Edward Elgar

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Elgar was one of the most celebrated musicians at the turn of the 20th century, hailed as the greatest English-born composer since Purcell.
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Compositions

Year Title
1918 '?', for piano Keyboard
1878 Adagio Cantabile "Mrs Winslow's Soothing Syrup", for 2 flutes, oboe, clarinet & bassoon Chamber Music Quintet
1932 Adieu, for piano Keyboard Character Piece
1881 Air de ballet (3 versions: piano (as "Pastourelle"); 2 violins & piano; military band) Keyboard
1885 Allegretto (on 5 notes), for violin & piano Chamber Music
1901 Allegro, concert solo for piano, Op. 46 Keyboard Character Piece
1879 Alphonsa Gavotte, for 2 flutes, 2 oboes, clarinet & bassoon Chamber Music
1901 Always and Everywhere, song for voice & piano Vocal Music
1878 Andante con variazione "Evesham Andante", for 2 flutes, oboe, clarinet & bassoon Chamber Music Quintet
1909 The Angelus, partsong for chorus, Op. 56/1 Choral
1901 The Apostles, oratorio for soloists, choruses & orchestra, Op. 49 Choral Oratorio
1914 Arabian Serenade, song for voice & piano Vocal Music Song
1923 Arrangement: G.F. Handel's "Chandos Anthem No. 2" as "Overture", for orchestra in D minor Orchestral
1878 Arrangement: G.F. Handel's Overture to "Ariodante", mvt.3, for orchestra Orchestral
1921 Arrangement: J.S. Bach's Fantasia & Fugue in C minor (BWV 537), for orchestra, Op. 86 Orchestral Fugue
1887 As I laye a-thinkynge, song for voice & piano Vocal Music
1879 L'Assomoir, quadrilles (5) for band Band Music
1887 Ave Maria gratia plena, motet for chorus, Op. 2/2 Choral Sacred music
1887 Ave maris stella, motet for chorus, Op. 2/3 Choral Sacred music
1887 Ave verum, motet for chorus, Op. 2/1 Choral Sacred music
1896 The Banner of St George, ballad for chorus, organ & orchestra, Op. 33 Choral
1896 Bavarian Dances (3), for orchestra, Op. 27b Orchestral
1928 Beau Brummel, incidental music Orchestral Incidental Music
1882 Benedictus, offertory for chorus, strings & organ (incomplete) Choral Mass Ordinary
1918 Big Streamers, for unison chorus & piano Choral
1914 The Birthright, for unison boys' chorus, bugle & drums Choral
1888 The Black Knight, cantata for chorus & orchestra, Op. 25 Choral Cantata
1882 La blonde, polka for band Band Music
1884 Blumine, polka for band Band Music
1924 The British Empire March, for orchestra Orchestral
1914 The Brook, song for children for voice & piano Vocal Music
1879 La brunette, quadrilles (5) for band Band Music
1912 Cantique, for organ, orchestra or piano, Op. 3 Orchestral Song
1891 La capricieuse -- morceau de genre, for violin & piano, Op. 17 Chamber Music Character Piece
1898 Caractacus, cantata for soloists, chorus & orchestra, Op. 35 Choral Cantata
1914 Carillon, for reciter, organ & orchestra, Op. 75 Vocal Music
1913 Carissima, for small orchestra (or piano) Orchestral Character Piece
1919 Cello Concerto in E minor, Op. 85 Concerto Concerto
1872 Chantant, for piano Keyboard
1899 Characteristic Pieces (3), for orchestra, Op. 10 Orchestral Suite
1914 Chariots of the Lord, for voice & orchestra (or piano) Vocal Music
1909 A child asleep, song for voice & piano Vocal Music
1907 A Christmas Greeting, carol for tenor & bass ad lib, chorus, 2 violins & piano, Op. 52 Choral
1923 Civic Fanfare, for orchestra (without violins) & organ Orchestral Fanfare
