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Elgar, Edward 1857-1934

Overview
Works: 9,971 works in 25,001 publications in 8 languages and 187,376 library holdings
Genres: Symphonies  Concertos  Biography  Musical settings  Live sound recordings  Oratorios  Scores  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Songs and music  Music 
Roles: Author, Composer, Conductor, Arranger, Instrumentalist, Creator, Librettist, Performer, Editor, Other, Bibliographic antecedent, Contributor, Dedicatee, Adapter, Transcriber, Musician, Honoree, Compiler, Artist
Classifications: ML410.E41, B
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Most widely held works by Edward Elgar
The dream of Gerontius by Edward Elgar( )

142 editions published between 1900 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 2,079 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Elgar: The Dream of Gerontius: Oratorio in two parts for soloists, chorus and orchestra, op. 38. Text: John Henry Newman / Parry: Blest Pair of Sirens: Ode at a Solemn Music for chorus and orchestra. Text: John Milton / I Was Glad: Anthem and processional music for Edward VII's coronation
Variations on an original theme : for orchestra : op. 36 by Edward Elgar( )

284 editions published between 1899 and 2018 in 5 languages and held by 2,052 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nimrod, the ninth variation from Elgar's masterpiece Op. 36, "Enigma Variations" (1898-99) is possibly the most recognized work in the Classical repertoire. There are so many adjectives to describe this piece of genius: Stately, majestic, serious, solemn, moving, noble, languid, stoic, enduring and sublime. There are few works in the repertoire that bring forth such strong emotions as this work, which is often performed for funerals and for Remembrance Day services. Jim Tempest's arrangement, for moderately advanced performers is scored for an 11-part Brass Ensemble of: 4 Trumpets in B-flat (includes a Piccolo Trumpet part up to a high C concert), 2 Horns in F, 3 Trombones, Euphonium and Tuba. Included are substitute Horn parts for Trumpet 3 and Euphonium (this part may also be performed on the Trombone)
Concerto for violoncello and orchestra, op. 85 by Edward Elgar( )

299 editions published between 1919 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 1,865 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Edward Elgar's concerto for violoncello, his last major work, is a cleanly structured and emotionally charged composition. It is no wonder that this work is of central importance in the cello literature. Jonathan Del Mar's editorial skills show themselves in the exacting placement of dynamics, articulation and expression markings. The edition restores all Elgar's solo cello fingerings and bowings and offers a facsimile of the original solo cello part in the critical commentary. Jonathan Del Mar also documents the performing tradition of the work and its recording under Elgar's baton. This is the last word on this famous work, a reference edition for every cellist! First ever critical edition; All existing sources consulted; First ever critical commentary. - Publisher
Symphony no. 1 by Edward Elgar( )

64 editions published between 1963 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 1,522 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Symphony no. 1 in A flat, op. 55 by Edward Elgar( )

79 editions published between 1940 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 1,460 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recorded July 1985, in London
The dream of Gerontius : op. 38 by Edward Elgar( )

217 editions published between 1900 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 1,396 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Symphony no. 3 by Edward Elgar( )

42 editions published between 1988 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 1,387 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Symphony no. 2 ; Crown of India suite by Edward Elgar( )

43 editions published between 1962 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,348 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Symphony No. 2 by Edward Elgar( )

58 editions published between 1975 and 2018 in 4 languages and held by 1,226 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Symphony no. 2 in E flat, op. 63 by Edward Elgar( Recording )

77 editions published between 1927 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 1,213 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Enigma variations by Edward Elgar( )

156 editions published between 1959 and 2019 in 6 languages and held by 1,177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Variations on an Original Theme: Enigma-Variations, op. 36 / Pomp and Circumstance: Five Marches, op. 39
The Apostles by Edward Elgar( )

