Gustav Holst Masterpieces

Essential works

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Gustav Holst
1934
340+ works listed
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The Planets

Work for orchestra

1914

I vow to thee, my country

Work for choir

1918

Egdon Heath

Work for orchestra

1927

Jupiter, the Bringer of Jollity

Work for orchestra

1914

Savitri

Opera

1908

Creative activity

based on dated works only

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

 Duration of the works

(average or estimed)

 Number of works

1892

42 years

1933

 

Number of works

 

Duration of the works (average or estimed)

Vocal music
Instrumental music
Incidental music

Work for choir (52)

Song, lied (9)

Opera (8)

Work for soloist (10)

Work for chamber orchestra (7)

Work for orchestra (23)

Work for orchestra with soloist (5)

not qualified (6)

Ballet (3)

Film score (1)

Other renowned works

1924 - At the Boar's Head

1918 - The Perfect Fool

1911 - Suite No. 2 in F

1909 - Beni Mora

1909 - Suite No. 1 in E-flat major

Compositions by Gustav Holst (340+) ...

1870 .. 1930 : the essential composers

1833-1897 Johannes Brahms °

1882-1971 Igor Stravinsky °

1860-1911 Gustav Mahler °

1841-1904 Antonín Dvořák °

1843-1907 Edvard Grieg °

1813-1883 Richard Wagner °

1838-1875 Georges Bizet °

1840-1893 Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky °

1813-1901 Giuseppe Verdi °

1865-1957 Jean Sibelius °

1862-1918 Claude Debussy °

1858-1924 Giacomo Puccini °

° : Masterpieces listed

On stage or recorded, listen these essential works Gustav Holst




The purpose of these pages is to point out few relevant works only among tens of thousands and to provide some chronological references.

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