1900 Cockaigne Overture ("In London Town"), concert overture for orchestra & organ, Op. 40 Orchestral Overture: Concert
1901 Come, gentle night, song for voice & piano Vocal Music
1911 Coronation March, for orchestra, Op. 65 Orchestral March
1901 Coronation Ode ("Land of Hope and Glory"), for soloists, chorus & orchestra, Op. 44 Choral
Credo, for chorus & organ in E minor Choral Credo
1912 The Crown of India, imperial masque in 2 tableaux for alto, bass, chorus & orchestra, Op. 66 Miscellaneous (Classical)
1911 The Crown of India, suite for orchestra Orchestral Suite
1914 Death on the Hills, for chorus, Op. 72 Choral Secular music
1916 Le drapeau belge, for reciter & orchestra, Op. 79 Vocal Music
1902 Dream Children, for small orchestra (or piano), Op. 43 Orchestral Tone Poem
1900 The Dream of Gerontius, oratorio for soloists, chorus & orchestra, Op. 38 Choral Oratorio
1899 Dry those Fair, those Crystal Eyes, song for voice & piano Vocal Music
1887 Duet, for trombone & double bass Chamber Music Duet
1888 Ecce sacerdos magnus, gradual for chorus & orchestra (or organ) Choral
Echo's Dance, for piano Keyboard
1909 Elegy, for string orchestra, Op. 58 Orchestral Elegy
1898 Enigma Variations, for orchestra, Op. 36 Orchestral Theme & Variations
1878 Etude caprice, for solo violin Chamber Music
1892 Études caractéristiques (6), for solo violin, Op. 24 Chamber Music
1905 Evening Scene, for chorus Choral
1913 Falstaff, symphonic study for orchestra in C minor, Op. 68 Orchestral Symphony
1914 Falstaff: Two Interludes, for piano (from the orchestral work) Keyboard
1914 Fear not, O Land, harvest anthem for chorus & organ Choral Anthem
1916 Fight for Right, ballad for voice, chorus & piano Choral
1907 Follow The Colours, for chorus & orchestra Choral
1917 The Fringes of the Fleet, pieces (4) for baritone solo, 3 baritones & orchestra Vocal Music
1890 Froissart, concert overture for orchestra, Op. 19 Orchestral Overture: Concert
1902 From the Greek Anthology, partsongs (5) for male chorus, Op. 45 Choral
1883 Fugue, for violin & oboe in D minor Chamber Music
1885 Gavotte ("Morceau de salon"), for violin & piano in A major Chamber Music Gavotte
1879 Gigue, for 2 flutes, oboe, clarinet & bassoon Chamber Music
1914 Give unto the Lord (Psalm 29), anthem for chorus, organ & orchestra ad lib, Op. 74 Choral Sacred music
1909 Go, Song of Mine, partsong for double chorus, Op. 57 Choral Part Song
1929 Goodmorrow, for chorus Choral
1901 Grania and Diarmid, incidental music, Op. 42 Orchestral Incidental Music
1897 Grete Malverne on a rocke, for chorus Choral
1884 Griffinesque, for piano (revised as "Presto") Keyboard
1878 Harmony Music No.1 ("Shed No.1"), for 2 flutes, oboe, clarinet & bassoon Chamber Music
1878 Harmony Music No.2 ("Shed No.2"), for 2 flutes, oboe, clarinet & bassoon Chamber Music
1878 Harmony Music No.3 ("Shed No.3"), for 2 flutes, oboe, clarinet & bassoon Chamber Music
1878 Harmony Music No.4, "The Farm Yard" ("Shed No.4"), for 2 flutes, oboe, clarinet & bassoon Chamber Music
1879 Harmony Music No.5 "The Mission", for 2 flutes, oboe, clarinet & bassoon Chamber Music
1878 Hear Thy Children, Gentle Jesus, hymn for chorus Choral Hymn
1883 Helcia, polka for band Band Music
1925 The Herald, partsong for male chorus Choral Part Song
1907 How Calmly the Evening, partsong for chorus Choral Part Song
1928 I Sing the birth, carol for chorus Choral Chorus
1897 Imperial March, for orchestra, Op. 32 Orchestral March
