Planets, The


by Gustav Holst

Suite for large orchestra
Full Orchestra
4(III=picc.IV=picc+bfl).3(III=bob).ca.3.bcl.3.cbsn – 6432 – 2 timp – perc(3): BD/SD/cyms/tgl/tamb/gong/bells/xyl/glsp - 2 harp – cel – organ – strings - 6 part female chorus (Neptune only) Reduced Orch: 3(III=picc) – 4331 – 2 timp – perc(3): BD/SD/cyms/tgl/tamb/gong/bells/xyl/glsp – 2 harp – cel – strings
First Performance
29.9.1918, Queen's Hall, London: New Queen's Hall Orchestra/Adrian Boult

Score, chorus part and parts for hire. Not available in EC, Japan, USA or Switzerland.

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