Edward Elgar Composer

He was born on June 02, 1857 (died on February 23, 1934, he was 76 years old) in Broadheath. His nickname was Elgar Edward William.


Sir Edward William Elgar 1st Baronet OM GCVO was an English composer many of whose works have entered the British and international classical concert repertoire. Among his best-known compositions are orchestral works including the Enigma Variations the Pomp and Circumstance Marches concertos for violin and cello and two symphonies. He also composed choral works including The Dream of Gerontius chamber music and songs. read more

Is Edward Elgar still alive?

No, he died on 02/23/1934, 87 years ago. He was 76 years old when he died. Cause of death: colorectal cancer. He died in Worcester and buried in Church of St Wulstan .

What was Edward's zodiac sign?

Edward Elgar zodiac sign was gemini.


His first feature film was Fantasia 2000 (1999). He was 142 when he starred in this movie. Since 1999, he has appeared in 3 feature films. The last one is Toulouse (2002). .

When his last album エルガー:チェロ協奏曲 / ヴォーン=ウィリアムズ:暗愁のパストラル released, he was 162 years old. This album 'エルガー:チェロ協奏曲 / ヴォーン=ウィリアムズ:暗愁のパストラル' contains 5 tracks

His first album George Weldon Conducts Edward Elgar released 7 years ago, he was 156 years old. There were 21 songs in this album.

Awards (2)

Awarded Royal Philharmonic Society Gold Medal in 1924 , awarded Knight Grand Cross of the Royal Victorian Order ,


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    He married with Caroline Alice Elgar (72), on Wednesday, May 8th, 1889. Edward Elgar was 31 and Caroline Alice Elgar was 40 years old. Married for 131 years, 9 months.

Top Edward Elgar Songs

  1. Salut D'amour, Op. 12 (Album Songs from the Arc of Life, released 5 years ago)
  2. Elgar: Variations On An Original Theme, Op. 36, Enigma: Ix. Nimrod (Album Elgar: Enigma Variations & Pomp & Circumstance Marches Nos 1-5, released 35 years ago)
  3. Sospiri, Opus 70 (Album Elgar: Nursery Suite, Serenade, Dream Children & Other Works, released 20 years ago)
  4. Variations On An Original Theme, Op. 36 "enigma": 9. Nimrod (Album Elgar, released 1 year ago)
  5. Salut D'amour, Op. 12 (Album Under the Stars, released 6 years ago)
  6. Elgar: Salut D' Amour, Op. 12 (Album Gone, released 3 years ago)
  7. Sospiri, Op. 70 (Album Elgar: Sospiri, Op. 70 (Arr. Violin and Piano), released 10 months ago)
  8. Salut D'amour, Op. 12 (Album Elgar: Salut d'amour, Op. 12, released 10 months ago)
  9. Nimrod (Album Lux, released 6 years ago)
  10. Elgar: Cello Concerto In E Minor, Op. 85: I. Adagio - Moderato (Album Elgar: Cello Concerto; Sea Pictures, released 17 years ago)

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Edward Elgar Albums (50)

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When is Edward Elgar's next birthday?

Edward Elgar was born on the , which was a Tuesday