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Manuscript Created date: 1899
Edward Elgar’s Variations on an Original Theme, op.36 or 'Enigma' Variations as they are known today was the first work ...
Edward Elgar’s Violin Concerto in B minor, Opus 61 was composed between 1909 and 1910 and dedicated to the violinist Fri...
Musical score Created date: 1898-99
Edward Elgar’s Enigma Variations on an Original Theme was one of the first works to bring this English composer to publi...
Musical score, Manuscript
In artistic terms, World War One is mostly remembered through literature and poetry. Composers however responded to the ...
Letter Created date: 24 October 1898
In this letter, dated 24 October 1898, Elgar mentions to his close friend and publisher August Jaeger (1860–1909) that h...
Manuscript Created date: 1898
Elgar often created sketches for pieces that he would develop and rework before reaching the final version of a work. In...
Manuscript Created date: 1932-1934
Elgar did not complete his Third Symphony before his death in February 1934, but as was his compositional practice he pr...
Musical score Created date: 1916-1917
World War One came at a time of transition for English composers. The older generation were at the end of their reign, a...