1932 Impromptu, for piano Keyboard
1904 In Moonlight (Canto popolare), song for voice & piano Vocal Music Song
1905 In Smyrna, for piano Keyboard Character Piece
1904 In the South ("Alassio"), concert overture for orchestra, Op. 50 Orchestral Overture: Concert
1879 Intermezzi (5), for 2 flutes, oboe, clarinet & basson (or cello) Chamber Music Wind Quintet
1905 Introduction and Allegro, for string quartet & string orchestra in G major, Op. 47 Concerto
1886 Is she not passing fair?, song for voice & piano Vocal Music Song
1930 It isnae me, song for voice & piano Vocal Music
1879 Die Junge Kokette, quadrilles (5) for band Band Music
1923 King Arthur, incidental music Orchestral Incidental Music
1909 The King's Way, song for voice & piano Vocal Music
1905 The Kingdom, oratorio for soloists, chorus & orchestra, Op. 51 Choral Oratorio
1902 Land of Hope and Glory, for voice & piano (arr. by Benson from March Op.39/1 & Coronation Ode Op.44) Vocal Music Song
1872 The Language of Flowers ("In Eastern lands they talk in flow'rs"), song for voice & piano Vocal Music
1887 Laura valse, for piano Keyboard
1896 The Light of Life ("Lux Christi"), oratorio for soloists, chorus & orchestra, Op. 29 Choral Oratorio
1887 Like to the Damask Rose, song for voice & piano Vocal Music Song
1886 Litanies (4) of The Blessed Virgin Mary, for chorus Choral
1906 Lo! Christ the Lord is Born, carol for chorus Choral
1923 Loughborough Memorial Chime, for carillon (or organ) Keyboard
Lux Aeterna, for chorus (after Nimrod from Enigma Variations, various arr.) Choral
1924 March for piano trio (sketch) Chamber Music
1887 March, for piano in D major Keyboard
1880 Maude, polka for band Band Music
1901 May Song, for piano (also for violin & piano or orchestra) Keyboard Character Piece
Mazurka, for violin Chamber Music
1878 Menuetto, for 2 flutes, oboe, clarinet & bassoon in B flat major Chamber Music
1914 The Merry-go-round, song for children for voice & piano Vocal Music
1932 Mina, for small orchestra Orchestral
1882 Minuet and Trio, for piano trio in G major Chamber Music
1897 Minuet, for piano (later orchestrated), Op. 21 Orchestral Minuet
1875 Movements (2), for oboe & string trio Chamber Music
1912 The Music Makers, ode for alto, chorus, organ & orchestra, Op. 69 Choral
1880 Nellie, polka for band Band Music
1930 Nursery Suite, for orchestra Orchestral Suite
1911 O Hearken Thou, offertory for chorus, organ & orchestra, Op. 64 Choral Sacred music
1901 O Mightiest of the Mighty, hymn for chorus & organ Choral Hymn
1880 O Salutaris Hostia I, for chorus in F major Choral Motet
1880 O Salutaris Hostia II, for chorus & organ in E flat major Choral Motet
1882 O Salutaris Hostia III, for voice & organ Vocal Music Sacred music
1893 Offertoire--Andante religioso, for violin & piano, Op. 11 Chamber Music Offertory
1895 Organ Sonata No. 1 in G major, Op. 28 Keyboard Sonata
1924 Pageant of Empire, songs (8) for voice (or chorus) & orchestra Vocal Music
1880 Paris, quadrilles (5) for band Band Music
1895 Partsongs (2) for chorus, 2 violins & piano, Op. 26 Choral
1890 Partsongs (3) for chorus, Op. 18 Choral Part Song
1907 Partsongs (4) for chorus, Op. 53 Choral
1913 Piano Concerto, Op. 90 (fragment) Concerto
1915 Piano Improvisations (5) by Elgar, recorded in 1915 Keyboard
1918 Piano Quintet in A minor, Op. 84 Chamber Music Quintet
1886 Piano Trio in D minor (fragment) Chamber Music
1889 Pieces (2) ("Mot d'amour"), for violin & piano, Op. 13 Chamber Music
