About 'Nimrod from Enigma'
June 2, 1857
, Broadheath, Worcestershire
February 23, 1934
English composer from the turn of the 19th and 20th centuries who wrote some of the most popular works in the English repertoire.
The Ninth Variation - "Nimrod" from Elgar's ever popular 'Enigma Variations' - a set of variations, each dedicated to a friend of the composer. Nimrod represents Elgar's friend A. J. Jaeger, and is alledged to capture a discussion between them on Beethoven's slow movements.
| Time Signature:||3/4 (View more 3/4 Music)|
| Score Key:||Bb major (Sounding Pitch) (View more Bb major Music for Flexible Mixed Ensemble - 4 Players )|
|Tempo Marking:||Adagio (=52)|
|Number of Pages:||2|
| Difficulty:||Intermediate Level: Recommended for Intermediate Level players |