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Reviews 29 July

Album reviews and new releases: Rarely heard Mozart, film favourites and vintage Elgar

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You don't know this, but Elgar was one of the most tragic figures in classical music

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Why does Elgar’s Cello Concerto make us cry? A top cellist explains

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Pinchas Zukerman: Elgar and Vaughan Williams

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These five pieces have never reached No.1 in the Classic FM Hall of Fame – but you could change that

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Elgar: Sea Pictures/Polonia/Pomp & Circumstance - Hallé/Elder

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Watch exclusive videos of Yo-Yo Ma introducing tracks from his new album

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Elgar: Coronation Ode

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A guide to why Elgar’s The Dream of Gerontius is the most epic choral stupendousness

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Elgar: The Dream of Gerontius - the complete text

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Ave Maria

Black and white memorial angel

Elgar’s 'Nimrod' is the most popular classical piece for funerals

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Land of Hope and Glory: an English anthem written by our most German composer

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Elgar - Wand of Youth Suites: Full Works Concert Highlight of the Week

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Meet the friends of Elgar who inspired the Enigma Variations

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Elgar: Music for Powick Asylum

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Elgar 'Banksy' sparks controversy