Sea Pictures, Op.37 (Elgar, Edward)

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Publisher. Info. London: Boosey & Co., 1899.
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Publisher. Info. London: Boosey & Co., 1899. Plate H. 2670.
Reprinted London: Boosey & Hawkes, n.d.(after 1930). Plate 857.
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Work Title Sea Pictures
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Composer Elgar, Edward
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. Op.37
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 5 songs
  1. Sea Slumber Song
  2. In Haven (Capri)
  3. Sabbath Morning at Sea
  4. Where Corals Lie
  5. The Swimmer
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1899 July (except for No.5)
First Performance. 1899-10-05 in Norwich, Norfolk and Norwich Festival
Clara Butt (contralto), Festival orchestra, Edward Elgar (conductor)
First Publication. 1900
Librettist 1. Roden Noel (1834-1894)
2. Alice Elgar (1848-1920)
3. Elizabeth Barrett Browning (1806-1861)
4. Richard Garnett (1835-1906)
5. Adam Lindsay Gordon (1836-1870)
Language English
Dedication Clara Butt
Average DurationAvg. Duration 24 minutes
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Early 20th century
Piece Style Romantic
Instrumentation Contralto with Orchestra
Solo - contralto
Orchestra
2 flutes, 2 oboes, 2 clarinets (A), 2 bassoons, contrabassoon (No.5 only)
4 horns (F) (3, 4 tacet Nos.2, 4), 2 trumpets (A) (tacet Nos.2, 4),
3 trombones (tacet Nos.2, 4), tuba (tacet Nos.2, 4)
timpani (tacet Nos.2, 4), bass drum, gong, cymbals (tacet Nos.2, 3, 4),
organ (tacet Nos.1, 2, 4, 'ad lib.' No.5), harp, strings
External Links Wikipedia article
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Misc. Comments

  • Published in 1900 despite copyright date (meant to be published by Novello, so copyright 1899, but delayed and published in 1900 due to disagreements. See Wikipedia article.)