What You'll Get
The Baltimore Symphony Orchestra's Off the Cuff series takes you inside classical music's greatest works, revealing the stories, secrets, scandals and twists behind them. Elgar's Enigma Variations contains a riddle that remains unsolved to this day. Elgar dedicated this work "to my friends pictured within," each of the 14 variations being a musical sketch of one of his circle of close friends, including wife Alice. The "Enigma" in the name is thought by many to be a hidden melody to a well-known tune that's woven throughout the variations. See if you can solve the riddle at this performance of the work at Music Center at Strathmore. Marin Alsop conducts.
The Fine Print
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