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2nd Sunday @ 6 Recital: Nigel Potts and Sarah Rose Taylor

Elgar Sea Pictures and Wagner Transcriptions The coupling of Elgar with Wagner is as natural as the combining of bread with butter, or gin with tonic. Elgar was passionate about Wagner’s music and, like Strauss and Mahler, made an eager distillation of Wagner’s styles and techniques in such a manner that his own artistic voice…