Elgar: Works for Woodwind Quintet

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COMPOSERS: Elgar
LABELS: Chandos
ALBUM TITLE: Elgar
WORKS: Works for Woodwind Quintet
PERFORMER: Athena Ensemble
CATALOGUE NO: CHAN 241-33 ADD (1978)
Elgar was a slow

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developer, and these

pieces written in

his youth are hardly

prophetic – but

they’re craftsmanlike, charming

and fun. This pioneering recording

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stands up well,