Edward Elgar was an English composer who lived from 1857 to 1934. He is best known for his orchestral works, including the “Enigma Variations” and the “Pomp and Circumstance Marches”.
Elgar’s music is characterized by its sweeping melodies and grand, emotional gestures, and he is considered one of the greatest English composers of the late 19th and early 20th centuries.
Elgar’s piano music is known for its lyrical melodies and expressive harmonies. Many of his piano pieces are based on folk tunes or popular songs, and they often have a nostalgic or romantic quality. Some of his most famous piano works include the “Salut d’Amour” and the “Chanson de Matin”.