The Planets, op. 32 (original version)

~ Suite

Annotation

The original 7-part orchestral suite.

See Peter's Planets for "A survey of all available CDs of Gustav Holst's The Planets, Op. 32".

Annotation last modified on 2018-02-14 21:47 .

Relationships

composer: Gustav Holst (1914 – 1916)
premiered at: Queen’s Hall in London, England, United Kingdom (1918-09-29)
part of: A thematic catalogue of Gustav Holst's music (number: H. 125)
Allmusic: http://www.allmusic.com/composition/mc0002369248 [info]
VIAF ID: VIAF: 183070783 [info]
Wikidata: Q303508 [info]
download score for free: imslp: The Planets, Op.32 (Holst, Gustav) [info]
arrangements: The Planets, Transcribed for Organ by Peter Sykes (Transcribed for organ)
The Planets, op. 32 (for brass quintet and organ)
later versions: The Planets Suite for Orchestra, op. 32 (with "Pluto" by Colin Matthews)
orchestration of: The Planets, op. 32 (for two pianos)
parts: 1. The Planets Suite for Orchestra, op. 32: I. Mars, the Bringer of War
2. The Planets Suite for Orchestra, op. 32: II. Venus, the Bringer of Peace
3. The Planets Suite for Orchestra, op. 32: III. Mercury, the Winged Messenger
4. The Planets Suite for Orchestra, op. 32: IV. Jupiter, the Bringer of Jollity
5. The Planets Suite for Orchestra, op. 32: V. Saturn, the Bringer of Old Age
6. The Planets Suite for Orchestra, op. 32: VI. Uranus, the Magician
7. The Planets Suite for Orchestra, op. 32: VII. Neptune, the Mystic

Recordings

Date Title Attributes Artist Length
performance
2011-09-07 The Planets Holst Singers, BBC Symphony Orchestra, David Robertson ?:??
Die Planeten partial [unknown] 3:18