36 editions published between 1974 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,089 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This CD is part of an edition released to celebrate the 150th anniversary of the composer's birth, which presents all the major orchestral, choral, chamber and stage works, as well as many lesser pieces and rarities in interpretations by the 20th century's finest Elgarians
The dream of Gerontius : op. 38 by Edward Elgar( Recording )

95 editions published between 1900 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 1,088 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cello concerto by Antonín Dvořák( )

121 editions published between 1965 and 2018 in 6 languages and held by 1,047 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The much-anticipated album from the brilliant young American cellist. Alisa Weilerstein is the first cellist for many years to play the Elgar Concerto with Daniel Barenboim, and his decision to record it with her is a major statement
Violin concerto in B minor, op. 61 by Edward Elgar( Recording )

91 editions published between 1957 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 938 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

'Cockaigne' : Cello concerto ; Sea pictures by Edward Elgar( )

8 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in English and held by 919 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sea pictures : a cycle of five songs, op. 37 by Edward Elgar( )

122 editions published between 1899 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 861 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Coronation ode : op. 44 ; The spirit of England : op. 80 by Edward Elgar( )

26 editions published between 1976 and 2003 in English and Undetermined and held by 823 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Enigma variations, op. 36 by Edward Elgar( Recording )

87 editions published between 1927 and 2002 in 4 languages and held by 812 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Salut d'amour : op. 12, violin and piano by Edward Elgar( )

248 editions published between 1899 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 809 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Concerto for violoncello and orchestra, op. 85
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Concerto for violoncello and orchestra, op. 85The dream of Gerontius : op. 38The lives and times of the great composersEdward Elgar : a creative lifeElgarElgar the music makerThe Cambridge companion to Elgar
Alternative Names
Alger, Edward

E. Elgar

Edgar Elgar

Eduardus Elgar

Edvard Elgar

Edvards Elgars

Edward Alger

Edward Elgar

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Edward Elgar anglický hudobný skladateľ

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Edward Elgar Brits componist (1857-1934)

Edward Elgar compositeur britannique

Edward Elgar Compositor inglés

Edward Elgar compositore inglese

Edward Elgar englischer Komponist

Edward Elgar English composer

Edward Elgar kompozytor brytyjski

Edward William Elgar

Edware Elgar

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Elgar‏ 1857-1934

Èl'gar, È.

Elgar, E. 1857-1934

Elgar, E. (Edward), 1857-1934

Elgar, Ed.

Elgar, Edgar William

Elgar, Edgar William 1857-1934

Elgar , Edwar

Elgar, Edward

Elgar , Edward <compositore>

Elgar Edward Sir

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Elgar, Edward W. 1857-1934

Elgar, Edward Wiliam

Elgar, Edward William

Elgar Edward William 1857-1934

Elgar, Edward William 1857-1934 Sir

Elgar Edward William Sir

Elgar, Edward William, Sir, 1857-1934

Elgar, Edward William Sir, 1st Baronet

Elgar Sir Edward

Elgar, Sir Edward 1857-1934

Elgar, Sir Edward William

Elgaras

Elgaras E.

Elgaras Edvardas

Elgaras Edwardas

Elgard, Edward William 1857-1934

Elgars

Elgars Edvards

Elgars, Edvards Viljams, 1857-1934

Francke, Gustav.

Francke Gustav 1857-1934

Sir Edward Elgar

Sir Edward William Elgar, 1st Baronet

Έντουαρντ Έλγκαρ

Едвард Елгар

Едуард Елгар

Эдуард Элгар

Элгар

Эльгар Э.

Эльгар, Э. (Эдуард), 1857-1934

Эльгар, Эдуард, 1857-1934

אדוארד אלגר

إدوارد إلجار

ادوارد الگار

에드워드 엘가

엘가

엘가, 에드워드 1857-1934

엘가, 에드워드 윌리엄 1857-1934

エドワード・エルガー

エルガー

エルガー, E

エルガー, エドワード

爱德华·埃尔加 英國作曲家

愛德華·艾爾加

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