Gustav Holst (1874-1934)

Top Holst pieces

St.Paul's Suite Opus 29 No.2 (4) artwork 1

St.Paul's Suite Opus 29 No.2 (4) Gustav Holst (1874-1934 : England) Conductor: Owain Arwel Hughes Ensemble: Camerata Wales Record label: BIS Catalogue ID: CD 1589

Gustav Holst Conductor: Vladimir Jurowski Ensemble: London Philharmonic Orchestra Record label: LPO Live Catalogue ID: LPO 0047

Gustav Holst Conductor: Colin Davis Ensemble: London Symphony Orchestra Record label: Decca (UMO) Catalogue ID: LSO 0029

Gustav Holst (1874-1934 : England) Conductor: Colin Davis Ensemble: London Symphony Orchestra Record label: Decca (UMO) Catalogue ID: LSO 0029

Most shared Holst features

Best Christmas carols

The 30 greatest Christmas carols of all time

Lo-Fi Orchestra

Hacker builds electronic orchestra that plays Holst’s The Planets with supreme accuracy

Gustav Holst and Billie Eilish

A new Billie Eilish song is actually based on a Gustav Holst hymn – and it’s very beautiful

8 of the most uplifting classical pieces

8 of the most uplifting classical pieces to brighten your day

YORK2 – John & Fiona York – perform Holst on Holst's own Broadwood piano

Watch Holst’s ‘The Planets’ performed on the very piano the composer penned the work on

Bryn Terfel and Dame Shirley Bassey sing 'The World in Union' in 1999

What are the lyrics and history of the Rugby World Cup theme, ‘World In Union’?