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Gustav Holst - Susan Gritton
Orchestral Works (Volume 3)

Album UK 2013 on Chandos label
Classical (Modern)

PortraitGustav Holst str, 1874-1934 GB
album by
PortraitSusan Gritton voc, *1965 GB
soprano vocals, album by
PortraitBBC Symphony Chorus , *1928 GB
chorus, album by
PortraitBBC Symphony Orchestra , GB
orchestra, album by
PortraitAndrew Davis org, hps, *1944 GB
conductor, album by
PortraitSimon Blendis vn, GB
PortraitCaroline Harrison vl,
Stephen Jackson chorus master
Gustav Holst
Album Tracks   
No Title Artist Composer Duration
1The Mystic Trumpeter, Op. 18, H 71 (Scena For Soprano And Orchestra)Gustav Holst - Susan Gritton18:23
2Molto Sostenuto - Allegro Agitato - 'Hark! Some Wild Trumpeter'. Moderato - Lento - 'Blow, Trumpeter, Free And Clear'. Poco Allegro - Meno Mosso - Adagio - Allegretto - Andante - Più Lento - Molto Adagio -Gustav Holst - Susan Gritton6:30
3'Blow Again, Trumpeter!'. Moderato - Poco Allegro - Più Allegro - Andante - Adagio - 'O, How The Immortal Phantoms Crowd Around Me!'. Moderato Ma Agitato - Affrettando - Moderato - Allegro Moderato - Presto - Prestissimo - Allegro Agitato -Gustav Holst - Susan Gritton3:17
4'Blow Again, Trumpeter'. Allegro - 'O Trumpeter!'. Andante - Poco Animato - Molto Sostenuto - Andante Maestoso -Gustav Holst - Susan Gritton3:14
5Allegro Moderato - 'Now, Trumpeter, For Thy Close'. Andante - 'O Glad, Exulting, Culminating Song!'. Maestoso - Pochettino Animato - Poco Animato - Più Mosso - Andante Maestoso - Adagio - AndanteGustav Holst - Susan Gritton5:21
6First Choral Symphony, Op. 41, H 155 (For Soprano Solo, Chorus, And Orchestra)Gustav Holst - Susan Gritton50:45
7Prelude. Invocation To Pan (Chorus: 'O Thou, Whose Mighty Palace Roof Doth Hang'. Andante -)Gustav Holst - Susan Gritton3:38
8I Song And Bacchanal (Part 1. Solo: 'Beneath My Palm Trees, By The River Side'. Andante -)Gustav Holst - Susan Gritton4:33
9I Song And Bacchanal (Solo: 'And As I Sat, Over The Light Blue Hills'. Allegretto -)Gustav Holst - Susan Gritton1:37
10I Song And Bacchanal (Part 2. Chorus: 'Whence Came Ye, Merry Damsels! Whence Came Ye!'. Poco Meno Mosso - Allegretto - Part 3. Solo: 'Within His Car, Aloft, Young Bacchus Stood'. [Allegretto] - Part 4. Chorus: 'Whence Came Ye, Jolly Satyrs! Whence Came Ye!'. Poco Meno Mosso -)Gustav Holst - Susan Gritton2:09
11I Song And Bacchanal (Part 5. Solo: 'Onward The Tiger And The Leopard Pants'. Poco Animato - Più Mosso - Part 6. Chorus: 'Bacchus, Young Bacchus! Good Or Ill Betide'. Andante Maestoso)Gustav Holst - Susan Gritton2:01
12II Ode On A Grecian Urn (Chorus: 'Thou Still Unravish'd Bride Of Quietness'. Molto Adagio - [ ] -)Gustav Holst - Susan Gritton2:58
13II Ode On A Grecian Urn (Chorus: 'Heard Melodies Are Sweet, But Those Unheard'. Tempo I - Poco Animato - Tempo I -)Gustav Holst - Susan Gritton2:09
14II Ode On A Grecian Urn (Chorus: 'Ah, Happy, Happy Boughs! That Cannot Shed'. [Tempo I] -)Gustav Holst - Susan Gritton1:48
15 II Ode On A Grecian Urn (Chorus: 'Who Are These Coming To The Sacrifice?'. [Tempo I] -)Gustav Holst - Susan Gritton2:00
16 II Ode On A Grecian Urn (Chorus: 'O Attic Shape! Fair Attitude! With Brede'. [Tempo I] - Largo)Gustav Holst - Susan Gritton3:08
17 III Scherzo (Part 1. Fancy. Chorus: 'Ever Let The Fancy Roam'. Allegro -)Gustav Holst - Susan Gritton2:56
18 III Scherzo (Part 2. Folly's Song. Chorus: 'When Wedding Fiddles Are A-playing'. ♩ = ♩ (160) - Più Mosso - Presto - Prestissimo)Gustav Holst - Susan Gritton2:41
19 IV Finale (Part 1. Solo: 'Spirit Here That Reignest!'. Senza Misura (Quasi Andante) - Part 2. Chorus: 'God Of The Golden Bow'. Lento - Chorus: 'Here Homer With His Nervous Arms'. Più Mosso -)Gustav Holst - Susan Gritton3:15
20 IV Finale (Part 3. Solo: 'Then, Through Thy Temple Wide, Melodious Swells'. Andante Sostenuto - Part 4. Chorus: ''Tis Awful Silence Then Again'. Lento - Chorus: 'Thou Biddest Shakespeare Wave His Hand'. Vivace Ma Pesante - Molto Pesante Ma In Tempo - Andante - Chorus: 'A Silver Trumpet Spenser Blows'. Animato - Poco Lento -)Gustav Holst - Susan Gritton5:18
21 IV Finale (Part 5. Solo: 'Next Thy Tasso's Ardent Numbers'. [Poco Lento] - Moderato - Poco Più Lento - Part 6. Chorus: 'But When Thou Joinest With The Nine'. Moderato Maestoso - Allegro - Andante Con Moto -)Gustav Holst - Susan Gritton3:16
22 IV Finale (Chorus: 'Bards Of Passion And Of Mirth'. Allegretto - Chorus: 'Thus Ye Live On High, And Then'. [Allegretto] - Poco Meno Mosso - Allegretto -)Gustav Holst - Susan Gritton4:49
23 IV Finale (Part 7. Solo: 'Spirit Here That Reignest!'. Senza Misura (Quasi Andante) - Chorus: 'Bards Of Passion And Mirth'. Sempre Andante E Non Animato)Gustav Holst - Susan Gritton2:05

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