An unknown melody by the English composer has been identified in an album that was delivered to a Staffordshire auction house.
It will go on sale at The Lichfield Auction Centre, Fradley Park, Staffordshire, on March 26.
The autographs were collected by collected by Lydia Tabb (1897-1983), a matron at Barnardos orphanages.
Well today we revealed another fantastic find #LichfieldLocal – an ‘unheard’ musical manuscript notated and signed by Elgar 🎼🎶🎵🎶🎵🎶🎵
Here’s two of our talented friends playing it for the first time! 🎹
— Richard Winterton (@Auctionwint) March 4, 2019