On this edition of The Interlochen Collection, it's music by Gustav Holst. Interlochen students perform some of Holst's most-loved works for band and orchestra. Listen to the entire episode below.
Gustav Holst, Suite No. 1 in E-flat major
High School Symphonic Band
Michael Kaufman, conductor
July 11, 2003
Gustav Holst, St. Paul’s Suite
Interlochen Arts Academy String Orchestra
Rosemary Malocsay, conductor
March 5, 1986
Gustav Holst, Hammersmith: Prelude and Scherzo
Interlochen Arts Academy Band
Frederick Fennell, conductor
Gustav Holst, The Planets: Mercury, The Winged Messenger and Mars, The Bringer of War
World Youth Symphony Orchestra
JoAnn Falletta, conductor
The archival recordings heard on this program are available thanks to generous support from our listeners, The Association for Recorded Sound Collections, and the Hamer D. and Phyllis C. Shafer Foundation.
Monica Yost helped produce this episode.