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Edward Elgar archive

Read Elgar, Misunderstood Man of 'Hope and Glory'

June 2, 2007 – Composer Edward Elgar was born 150 years ago. Discover the man of 'Enigmas,' '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.

Listen Bittersweet Beauty: Elgar's Cello Concerto

August 15, 2006 – In its bittersweet beauty, many listeners hear an elegy for those who died during WWI.

Listen Elgar on Strings: The English Chamber Orchestra

August 9, 2006 – The orchestra, with conductor Roy Goodman, performs an Elgar work influenced by Handel.

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