1884 Pieces (3) for violin & piano, Op. 4 Chamber Music
1879 Pieces (2) ("Chanson de matin" & "Chanson de nuit"), for violin & piano (later orchestrated), Op. 15 Chamber Music Character Piece
1899 The Pipes of Pan, song for voice & piano Vocal Music Song
1908 Pleading, song for voice & piano, Op. 48/1 Vocal Music Song
1887 The Poet's Life, song for voice & piano Vocal Music Song
1879 Polonaise, for violin & piano in D minor / F major (compiled from fragments by C. Polybank) Chamber Music Polonaise
1915 Polonia, symphonic prelude for orchestra, Op. 76 Orchestral Prelude
1901 Pomp and Circumstance March No. 1, for orchestra in D major, Op. 39/1 Orchestral March
1901 Pomp and Circumstance March No.2, for orchestra in A minor, Op. 39/2 Orchestral March
1904 Pomp and Circumstance March No.3, for orchestra in C minor, Op. 39/3 Orchestral March
1907 Pomp and Circumstance March No.4, for orchestra in G major, Op. 39/4 Orchestral March
1930 Pomp and Circumstance March No.5, for orchestra in C major, Op. 39/5 Orchestral March
1930 Pomp and Circumstance March No.6, for orchestra (completed by Anthony Payne) Orchestral
1901 Pomp and Circumstance, marches (5) for orchestra, Op. 39 Orchestral March
1889 Presto, for piano Keyboard
1885 Presto, for piano (revision of "Griffinesque") Keyboard
1925 The Prince of Sleep, partsong for chorus Choral
1878 Promenades (6), for wind quintet Chamber Music Wind Quintet
1878 Prominade No.1, for 2 flutes, oboe, clarinet & bassoon Chamber Music
1910 Psalm 48 "Great is the Lord," anthem for chorus & organ (or orchestra), Op. 67 Choral Anthem
1932 Queen Alexandra Memorial Ode: "So many true princesses who have gone", for chorus & military band Choral
1887 Queen Mary's Song, for voice & piano Vocal Music Song
1932 The Rapid Stream, for unison chorus & piano Choral
1877 Reminiscences, for violin & piano in D major Chamber Music
1907 The Reveille, partsong for male chorus, Op.54 Choral
1910 Romance, for bassoon & orchestra (also arr. for cello & piano), Op. 62 Concerto Romance
1878 Romance, for violin & piano (later orchestrated) in C minor, Op. 1 Chamber Music
1915 Rosemary ("That's for remembrance - Douce pensée"), for orchestra Orchestral Dance
Roundel: "The little eyes that never knew light", for voice & piano Vocal Music
1888 Salut d'amour, for violin & piano, Op. 12 Chamber Music Romance
1917 The Sanguine Fan, ballet, Op. 81 Ballet Ballet
1879 Sarabande, largo for 2 flutes, oboe, clarinet & bassoon Chamber Music
1895 Scenes From the Bavarian Highlands, songs (6) arranged for chorus & piano (or orchestra), Op. 27a Choral
1894 Scenes from The Saga of King Olaf, cantata for soloists, chorus & orchestra, Op. 30 Choral Cantata
1897 Sea Pictures, song cycle for alto & orchestra (or piano), Op. 37 Vocal Music Song Cycle
1875 The Self-Banished, song for voice & piano Vocal Music
1899 Sérénade lyrique, for small orchestra Orchestral Serenade
1932 Serenade, for piano Keyboard Serenade
1892 Serenade, for strings in E minor, Op. 20 Orchestral Serenade
1932 Severn Suite, for brass band, Op. 87 Band Music Suite
1930 Severn Suite, for orchestra, Op. 87a Orchestral Suite
1884 Sevillana (Scène Espagnole), for orchestra, piano, or military band, Op. 7 Orchestral
1878 Singing Quadrilles (5), for orchestra (sketches) Orchestral Quadrille
1901 Skizze, for piano Keyboard
1919 Smoking Cantata, musical joke for soloist & orchestra Vocal Music
