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English composer Gustave Holst Great Composers in Music


English composer Gustave Holst

Gustav Holst

Gustav Holst - is recognized today as the composer of "The Planets,"…

Gustav Theodore Holst (born Gustavus Theodore von Holst, 21 September 1874 – 25 May was an English composer. He is most famous for his orchestral suite 'The ...

Gustav Holst English composer, arranger and teacher

English composer Gustav Holst (1874–1934) is perhaps best known for his orchestral suite "The Planets."

Gustav Holst leaning on hand. English composer 1874-1934.

Gustav Holst

... Gustav HOLST, c.1914 English composer 1874-1934 - Stock Photo

Holst: Gustav Holst's trombone 'made sheep lamb early'

Gustav HOLST, c.1914 English composer 1874-1934 - Stock Photo

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Gustav HOLST, c.1914 English composer 1874-1934 - Stock Image

Gustav HOLST in 1933 Aged 59, a few months before his death. English composer

Gustav HOLST - a portrait art print of the great English composer by PaulHelm on Etsy

Gustav Holst: English Composer, Arranger and Teacher

Gustav Holst (1874-1934). Biography

Bronya Dean, librarian Gloria Pheasant and orchestra conductor Justus Rozemond looking at the manuscript for

WWI was an unprecedented time in the history of Europe, and its effects were evident in the music of the time. In “Jupiter, The Bringer of Jollity” from the ...

Ralph Vaughan Williams P. Ralph Vaughan Williams was an English composer of modern classical ...

The contributions of Thomas Tallis to 16th century English music cover a wide set of domains. Given Tallis' versatility, genuineness and grandeur, ...

Edward Elgar with Gustav Holst c. 1921. E.E. 1857-1934 - English composer. G.H. 1874-1934 - English composer of Swedish descent.

Gustav Holst

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For a fuller list, see: List of compositions by Gustav Holst (Wikipedia)

The Planets, Op. 32, is a seven-movement orchestral suite by the English composer Gustav Holst, written between 1914 and 1916. Each movement of the suite is ...

Henry Purcell (1659-1695) English composer of the Baroque period. Purcell wrote some early baroque classics such as Te Deum and Jubilate Deo.

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Gustav Holst, picture, image, illustration

In March 1932, halfway through a hectic visit to the United States to conduct various orchestras and to teach at Harvard, Gustav Holst succumbed to a ...

Pictured is the composer Gustav Holst

Gustav Holst conducts the first performance of five of his Planets: 'Holst's art seems to have overreached itself' | Music | The Guardian

John Williams vs Gustav Holst or Star Wars Vs The Planets

Portrait of Gustav Holst

Portrait of musician and composer Gustav Von Holst.

A sure-born prodigal from the English Renaissance period, William Byrd was one of several prolific composers from the 16th century. He was born in England, ...

HOLST 1901 portrait.JPG The English composer Gustav ...

Performers and composers[edit]

Despite being out of harmony with their usual surroundings, First World War composers George Butterworth, Maurice Ravel, Arnold Schoenberg and Gustav Holst ...

Jacques Offenbach

... of English music, inaugurated by the large-scale orchestral works of Edward Elgar and later championed by those of Ralph Vaughan Williams, Gustav Holst, ...

Gustav Holst(1874-1934)• British Composer• Most Famous ...

About the artist. Gustav Theodore Holst was an English composer ...

Gustav Holst

Described by Vaughan Williams as 'a great composer, a great teacher, and a great friend', the life of Gustav Holst presents a fascinating perspective on ...

Giacomo Puccini Profile, Classical Music Composer

Holst Manuscript. “

Holst, Gustav The British Music Collection: Gustav Holst: Savitri, Hymns, Etc


Ludwig van Beethoven (1770-1827)

by the great English composer, Gustav Holst http://www.gustavholst.info/

English composer Benjamin Britten, conducting here in 1976, is one of the composers who

... but most of his music is highly original, with influences from Hindu spiritualism and English folk tunes. Holst's music is well known for unconventional ...

Imogen Claire Holst, CBE (12 April 1907 – 9 March 1984) was a British composer and conductor, and sole child of composer Gustav Holst.

Charles Villiers Stanford

Imogen Holst

Gustav Holst

Charles Villiers Stanford composer

Imogen Holst at home in Aldeburgh, 1972.

Frederick Delius

Gustav Holst, Imogen Holst, English Chamber Orchestra, William Bennett, Peter Graeme, Cecil Arnowitz, Emmanuel Hurwitz, Kenneth Sillito - Imogen Holst ...

George Butterworth composer Banks of Green Willow

Holst: The Planets - Vaughan Williams: Symphony No. 4 (Recorded in 1926 & 1937)

British Music Coll: Gustav Holst

Henry Purcell

John Tavener

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... although they consciously distanced themselves from the style of Vaughan Williams, followed his pioneering embrace of earlier English composers as ...

John Dunstable (1390 – 1453) English composer of polyphonic music. Dunstable had a big influence on the development of music through his creation of chords ...

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Religious and mythical works[edit]

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Igor Stravinsky, c. 1920.

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William Byrd (1543 – 1623) English composer of the Renaissance. He wrote in many of the forms current in England at the time, including various types of ...

John Dowland

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Arnold Schoenberg

Memories of Gustav Holst

Gustav MAHLER - a portrait art print of the great Austrian composer.

Ralph Vaughan Williams

I was absolutely amazed at the sound quality of this retrospective CD of Bach's organ music played by Danish legend Finn Viderø. Bearing in mind that these ...

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Once dismissed by critics of the British pastoral school, Ralph Vaughan Williams (1872-1958) now thrives as his nation's favorite classical composer .

George Frideric Handel was a leading figure of early 18th-century British music.

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Modern composers are finding it difficult to strike a properly public tone when honouring the fallen, says Ivan Hewett. Masters of war music: Gustav Holst ...

Gustav Holst was an English composer of choral, orchestral, wind ensemble, and chamber works.

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... English folk songs. Ralph Vaughan Williams child composer