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Elgar, Edward (William)

composer, compositore, conductor


born: 02 Jun 1857 Broadheath, Worcestershire / county, England Source: 1  

born: 1857  

died: 1934  
died: 23 Feb 1934 Worcester, Worcestershire / county, England Source: 1  
died: ------------ London, England Source: 2  

date of Variety obit: 27 Feb 1934  

active: Baltimore, Maryland / state, USA  

perf: 1905 Bologna, Italy  
perf: 1906 Venezia, Italy (La Fenici)  
perf: 1911 Venezia, Italy (La Fenici)  
perf: 1921 Venezia, Italy (La Fenici)  
perf: 1922 Venezia, Italy (La Fenici)  
perf: 1930 Parma, Italy (Reinach)  
perf: 1931 Venezia, Italy (La Fenici)  

The Music Sack has 525 items with information about Edward (William) Elgar
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 1998

Index

The above item is part of :
Larkin, Colin
The encyclopedia of popular music
Third edition
New York: Macmillan, 1998, 8 v.

Number of People : 43,747


 1996

Johnson, Bengt Emil
Stora sten, december
Musik (Sweden) N1:26-7 Jan 1996
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Number of People : 1


 1996

Burden, M.
Reports Purcell and Elgar
Early Music 24:180-82 N1 1996
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Number of People : 1


 1996

Newbould, Brian
Never done before : Elgar's other enigma
Music & Letters 77:228-41 N2 1996
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Number of People : 1


 1996

Bartel, D.
Love lives of the great composers
Chamber Music: 13:22-7+ N2 1996
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Number of People : 1


 1996

Neufeld, G.
Structure, symbolism, and thematic transformation in Edward Elgar's The Dream of Gerontius
Choral Journal 36:9-14 N8 1996
       facs mus notes

Number of People : 1


 1996

Krohn, N.
Elgar : Cellokonsert i e-moll
Nye Musikken 5:39-41 N1 1996
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       Note: innspillinger

Number of People : 1


 1996

Elgar's Second Symphony : 1944
Classic Cd N72:97 Apr 1996
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Number of People : 1


 1996

Matthew-Walker, Robert
Choral CDs Elgar : the Music Makers, Dream Children, Elegy Etc. (J. Rigby, mezzo; BBC Symphony Orchestra & Chorus, A. Davis) (Teldec)
Choir & Organ 4:60 N1 1996

Number of People : 1


 1996

Talbot, J.
An Elgarian for our time
Classic Cd N72:46 Apr 1996

Number of People : 1


 1995

Beaujean, Alfred
Klassik-CDs Edward Elgar : Enigma Variations Op. 36, Grania and Diarmid Op. 42, Falstaff Op. 68 (City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra, Sir Simon Rattle) (EMI)
Stereoplay N4:141 Apr 1995
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Number of People : 1


 1995

Dibble, Jeremy C.
Parry, Stanford and the pursuit of the British symphony 1880-1910
Brio 32:3-19 N1 1995
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Number of People : 1


 1995

Classical music reviews Elgar : Cello Concerto
Lalo : Cello Concerto (Noras; Finnish Radio Symphony, Saraste) (Finlandia)
Stereo Review 60:84 Aug 1995
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Number of People : 1


 1995

Broadbent, Marguerite
Broadbent, Terry
An Edwardian quintet
Marguerite Broadbent [and] Terry Broadbent
Wilmslow, Cheshire: North West Player Piano Association, 1995, 92 p.

Number of People : 5


 1995

Classical music reviews Debussy : Images for Orchestra
Elgar : Enigma Variations (Berlin Philharmonic, Levine) (Sony)
Stereo Review 60:91 Jul 1995
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Number of People : 1


 1995

Talbot, J.
Review / CDs Elgar : Cello Concerto
Vaughan Williams : In the Fen Country
Purcell : Suite from Abdelazar
Britten : Young Person's Guide to the Orchestra (Z. Nelsova (cello); BBC Symphony Orchestra, Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra, Sir Charles Groves (cond.), Sir Malcolm Sargent (cond.)) (BBC Radio Classics)
Strad: 106:845 Aug 1995

Number of People : 1


 1995

Beaujean, Alfred
Klassik-CDs Edward Elgar: Symphonie Nr. 2 Es-dur Op. 63, Cockaigne-Overtuere Op. 40 (London Symphony Orchestra, Andre Previn) (Philips)
Stereoplay N5:142 May 1995
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Number of People : 1


