Born: Tuesday, June 2, 1857 in Broadheath,
Died: Friday, February 23, 1934 in Worcester,
Nation of Origin: United Kingdom
Enigma Variations, Op. 36 (1898-1899) for orchestra.
Pomp and Circumstance, (a march from 1901, played at many graduation ceremonies)
Elegy, for Strings Op. 58 (1909)
Blume, Friedrich, with M. D. Norton (Translator) and Herter Norton (Translator), Classic and Romantic Music; A Comprehensive Survey, W. W. Norton & Company, November 1970, ISBN: 0393098680
Kennedy, Michael, The Oxford Dictionary of Music, Oxford University Press, 2nd Edition, 1997, ISBN: 0198691629
Einstein, Alfred. Music in the Romantic Era, W. W. Norton & Company, December 1947, ISBN: 0393097331
Sadie, Stanley and Tyrrell, John; Editors, The New Grove Dictionary of Music and Musicians, Groves Dictionaries, Inc., January 2001, ISBN: 1561592390
Slonimsky, Nicolas and Kuhn, Laura; Editors, Baker's Biographical Dictionary of Musicians, Gale Group, December 2000, ISBN: 0028655257
Links to essays at other sites:
The Romantic Generation
by Charles Rosen
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Biographical essay at the Karadar site
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Biographical essay at the Naxos site
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