Edward Elgar (1857–1934)

Top Elgar pieces

Edward Elgar (1857-1934 : England) Conductor: John Barbirolli Ensemble: London Symphony Orchestra Soloists: Jacqueline du Pre Record label: EMI Catalogue ID: CMS 5673412

Edward Elgar (1857-1934 : England) Conductor: Vernon Handley Ensemble: Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra Soloists: Natalie Clein Record label: EMI Catalogue ID: 5014092

Edward Elgar Conductor: Vernon Handley Ensemble: London Philharmonic Orchestra Record label: EMI Catalogue ID: 5753052

Edward Elgar (1857-1934 : England) Conductor: Vernon Handley Ensemble: Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra Soloists: Natalie Clein Record label: EMI Catalogue ID: 5014092

Edward Elgar (1857-1934 : England) Conductor: Simon Rattle Ensemble: City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra Record label: EMI Catalogue ID: CDC 5550012

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Leonard Elschenbroich and Edward Elgar

Elgar's Cello Concerto: a work torn between nostalgia for the past and fear of the future

Nimrod string quartet

This stunning string quartet rendition of Elgar's 'Nimrod' will give you goosebumps

mobile phone concert etiquette

Is it OK to use your mobile phone during a concert?

Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra

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Elgar Nimrod makes us cry

A detailed explanation of why Elgar’s Nimrod makes you break down in uncontrollable tears

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