 1995

Porter, Andrew
The Spanish Lady; Cambridge University Opera Society in West Road Concert Hall, November 26
Opera (England) 46:237-8 Feb 1995

Number of People : 1


 1995

Anderson, R.
Performance reviews
Musical Times, 136:53 Jan 1995

Number of People : 1


 1995

Bowmen, David
A-Level : Advanced level history anal [sic] analysis; Notes on chronological Group IV from the London Anthology of Music; three progressives; LAM 81 : Elgar, The Dream of Gerontius, part II
Music Teacher 74:20-21+ Nov 1995
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Number of People : 1


 1995

Canby, Edward Tatnall
Classical recordings Brahms : Serenade No. 1
Elgar : In the South, Op. 50 (Ochestra [sic] Filarmonica della Scala, Riccardo Muti) (Sony Classical CD)
Audio 79:81 Aug 1995
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Number of People : 1


 1995

Blain, T.
Elgar's second symphony
Classic Cd N57:50-53 Jan 1995
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Number of People : 1


 1995

Nomi Citati Nella Cronologia

p. 581-637 In:
Vetro, Gaspare nello
Teatro Reinach 1871-1944 : gli spettacoli musicali opere concerti operette
Parma: Comune di Parma - Archivo storico Teatro Regio, 1995, 653 p.

Number of People : 4,465


 1995

Stowell, Robin
Review / CDs Elgar : Violin Concerto in B Minor
Bruch : Violin Concerto No. 1 in G Minor (Leland Chen (violin), Arnhem Philharmonic Orchestra, Yehudi Menuhin [Elgar], Roberto Benzi [Bruch] (conductors)) (Upbeat Classics)
Strad: 106:963 Sep 1995

Number of People : 1


 1994

Reviews / classical music Elgar : Violin Concerto (Zukerman; Saint Louis Symphony, Slatkin) (RCA)
Stereo Review 59:109 Mar 1994

Number of People : 1


 1994

Music for theatre
Musical Opinion 117:30 Jan 1994
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       Note: Elgar's Rondo

Number of People : 1


 1994

Mellers, Wilfred Howard
Elgar, ego and England
Choir & Organ 2:14-18 N5 1994
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Number of People : 1


 1994

Alt, Y.C.
Famous opus 50s
Classic Cd N50:36-7 Jul 1994
       port

Number of People : 1


 1994

Saremba, Meinhard
Elgar, Britten & Co
Eine Geschichte der britischen Musik in zwolf Portraits
Zurich: M & T Verlag, 1994, 509 p.

Number of People : 12


 1994

Karolyi, Otto
Modern British music.
The second British musical renaissance; from Elgar to P. Maxwell Davies
London: Associated University Presses, 1994

Number of People : 30


 1994

Wendel, Wolfgang
Klassik Edward Elgar : Violinkonzert h-moll op. 61 (Dmitri Sitkovetzky, Violine; Royal Philharmonic Orchestra; Yehudi Menuhin) (Virgin Classics)
Stereoplay N9:142 Sep 1994

Number of People : 1


 1994

Saremba, Meinhard
Elgar, Britten & Co
Eine Geschichte der britischen Musik in zwolf Portraits
Zurich: M & T Verlag, 1994, 509 p.

Number of People : 15


 1994

Booker, Mary
Music-making in the British Isles from 1890 to 1990
Ilfracombe, Devon: Arthur H. Stockwell, 1994, 172 p.

Number of People : 32


 1994

Reviews / classical music Elgar : Cello Concerto; Enigma Variations; Froissart Overture (Cohen; Royal Philharmonic, Mackerras) (Argo)
Stereo Review 59:148 Feb 1994

Number of People : 1


 1994

Booker, Mary
Music-making in the British Isles from 1890 to 1990
Devon: Arthur H. Stockwell, 1994, 172 p.

Number of People : 31


 1994

Fielden, Jan
Composers' letters
Edited by Jan Fielden
London: Marginalia Press, 1994, 193 p.

Number of People : 39


 1994

Ainsley, R.
Composers on holiday
Classic Cd N52:34-5 Sep 1994
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Number of People : 1


 1994

Classical music reviews Elgar : Violin Concerto (Sitkovetzky; Royal Philharmonic, Menuhin) (Virgin)
Stereo Review 59:146+ Dec 1994

Number of People : 1


 1994

Searson, C.
First-night fiascos
Classic Cd N45:40-41 Feb 1994
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Number of People : 1


 1994

Classical music reviews Elgar : Violin Concerto; Introduction and Allegro (Takezawa; Bavarian Radio Symphony, C. Davis) (RCA Victor)
Stereo Review 59:95 Jul 1994

Number of People : 1


 1994

Index of Artists

p. 1263-1325 In:
Kelly, Alan
His Master's Voice
Die Stimme seines Herrn. The German catalogue
Westport, Connecticut: Greenwood Press, 1994, 1325 p.

