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Basic 100 Vol 27 - Holst: The Planets; Vaughan Williams


Release Date: 10/12/1993 
Label:  Rca   Catalog #: 61724   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Gustav HolstRalph Vaughan Williams
Conductor:  Eugene Ormandy
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philadelphia OrchestraMendelssohn Club Chorus Philadelphia
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 11 Mins. 

Imported from : ARGENTINA   
CD not available: This title is currently only available as an MP3 download.  

Works on This Recording

1. The Planets, Op. 32/H 125 by Gustav Holst
Conductor:  Eugene Ormandy
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philadelphia Orchestra,  Mendelssohn Club Chorus Philadelphia
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1914-1916; England 
Date of Recording: 12/18/1975 
Venue:  Scottish Rite Cathedral, Philadelphia 
Length: 51 Minutes 12 Secs. 
2. Fantasia on a theme by Thomas Tallis by Ralph Vaughan Williams
Conductor:  Eugene Ormandy
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philadelphia Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1910/1919; England 
Date of Recording: 05/06/1970 
Venue:  Scottish Rite Cathedral, Philadelphia 
Length: 15 Minutes 6 Secs. 
3. Fantasia on Greensleeves by Ralph Vaughan Williams
Conductor:  Eugene Ormandy
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philadelphia Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1934; England 
Date of Recording: 05/06/1970 
Venue:  Scottish Rite Cathedral, Philadelphia 
Length: 4 Minutes 45 Secs. 

Sound Samples

Mars, the Bringer of War
Venus, the Bringer of Peace
Mercury, the Winged Messenger
Jupiter, the Bringer of Jollity
Saturn, the Bringer of Old Age
Uranus, the Magician
Neptune, the Mystic
Fantasia on a Theme by Thomas Tallis
Fantasia on Greensleeves

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