Definition of Elgar, Sir Edward in English:

Elgar, Sir Edward

proper noun

  • (1857–1934), English composer; full name Sir Edward William Elgar. He is known particularly for the Enigma Variations (1899), the oratorio The Dream of Gerontius (1900), and for patriotic pieces such as the five Pomp and Circumstance marches (1901–30).

Pronunciation

Elgar, Sir Edward

/ˈɛlɡɑː/