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

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    Cello Concerto in E Minor, Op.85: IV. Allegro - Moderato - Allegro, ma non troppo - Poco più lento - AdagioEdward Elgar, Natalie Clein/Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra/Vernon Handley, Vernon Handley, Royal Liverpool Philharmonic OrchestraElgar: Cello Concerto
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    Violin Sonata No. 1 in D Minor: I. Allegro leggiadroJohn Ireland, Lucy Gould, Benjamin FrithIreland: Violin Sonatas Nos. 1 & 2 - Cello Sonata
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    Violin Sonata No. 1 in D Minor: III. Rondo: Allegro sciolto assaiJohn Ireland, Lucy Gould, Benjamin FrithIreland: Violin Sonatas Nos. 1 & 2 - Cello Sonata
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    3 Pieces For Orchestra, Op.6: 1. Praeludium (Prelude)Alban Berg, Wiener Philharmoniker, Claudio AbbadoAlban Berg Collection
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    3 Pieces For Orchestra, Op.6: 2. Reigen (Round Dance)Alban Berg, Wiener Philharmoniker, Claudio AbbadoAlban Berg Collection
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    Piano Sonata: I. Lento ma non troppo - Andante ben moderato - Allegro energicoFrank Bridge, Malcolm BinnsBax, Ireland & Bridge: English Piano Sonatas
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    Piano Sonata: III. Lento - Allegro ma non troppoFrank Bridge, Malcolm BinnsBax, Ireland & Bridge: English Piano Sonatas
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