Seibel Lehar: Symphonic Works 12:49
Piano Trio No. 2
John Ireland , Lydia Mordkovitch , Karine Georgian , Ian Brown · Ireland: Violin Sonatas / Cello Sonata / Piano Trios
John Ireland, Lydia Mordkovitch, Karine Georgian, Ian Brown Ireland: Violin Sonatas / Cello Sonata / Piano Trios 13:29
Piano Sonata: I. Lento ma non troppo - Andante ben moderato - Allegro energico
Frank Bridge , Malcolm Binns · Bax, Ireland & Bridge: English Piano Sonatas
Frank Bridge, Malcolm Binns Bax, Ireland & Bridge: English Piano Sonatas 13:08
Piano Sonata: II. Andante ben moderato
Frank Bridge , Malcolm Binns · Bax, Ireland & Bridge: English Piano Sonatas
Frank Bridge, Malcolm Binns Bax, Ireland & Bridge: English Piano Sonatas 7:52
Piano Sonata: III. Lento - Allegro ma non troppo
Frank Bridge , Malcolm Binns · Bax, Ireland & Bridge: English Piano Sonatas
Frank Bridge, Malcolm Binns Bax, Ireland & Bridge: English Piano Sonatas 7:51
Ravel : La valse
Kurt Masur · Debussy & Ravel : Orchestral Works
Kurt Masur Debussy & Ravel : Orchestral Works 13:25
Symphony No.3, Op.11: 1. Introduction & Overture - Modéré
Alberic Magnard , L'Orchestre de la Suisse Romande , Ernest Ansermet · Liszt: Eine Faust-Symphonie; Magnard: Symphony No.3
Alberic Magnard, L'Orchestre de la Suisse Romande, Ernest Ansermet Liszt: Eine Faust-Symphonie; Magnard: Symphony No.3 12:28
Symphony No.3, Op.11: 2. Danses - Très vif
Alberic Magnard , L'Orchestre de la Suisse Romande , Ernest Ansermet · Liszt: Eine Faust-Symphonie; Magnard: Symphony No.3
Alberic Magnard, L'Orchestre de la Suisse Romande, Ernest Ansermet Liszt: Eine Faust-Symphonie; Magnard: Symphony No.3 6:33
Symphony No.3, Op.11: 3. Pastorale - Modéré
Alberic Magnard , L'Orchestre de la Suisse Romande , Ernest Ansermet · Liszt: Eine Faust-Symphonie; Magnard: Symphony No.3
Alberic Magnard, L'Orchestre de la Suisse Romande, Ernest Ansermet Liszt: Eine Faust-Symphonie; Magnard: Symphony No.3 9:57
Symphony No.3, Op.11: 4. Finale - Vif
Alberic Magnard , L'Orchestre de la Suisse Romande , Ernest Ansermet · Liszt: Eine Faust-Symphonie; Magnard: Symphony No.3
Alberic Magnard, L'Orchestre de la Suisse Romande, Ernest Ansermet Liszt: Eine Faust-Symphonie; Magnard: Symphony No.3 9:26