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Scherzo - Gustav Holst - Sir Adrian Boult - A Somerset Rhapsody (Vinyl, LP)

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  1. A Somerset Rhapsody, Hammersmith, Scherzo & Beni Mora - UK - VINYL LP more of this title LONDON PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA conducted by SIR ADRIAN BOULT A Somerset Rhapsody, Hammersmith, Scherzo & Beni Mora ( UK stereo audiophile vinyl LP, front laminated flipback picture sleeve with extensive liner notes by Michael Kennedy on the reverse.
  2. Known primarily for his popular orchestral composition, The Planets, Gustav Holst embraced a wide variety of musical models, from Arthur Sullivan, Edvard Grieg, and Wagner to the melodic simplicity of English folk music.
  3. However, you do get everything you need for a comprehensive overview, including Boult’s last recording of The Planets, Previn’s benchmark Perfect Fool Ballet and Egdon Heath, the band suites (including A Moorside Suite) led by Holst’s daughter Imogen, A Somerset Rhapsody, the Brook Green Suite, A Fugal Concerto, Hammersmith, the St. Paul.
  4. Gustav Theodore Holst (born Gustavus Theodore von Holst; 21 September – 25 May ) was an English composer, arranger and mieritabrederreviconsiphymoto.coinfo known for his orchestral suite The Planets, he composed many other works across a range of genres, although none achieved comparable mieritabrederreviconsiphymoto.coinfo distinctive compositional style was the product of many influences, Richard Wagner and Richard .
  5. Sir Adrian Boult/London Philharmonic Orchestra (+ A Fugal Overture, Somerset Rhapsody, Hammersmith, Scherzo and Japanese Suite) LYRITA SRCD () (original LP release: LYRITA SRCS) () Sir Andrew Davis/Manchester Chamber Choir/BBC Philharmonic (+ The Planets and Beni Mora0 CHANDOS CHSA ().
  6. Boult Conducts Holst - Fugal Overture, Scherzo, Beni Mora, Etc Release Date: 01/09/ Label: Lyrita Catalog #: Spars Code: n/a Composer: Gustav Holst Conductor: Sir Adrian Boult Orchestra/Ensemble: London Philharmonic Orchestra, London Symphony Orchestra.
  7. SIR ADRIAN BOULT. LONDON PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA. HOLST's SOMERSET RHAPSODY. Matrix Nos ZLY ZLY Jacket Condition NM. Disc condition SIDE 1 VG (surface scratch across band 1, very visible but not 'feelable') SIDE 2 NM Beautifully clean labels, no .
  8. On CD 2 there are some of the works that portray the 'Englishness' of Holst - A Somerset Rhapsody,St Paul's Suite and Brook Green Suite and A Fugal Concerto. But also there is an Oriental Suite 'Beni Mora' - well worth discovering. For me a unique and wonderful experience is to be had in the 'Ode to Death'. with words by Whitman.
  9. "This disc very usefully contains all the Holst recordings made for Lyrita by Sir Adrian. Boult was a close friend of Holst, and his performances have unmistakable authority. Each item is brought to life in a clear-sighted, objective yet expressive fashion. There are no interpretative frills, but there is much insight and a quiet, confident.

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