Gustav Holst (1874 - 1934) is recognized today as the composer of "The Planets," which remains wildly popular, but for little else except perhaps his "St. Paul Suite." However, Holst was the creator of operas, chamber, vocal, and orchestral music of many different styles, based on subjects as varied as folk songs, Tudor music, Sanskrit literature, astrology, and contemporary poetry.

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"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 i...

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Very large battleship, USS Mars, Bringer Of War. Inspired by Gustav Holst - The Planets: Mars, Bringer Of War. Specs: Armament: 18x25in Guns, 32x10in Guns, 24x50mm Phalanx Mini Guns, 34x20mm Guns, ...

Gustav Holst- The Planets, Full Suite - YouTube

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Gustav Holst - First Suite in E-flat. My most favorite piece of music. Great trumpet piece.

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