1884 A Soldier's Song ("A War Song"), song for voice & piano Vocal Music
1930 Soliloquy, for oboe & piano (orchestrated by Jacob) Chamber Music Character Piece
1933 Sonata for organ No.2 in B flat major (arr. by Atkins from "Severn Suits"), Op. 87a Keyboard Sonata
1918 Sonata for violin & piano in E minor, Op. 82 Chamber Music Sonata
1889 Sonatina for piano (2 versions) Keyboard Sonatina
1909 Song Cycle, for voice & orchestra, Op. 59 (3 complete of 6) Vocal Music
1887 A Song of Autumn, song for voice & piano Vocal Music Song
1895 Songs (2 completed of 4), for voice & piano, Op. 31 Vocal Music
1914 Songs (2) for chorus, Op. 71 Choral
1914 Songs (2) for chorus, Op. 73 Choral
1901 Songs (2) for voice & piano, Op. 41 Vocal Music Song
1909 Songs (2) for voice & piano, Op. 60 Vocal Music
1885 Songs (3) for voice & piano, Op. 16 Vocal Music
1913 Sospiri, adagio for strings, harp & organ, Op. 70 Orchestral Elegy
1914 Sospiri, adagio for violin & piano, Op. 70 Chamber Music Arrangement
1929 The Spanish Lady, opera (incomplete) Opera
1956 The Spanish Lady, suite from the opera (arr. by Young) Orchestral Opera
1892 Spanish Serenade ("Stars of the Summer Night"), for chorus & small orchestra, Op. 23 Choral Serenade
1903 Speak My Heart, song for voice & piano Vocal Music
1915 The Spirit of England, songs (3) for soprano/tenor, chorus & orchestra, Op. 80 Choral
The Spirit of the Lord Is Upon Me, for chorus (prologue to "The Apostles") Choral Anthem
1915 The Starlight Express, incidental music, Op. 78 Orchestral Incidental Music
The Starlight Express, suite for 2 voices & orchestra (arranged by Andrew Davis) Vocal Music Suite from larger work
1918 String Quartet in E minor, Op. 83 Chamber Music String Quartet
1956 Suite: The Spanish lady, for string orchestra, Op. 89 (edited by Percy Young) Orchestral
1894 Sursum Corda, elévation for brass, organ, strings & 2 timpani in B flat major, Op. 11 Orchestral Occasional Music
1907 Symphony No. 1 in A flat major, Op. 55 Symphony Symphony
1909 Symphony No. 2 in E flat major, Op. 63 Symphony Symphony
1932 Symphony No. 3 (incomplete; completed by Anthony Payne) Symphony Symphony
1876 Tantum Ergo, for chorus & organ Choral
1897 Te Deum and Benedictus, for chorus, orchestra & organ, Op. 34 Choral Te Deum
1909 They are at rest, anthem for chorus Choral Anthem
1899 To her, beneath whose steadfast star, for chorus Choral
1915 Une voix dans le désert, for reciter & orchestra, Op. 77 Vocal Music
1880 The Valentine, lancers (5) for band Band Music
1892 Very Easy Melodious Exercises in the First Position, for violin & piano ("Easy Pieces"), Op. 22 Chamber Music
1889 Vesper Voluntaries (8), for organ, Op. 14 Keyboard Voluntary
1909 Violin Concerto in B minor, Op. 61 Concerto Concerto
1907 Wand of Youth, Suite No.1, for orchestra, Op. 1a Orchestral Suite
1908 Wand of Youth, Suite No.2, for orchestra, Op. 1b Orchestral Suite
1923 The Wanderer, partsong for male chorus Choral Part Song
1902 Weary Wind of the West, for chorus Choral
1931 When Swallows Fly, for unison chorus & piano Choral
1888 The Wind at Dawn, song for voice & piano Vocal Music
1914 The Windlass Song, for chorus Choral
1920 With Proud Thanksgiving, for chorus, orchestra & organ Choral
1932 The Woodland Stream, for unison chorus & piano Choral
Work(s) Miscellaneous (Classical)
Work(s) Overview Miscellaneous (Classical)
1930 XTC, for voices & piano Vocal Music
1923 Zut! Zut! Zut!, for chorus Choral