Elgar, Sir Edward

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Born: Broadheath (near Worcester) June 2, 1857

Died: Worcester, February 23, 1934

Major Works:

  • Orchestral Music:
    • Variations on an Original Theme (Enigma)
    • Symphony No. 2 in E-flat major
    • Concerto in B minor for violin and orchestra
    • Pomp and Circumstance, March No. 2
  • Other Works:
    • The Dream of Gerontius
    • Symphony No. 1 in A-flat major
    • Concerto in E minor for cello and orchestra
    • Cockaigne, concert overture
    • Falstaff, symphonic study
    • Introduction and Allegro for string quartet and orchestra

Source: Cross, Milton, and David Ewen. 1962. Milton Cross' Encyclopedia of the Great Composers and Their Music. Garden City, New York: Doubleday.

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