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El·gar(ĕl′gär′, -gər), Sir Edward 1857-1934.
British composer whose orchestral works include Enigma Variations (1899) and five Pomp and Circumstance marches (1901-1930).
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(Biography) Sir Edward (William). 1857–1934, English composer, whose works include the Enigma Variations (1899), the oratorio The Dream of Gerontius (1900), two symphonies, a cello concerto, and a violin concerto
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El•gar(ˈɛl gər, -gɑr)
Sir Edward, 1857–1934, English composer.
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|Noun||1.||Elgar - British composer of choral and orchestral works including two symphonies as well as songs and chamber music and music for brass band (1857-1934)|
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