Edward Elgar archive
Read Alisa Weilerstein Plays Elgar: Exploring Music With An Intense Past
December 4, 2012 – The celebrated young American cellist walks us through her recording of a "devastating" concerto.
Read Young Cellist With An Old Soul Plays Elgar, Elliott Carter
November 6, 2012 – Hear an excerpt from an excellent album of cellist Alisa Weilerstein playing music classic and new.
Read Elgar's Belated Symphony: Majestic, Noble And Perfectly British
May 5, 2012 – Conductor Marin Alsop muses on the enduring qualities of the English composer's first symphony.
Read Talk Like An Opera Geek: Managing Mezzos, Altos And Contraltos
November 16, 2011 – Learn to love our low-voiced lady opera singers who get to play everything from royalty to rivals.
Read A Cellist Is Chosen, And Challenged
Listen 2010 Gramophone Award Winners Announced
Read In Praise Of Pachyderms (And Other Critters): The 'Deceptive Cadence' Puzzler
September 22, 2010 – To mark Elephant Appreciation Day, take a "critter quiz." Match the music to the creature.
Listen Fritz Kreisler's Music (And His Violin) At WGBH WGBH
Listen Quiet Anguish In Elgar's Cello Concerto
Listen SPCO In Concert: Fiddlers, Corn And Fireworks APM
Read WGUC's Classical Love Notes WVXU
Read Edward Elgar's Post-War Concerto of Conviction
Listen Edward Elgar, Britain's Musical Icon, Turns 150
Read Elgar, Misunderstood Man of 'Hope and Glory'
Read 2006's Top 10 Classical-Music Discoveries, from WGUC
December 12, 2006 – WGUC music director Kent Teeters compiled this list of the year's best classical CD discoveries.