Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 The Planets, Op. 32: I. Mars, the Bringer of War
Gustav Holst 7:15
2 The Planets, Op. 32: II. Venus, the Bringer of Peace
Gustav Holst 7:44
3 The Planets, Op. 32: III. Mercury, the Winged Messenger
Gustav Holst 4:07
4 The Planets, Op. 32: IV. Jupiter, the Bringer of Jollity
Gustav Holst 7:51
5 The Planets, Op. 32: V. Saturn, the Bringer of Old Age
Gustav Holst 9:25
6 The Planets, Op. 32: VI. Uranus, the Magician
Gustav Holst 5:51
7 The Planets, Op. 32: VII. Neptune, the Mystic
Gustav Holst 7:37

Credits

CD 1

composer:
Gustav Holst (1914 – 1916) (tracks 1–7)
conductor:
Walter Süsskind (1975) (tracks 1–7)
orchestra:
Saint Louis Symphony Orchestra (1975) (tracks 1–7)
arrangements:
Jupiter Hymn (excerpt from Jupiter/The Planets) (track 4)
Jupiter, The Bringer of Jollity (Arranged for organ) (track 4)
Mars (from The Planets) (for large brass ensemble, Sauer) (track 1)
Mars, The Bringer of War (Arranged for organ) (track 1)
Mercury, The Messenger (Arranged for organ) (track 3)
Saturn, The Bringer of Old Age (Arranged for organ) (track 5)
The Planets, op. 32: I. Mars, the Bringer of War (for brass quintet and organ) (track 1)
The Planets, op. 32: I. Mars, the Bringer of War (for wind ensemble, Reed/McAlister) (track 1)
The Planets, op. 32: II. Venus, the Bringer of Peace (for brass quintet and organ) (track 2)
The Planets, op. 32: III. Mercury, the Winged Messenger (for wind ensemble, Romano) (track 3)
The Planets, op. 32: III. Mercury, the Winged Messenger (for brass quintet and organ) (track 3)
The Planets, op. 32: IV. Jupiter, the Bringer of Jollity (for wind ensemble, Reed/McAlister) (track 4)
The Planets, op. 32: IV. Jupiter, the Bringer of Jollity (for brass quintet and organ) (track 4)
The Planets, op. 32: V. Saturn, the Bringer of Old Age (for brass quintet and organ) (track 5)
The Planets, op. 32: VI. Uranus, the Magician (for brass quintet and organ) (track 6)
The Planets, op. 32: VII. Neptune, the Mystic (for brass quintet and organ) (track 7)
Uranus, The Magician (Arranged for organ) (track 6)
Venus, The Bringer of Peace (Arranged for organ) (track 2)
宇宙めぐり (tracks 2–3)
is the basis for:
Hammerheart (track 4)
Joybringer (track 4)
ジュピター (track 4)
later versions:
Thaxted (track 4)
じゅぴにゃー (track 4)
orchestration of:
part of:
The Planets Suite for Orchestra, op. 32 (with "Pluto" by Colin Matthews) (tracks 1–7)
The Planets, op. 32 (original version) (tracks 1–7)
recording of:
referred to in medleys:
Prelude to Madness (track 1)

Release

part of: The Great Composers and Their Music (Marshall Cavendish) (number: 50)