Number of People : 2,206


 1994

Edward Elgar jako "dyrygent na odleglosc"
Ruch Muzyczny 38:7 N23 1994

Number of People : 1


 1993

Menuhin, Yehudi
Elgarian authority
Gramophone 70:13 Feb 1993
       port

Number of People : 1


 1993

Achenbach, A.
Elgar's Second Symphony
Gramophone 71:28-9+ Sep 1993
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Number of People : 1


 1993

Concerts (LSO)
Musical Opinion 116:27 Jan 1993

Number of People : 1


 1993

Friesenhagen, A.
Ein englisches Oratorium als Wegbereiter : Anmerkungen zu Form und Anlage von Edward Elgars The Dream of Gerontius
Orchester, Das 41:927-34 N9 1993
       facs il mus port

Number of People : 1


 1993

Fanselau, Rainer
Elgars Cello-Konzert
Zum Ausklang der Romantik in England
Musik & Bildung 25:26-31 Jul-Aug 1993
       il mus

Number of People : 1


 1993

Sadie, Julie Anne Vertrees
At home with the masters
Gramophone 71:11 Oct 1993
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Number of People : 1


 1993

Wilson, C.R.
In brief : Elgar, Naylor and The Cobbler's Jig : an enquiry reopened
Music & Letters 74:39-43 N1 1993
       score

Number of People : 1


 1993

Ainsley, R.
Elgar's forgotten masterpiece
Classic Cd N34:18-19 Mar 1993
       ports

Number of People : 1


 1993

The Spanish Lady : Sketches for an Opera in Two Acts
Ed. by P. M. Young.
Music & Letters 74:146-8 N1 1993
       Note: London, Novello, 1991. u99.95

Number of People : 1


 1993

Hodgkins, Geoffrey
Elgar : a bibliography
Music Review: 54:24-62 N1 1993

Number of People : 1


 1993

Reviews / CDs Elgar : Caractacus; Severn Suite (Judith Howarth, Arthur Davies, David Wilson-Johnson, Alastair Miles, Stephen Roberts; London Symphony Orchestra & Chorus/Richard Hickox) (Chandos)
Musical Times, 134:351 Jun 1993

Number of People : 1


 1993

Simmons, W.
Classical recordings Elgar : the Apostles; the Light of Life : Meditation (Sir Adrian Boult conducting; Sheila Armstrong, soprano (Blessed Virgin, Angel); Helen Watts, contralto (Mary Magdalene); Robert Tear, tenor (St. John); Benjamin Luxon, bass (St. Peter); Clifford Grant, bass (Judas); John Carol Case, bass (Jesus); Choir of Downe House School, London Philharmonic Choir, and London Philharmonic Orchestra) (EMI, 2 CDs)
Fanfare 17:159-60 N1 1993

Number of People : 1


 1993

Anderson, R.
Elgar's musical style
Musical Times, 134:689-90+ Dec 1993
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Number of People : 1


 1993

Stewart, A.
Elgar's Dream of Gerontius
Classic Cd N42:32-7 Nov 1993
       biog il ports
       Note: includes chronology

Number of People : 1


 1993

Zukerman, P.
Elgar's incredible journey
Classic Cd N42:30-31 Nov 1993

Number of People : 1


 1993

Klassik Symphonie Nr. 1 As-dur u.a. (Baltimore Symphony Orchestra, David Zinman) (Telarc CD)
Stereoplay N1:163 Jan 1993
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Number of People : 1


 1993

Holmes, John L.
Conductors on composers
Westport, Connecticut: Greenwood Press, 1993, 272 p.

