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Author Grainger, Percy, 1882-1961.

Title The warriors / op. 32 H 125 / Gustav Holst.

Publication Info. Hamburg : Deutsche Grammophon, [1994]


Location Call No. Status
 Newington, Lucy Robbins Welles Library - Adult Department  CD-ORC HOLST    Check Shelf
Description 1 audio disc (68 min., 15 sec.) : digital, stereophonic ; 4 3/4 in.
Playing Time 010815
Note Deutsche Grammophon: 445 860-2.
Eds. recorded: B. Schott's Söhne (1st work); J. Curwen & Sons/Faber Music (2nd work).
Program notes by Stephen Banfield (6 p. : ill.) inserted in container.
Contents The warriors (18:21) ; Percy Grainger -- The planets : Mars, the bringer of war (8:03) : Venus, the bringer of peace (7:37) : Mercury, the winged messenger (3:51) : Jupiter, the bringer of jolly (7:17) : Saturn, the bringer of old age (9:13) : Uranus, the magician (5:34) : Neptune, the mystic (8:11) ; Gustav Holst.
Performer Philharmonia Orchestra ; Women's Voices of the Monteverdi Choir (2nd work) ; John Eliot Gardiner, conductor ; Achim Holub, assistant conductor (1st work).
Event Recorded Feb. 1994, All Hallows, Gospel Oak, London.
Summary Music to an imaginary ballet for orchestra and 3 pianos (1st work) ; suite for large orchestra and wordless women's chorus (2nd work).
System Details Compact disc (DDD)
Note GMD: sound recording.
Subject Piano ensemble with orchestra.
Suites (Orchestra)
Planets -- Songs and music.
Added Author Gardiner, John Eliot. Conductor.
Holub, Achim. Conductor.
Holst, Gustav, 1874-1934. Planets.
Philharmonia Orchestra (London, England) Performer.
Monteverdi Choir. Women's Voices. Performer.
Added Title Symphonies. Ballet. Suites.
ISBN $15.98
Standard No. 028944586022
Music No. 445 860-2 Deutsche Grammophon
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