Princeton University Library Catalog

The Planets / [music by] Holst [and Elgar].

Format:
Audio
Published/​Created:
[Berlin, Germany: Deutsche Grammophon, 2007]
Description:
1 online resource (66 minutes)
Notes:
  • Streaming audio files.
  • Title from resource description page (viewed June 29, 2016).
  • For orchestra; 3rd work for string orchestra.
Time and place of event:
  • 1st work Recorded Boston, Symphony Hall Sept.-Oct. 1970.
  • 2nd work Recorded London, EMI Studios June 1975.
  • 3rd work Recorded London, Tooting, All Saints' Church Aug. 1989.
  • 4thwork Recorded Watford, Town Hall Feb. 1991 (4th work).
Participant(s)/​Performer(s):
Boston Symphony Orchestra ; Royal Philharmonic Orchestra ; Philharmonia Orchestra ; William Steinberg, Norman del Mar, Giuseppe Sinopoli, conductors.
Contents:
The planets, op. 32. Mars, the bringer of war ; Venus, the bringer of peace ; Mercury, the winged messenger ; Jupiter, the bringer of jollity ; Saturn, the bringer of old age ; Uranus, the magician ; Neptune, the mystic / Gustav Holst -- Variations on an original theme, op. 36. Nimrod ; Serenade for string orchestra in E minor op. 20. Allegro piacevole ; Pomp and circumstance : op. 39 : military marches. No. 1 in D major ; No. 4 in G major / Edward Elgar.
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Other title(s):
Classical music library.
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