Our privacy policy was last updated on Friday 25 May 2018View it hereDismiss
Bachtrack logo
Flag of United Kingdom

Composer: Elgar, Sir Edward (1857-1934)

August 2018
MonTueWedThuFriSatSun
30310102030405
06070809101112
13141516171819
20212223242526
27282930310102
03040506070809
Evening performance
Matinee performance
Upcoming eventsSee more...

LondonProm 47: Elgar, Prokofiev & Venables

Elgar, Venables/Bartók, Prokofiev
BBC Symphony Orchestra; Sakari Oramo; Pekka Kuusisto

LondonProm 62: Diana Damrau sings Strauss

Elgar, Bell, Strauss R., Bartók
Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra; Vasily Petrenko; Diana Damrau

WarsawSymphonic Concert

Elgar, Paderewski, Karłowicz
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra; Grzegorz Nowak; Garrick Ohlsson; Benjamin Grosvenor

LondonProm 75: Last Night of the Proms

Panufnik, Stanford, Parry, Milhaud, Rodgers, arr. Wood, Arne, Elgar, Traditional
BBC Symphony Orchestra; Sir Andrew Davis; Jess Gillam; Gerald Finley; BBC Singers; BBC Symphony Chorus

LondonVivaldi's Four Seasons by Candlelight

Vivaldi's Four Seasons by Candlelight
Mozart, Elgar, Bach, Vivaldi
London Concertante
Latest reviewsSee more...

Vasily Petrenko crafts a fresh approach in Cleveland

Vasily Petrenko © Mark McNulty
Returning with a challenging 20th-century program, Vasily Petrenko shows that his stellar debut with the Cleveland Orchestra was no fluke.
****1
Read more

Tenebrae weaves a mesmerising spell at Perth Festival of the Arts

Nigel Short © Susan Porter-Thomas
Stunningly beautiful commemorative British choral music from Tenebrae under Nigel Short at Perth Festival of the Arts in St John’s Kirk’s wonderful acoustic.
****1
Read more

Jonas Kaufmann sings the Four Last Songs in recital at the Barbican

Jonas Kaufmann © Mark Allan | Barbican
Kaufmann’s magnificent instrument was not seen at its best in songs by Strauss, but there was pleasure from his clear artistry and the interesting orchestral pieces played by the BBCSO.
***11
Read more

Karabits and Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra deliver bittersweet Walton

Kirill Karabits © Denis Manokha
The BSO deliver a malevolent Walton Symphony no. 1 and a joyous Elgar In the South. Meanwhile, Trpčeski provides lovely moments in Tchaikovsky's Piano Concerto no. 1. 
***11
Read more

The Showy and the Sublime in Lucerne

George Li © Simon Fowler
English and Russian repertoire for Switzerland's oldest symphony orchestra. 
***11
Read more
List of works
Bizarrerie for violin and piano, Op.13 no.2Cello Concerto in E minor, Op.85Chanson de MatinChanson de Matin and Chanson de Nuit for small orchestra, Op.15Cockaigne (In London Town) - overture for orchestra, Op.40Enigma Variations on an Original Theme for Orchestra, Op.36Enigma Variations: NimrodFalstaff Symphonic Study for orchestra, Op.68Froissart Overture, Op.19In the South (Alassio) - Concert Overture for orchestra, Op.50Introduction and Allegro for strings, Op.47Le Drapeau Belge - recitation with orchestra, Op.79Organ Sonata no. 1 in G major, Op.28Piano Quintet in A minor, Op.84Polonia Symphonic Prelude for orchestra, Op.76Pomp and Circumstance March No. 1 in D Major, Op.39Pomp and Circumstance March No. 4 in G Major, Op.39Pomp and Circumstance March no. 2 in A minor, Op.39Pomp and Circumstance March no. 3 in C minor, Op.39Pomp and Circumstance March no. 5 in C major, Op.39Salut d'Amour (Liebesgruss) for violin and piano, Op.12Sea Pictures - song cycle for contralto and orchestra, Op.37Serenade in E minor for string orchestra, Op.20Serenade, Op.73 no.2Sospiri for string orchestra and harp, Op.70String Quartet in E minor, Op.83Sursum corda, Op.11Symphony no. 1 in A flat major, Op.55Symphony no. 2 in E flat major, Op.63The Dream of Gerontius, Op.38: The Angel's FarewellThe Dream of Gerontius, Oratorio for soloists chorus and orchestra, Op.38The Sanguine Fan, Op.81: Echo's DanceThe Spirit of England for soprano/tenor chorus and orchestra, Op.80The Wand of Youth Suite No. 1 for orchestra, Op.1aThey are at restViolin Concerto in B minor, Op.61Violin Sonata in E minor, Op.82