Number of People : 70


 1992

Klassik Edward Elgar : Symphonie Nr. 1 As-dur op. 55, Pomp and Circumstance Nr. 1 und 4 op. 39 (Philharmonia Orchestra, Giuseppe Sinopoli) (DG)
Stereoplay N9:173 Sep 1992
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Number of People : 1


 1992

Little, P.
Elgar's Four Part-Songs, Opus 53
Studies in Music (Australia) N26:48-61 1992
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Number of People : 1


 1992

Classical music reviews Elgar : the Wand of Youth, Suites I and II, Op. 1a/b; Dream Children, Op. 43; Nursery Suite; Starlight Express, Op. 78, Overture and Finale (Indianapolis Symphony Orchestra, Raymond Leppard, conductor) (Koss Classics)
Stereo Review 57:84 May 1992

Number of People : 1


 1992

Sparrer, Walter-Wolfgang
Heister, Hanns-Werner
Komponisten der Gegenwart
Edition Text+Kritik
Herausgegeben von Hanns-Werner Heister und Walter-Wolfgang Sparrer
1992

Number of People : 466


 1992

Classical music reviews Elgar : Cello Concerto in E Minor, Op. 85
Tchaikovsky : Variations on a Rococo Theme, Op. 33 (Mischa Maisky (cello); Philharmonia Orchestra, Giuseppe Sinopoli conductor) (Deutsche Grammophon)
Stereo Review 57:99 Jun 1992

Number of People : 1


 1992

Classical recordings Elgar : Enigma Variations and Falstaff (Montreal Symphony Orchestra, Charles Dutoit) (London CD)
Audio 76:88 Mar 1992

Number of People : 1


 1992

Little, P.
Elgar's Four Part-Songs, Opus 53
Studies in Music (Australia) N26:48-61 1992
       mus notes

Number of People : 1


 1992

Kent, C.
Dibble, Jeremy C.
Elgar's arrangement of Carafa's Introduction and Bolero
Music Review: 53:262-7 N4 1992
       facs mus notes

Number of People : 1


 1992

High notes
Musical Opinion 115:181 May 1992
       Note: Leonard Slatkin to be awarded Elgar Medal

Number of People : 1


 1992

Classical recordings Elgar : Enigma Variations and Falstaff (Montreal Symphony Orchestra, Charles Dutoit) (London CD)
Audio 76:88 Mar 1992

Number of People : 1


 1992

Denton, D.
The remains of the day
Strad: 103:850+ Sep 1992
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Number of People : 1


 1992

Classical recordings Elgar : Pomp and Circumstances Marches, Cockaigne Overture, Other Ceremonial Marches (Royal Philharmonic Orch. Sir Yehudi Menuhin) (Virgin Classics CD)
Audio 76:98-9 Oct 1992

Number of People : 1


 1992

McKelvey, J.P.
Overview 20th century British symphonies
American Record Guide 55:6-8 N3 1992
       discog

Number of People : 1


 1992

Klassik Edward Elgar : Symphony No. 1 op. 55, Pomp and Circumstance Marches 1, 3, 4 op. 39 (BBC Symphony Orchestra, Andrew Davis) (Teldec)
Stereoplay N3:151 Mar 1992
       port

Number of People : 1


 1991

Organ CD review (Roger Fisher Plays Elgar) (Motette CD)
Musical Opinion 114:452-3 Dec 1991

Number of People : 1


 1991

Klassik Edward Elgar : Enigma-Variationen; Falstaff (Orchestre Symphonique de Montreal, Charles Dutoit) (Decca)
Stereoplay N6:166 Jun 1991
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Number of People : 1


 1991

Bierley, Paul E.
Rehrig, William H.
The heritage encyclopedia of band music : composers and their music
Edited by Paul E. Bierley
William H. Rehrig
Westerville, Ohio: Integrity Press, 1991

Number of People : 8,916


 1991

Festivals
Musical Opinion 114:105-6 Mar 1991
       Note: The Three Choirs

Number of People : 1


 1991

CDs (The Piano Music of Ivor Gurney and Elgar) (Gamut label)
Musical Opinion 114:179 May 1991

Number of People : 1


 1991

Festivals
Musical Opinion 114:260-61 Jul 1991
       Note: Towards the Millenium concert series

Number of People : 1


 1991

Classical recordings Elgar : Symphony No. 1 (Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, Sir Yehudi Menuhin) (Virgin Classics CD)
Audio 75:93 Nov 1991
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Number of People : 1


 1991

Darasse, Xavier
Catagrel, Gilles
Roubinet, Michel
Sabatier, Francois
Guillard, Georges
Francois-Sappey, Brigitte
Guide de la musique d'orgue
Sous la direction de Gilles Catagrel avec la collaboratino de Xavier Darasse, Brigitte Francois-Sappey, Georges Guillard, Michel Roubinet, Francois Sabatier
Fayard, 1991, 840 p.

