Gustav Holst (1874-1934)

Top Holst pieces

St.Paul's Suite Opus 29 No.2 (4) artwork 1

St.Paul's Suite Opus 29 No.2 (4) Gustav Holst (1874-1934 : England) Conductor: Owain Arwel Hughes Ensemble: Camerata Wales Record label: BIS Catalogue ID: CD 1589

Gustav Holst Conductor: Vladimir Jurowski Ensemble: London Philharmonic Orchestra Record label: LPO Live Catalogue ID: LPO 0047

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8 of the most uplifting classical pieces

8 of the most uplifting classical pieces to brighten your day

YORK2 – John & Fiona York – perform Holst on Holst's own Broadwood piano

Watch Holst’s ‘The Planets’ performed on the very piano the composer penned the work on

Bryn Terfel and Dame Shirley Bassey sing 'The World in Union' in 1999

What are the lyrics and history of the Rugby World Cup theme, ‘World In Union’?

From Holst to sore head

Watch percussionist get taken out by flying beater during Holst performance


7 times classical music was inspired by space

Christmas carol concert candle

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