All Things Considered
<iframe src="http://www.npr.org/player/embed/1144336/144336" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
Today is the birthday of Britain's Sir Edward Elgar, composer of Pomp and Circumstance, a tune that has graced countless American graduation cermonies. Elgar was born on June 2, 1857 in Broadheath, Worcester.
NPR thanks our sponsors
Become an NPR sponsor