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Nov 2021: GUSTAV HOLST (Post-Romantic Era Classical Music) 1874-1934



Featuring Musician of the Month

Gustav Holst

November 2021

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Listen to all of them and have a think about the musical elements:


Gustav Holst - 'The Planets' (Full Suite)

0:00 Mars
7:27 Venus
14:52 Mercury
18:39 Jupiter
26:11 Saturn
35:26 Uranus
41:12 Neptune

Gustav Holst- The Planets, Full Suite

In the Bleak Midwinter - Holst

Holst: I Vow to Thee, my Country


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Katie Melua on Gustav Holst's 'Mars' | BBC Teach

Katie Melua explains why 'Mars, the Bringer of War' from Gustav Holst's Planet Suite is her favourite piece of classical music. She explains how the movement captures her imagination and describes some of the images the piece conjures in her mind.


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Classical Hallowe'en Playlist!


Are you ready to feel spooked?!

Listen to these world class recordings of some classic pieces!


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