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S. Barber: Sonata for violoncello and piano, Op. 6
E. Elgar: Sea Pictures, Op. 37
E. Elgar: Symphony No 1, Op. 55
E. Elgar: Violin Sonata, Op. 82
E. Elgar: String Quartet, Op. 83
E. Elgar: Piano Quintet, Op. 84