In the South (Alassio), Op. 50, is a concert overture composed by Edward Elgar during a family holiday in Italy in the winter of 1903 to 1904. More than twenty minutes long, it may also be considered a "tone poem".
The work is dedicated "To my friend Leo F. Schuster".
Performances & Interviews
- Elgar: In the Southhttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p01rpl9j.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p01rpl9j.jpg2014-05-01T11:49:00.000ZMark Elder explores Elgar's concert overture, In the South.https://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p01y9x91
Elgar: In the SouthMark Elder explores Elgar's concert overture, In the South.
- Elgar: In The Southhttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p01vxqpr.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p01vxqpr.jpg2014-07-09T15:17:00.000ZIn this Proms Music Guide, Stephen Johnson talks about Elgar's In The South.https://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p022hnq9
Elgar: In The SouthIn this Proms Music Guide, Stephen Johnson talks about Elgar's In The South.