Number of People : 250


 1991

Blyth, Alan
Choral music on record
Edited by Alan Blyth
Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1991, 309 p.

Number of People : 18


 1991

Klassik Edward Elgar: Pomp and Circumstance Marches, Coronation, Empire, Imperial, Triumphal March, Cockaigne (Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, Sir Yehudi Menuhin) (Virgin)
Stereoplay N8:168 Aug 1991
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Number of People : 1


 1991

Little, P.
A strange story : Lytton's novel and Elgar's quintet
Music Review: 52:195+ N3 1991
       il mus notes

Number of People : 1


 1991

Reviews / CDs Elgar : Concerto for Cello and Orchestra in E Minor, Op. 85
Tchaikovsky : Variations on a Rococo Theme for Cello and Orchestra, Op. 33
Dvorak : Rondo in G Minor for Cello and Orchestra, Op. 94 (P. Tortelier (cello), Royal Ph
Strad: 102:898 Oct 1991

Number of People : 1


 1991

Grogan, C.
'My dear analyst' : some observations on Elgar's correspondence with A. J. Jager regarding the Apostles project
Music & Letters 72:57-60 N1 1991
       mus

Number of People : 1


 1991

Reviews / CDs Elgar : Concerto for Cello and Orchestra in E Minor, Op. 85
Tchaikovsky : Variations on a Rococo Theme for Cello and Orchestra, Op. 33 (Mischa Maisky (cello), Philharmonia Orchestra conducted by Giuseppe Sinopoli) (Deutsche Grammophon)ilharmonic Orchestra, Sir Charles Groves, conductor) (RPO)
Strad: 102:898 Oct 1991

Number of People : 1


 1991

A question of honour
Delius Society Journal: N107:32-4 Summer/autumn 1991
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       Note: Dieren's request of Elgar's aid in medal for Delius

Number of People : 1


 1991

Best recordings of the month Elgar : Symphony No. 2, in E-flat Major, Op. 63 (Royal Philharmonic, Yehudi Menuhin, conductor) (Virgin)
Stereo Review 56:67-8 Aug 1991

Number of People : 1


 1991

Klassik Edward Elgar : Enigma-Variationen; Falstaff (Orchestre Symphonique de Montreal, Charles Dutoit) (Decca)
Stereoplay N6:166 Jun 1991
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Number of People : 1


 1991

High notes
Musical Opinion 114:439 Dec 1991
       Note: Elgar Birthplace Development Appeal launched

Number of People : 1


 1991

Grogan, C.
'My dear analyst' : some observations on Elgar's correspondence with A. J. Jager regarding the Apostles project
Music & Letters 72:48-60 N1 1991
       mus

Number of People : 1


 1990

Concerts.
Musical Opinion 113:169 May 1990

Number of People : 1


 1990

Delius and Elgar
A Midlands branch talk by Christopher Redwood.
Delius Society Journal: N103:20 Winter 1990

Number of People : 1


 1990

Jones, A.C.
An Elgar curiosity
Classical Guitar 9:14-16 Nov 1990
       mus

Number of People : 1


 1990

Stevens, D.
Letters (recordings by London Philharmonic and Royal Philharmonic). A.B. Mendillo. Reply
Musical America 110:26+ N5 1990

Number of People : 1


 1990

Holmes, John L.
Composers on composers
New York: Greenwood Press, 1990, 189 p.

Number of People : 85


 1990

Grogan, C.
Elgar's "high art"
Musical Times, 131:545 Oct 1990
       Note: new edition

Number of People : 1


 1990

The Concertos
Ed. by R. Anderson and J.N. Moore.
Music & Letters 71:611-13 N4 1990
       Note: London, Novello, 1988. 2v u64.95 u37.95

Number of People : 1


 1990

Recordings in review Elgar : the Kingdom, Op. 51
Bach-Elgar : Fantasia and Fugue in C Minor [BWV 537], Op. 86
Handel-Elgar : Overture in D Minor (Y. Kenney; A. Hodgson; C. Gillett; B. Luxon; London Philharmonic Orchestra and Choir, L. Slatkin, conductor) (RCA Victor CDs); Elgar; the Kingdom, Op. 51; Sospiri, Op. 70; Sursum Corda, Op. 11 (M. Marshall; F. Palmer; A. Davies; D. Wilson-Johnson; London Symphony Orchestra and Chorus, R. Hickox, conductor) (Chandos CDs)
Classical 2:44-5 May 1990
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Number of People : 1


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