Elgar on the BBC
Born 2 June 1857
Radio 3 celebrates the 150th anniversary of the birth of Edward Elgar with a series of broadcasts of his music and documentaries and plays about his life during 2007.
View a timeline of Elgar's life and work together with the major events occurring in Britain at the same time.
Read about Elgar's life and the circumstances surrounding the composition of his major works.
Friends, relatives, musicians and famous composers recall meeting and working with Elgar.
With CD Review's 'Discs of the Week' featuring music by Edward Elgar.
Explore the landscape that Elgar loved with Donald Macleod in Composer of the Week
Historian Tristram Hunt explores how Elgar's music articulated the notion of British Empire - its triumph and its decline.
Read up about the music as you listen. There are programme notes available for many of Elgar's most famous works.
Nominate works by Elgar you think are neglected, and we'll try to play them on Radio 3 during the Elgar celebrations.