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HOLST -
THE PLANETS

(1986)


Philips 420 177-2 Conducted by John Williams
Format: CD (Thanks to Jos Graumans!) Produced by John McClure
Total Playing Time: 48:28 Tanglewood Festival Chorus
Date: Aug 8, 2005
Cat. No. CO30-159 Recorded in Boston, June 1986

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Track Listing

Gustav Holst (1874-1934)
THE PLANETS
Suite for Large Orchestra

1. Mars, the Bringer of War (6:45)
2. Venus, the Bringer of Peace (8:19)
3. Mercury, the Winged Messenger (4:11)
4. Jupiter, the Bringer of Jollity (7:53)
5. Saturn, the Bringer of Old Age (8:24)
6. Uranus, the Magician (5:55)
7. Neptune, the Mystic (8:21)

with 6-part chorus of female voices

Ian Underwood, synthesiser
Women's voices of the Tanglewood Festival Chorus (Chorus Master: John Oliver)



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