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9 thoughts on “ Holst*, The Toronto Symphony*, Andrew Davis - The Planets (Vinyl, LP)

  1. Nov 13,  · A very interesting but less known recording is Davis with the BPO on Philips, which noteworthy for its very warm and natural sonics (and of course the orchestra), less for Davis' conducting which is OK but pretty ordinary. But musically, I think that Boult on EMI is the greatest. I absolutely love his slower then usual tempos on Mars and Jupiter.
  2. This is a marvellous performance by the great English conductor, Sir Andrew Davis, who always brings out the very best in every orchestra he conducts. Compared to other performances of the Planets, this has to be far and away the best/5(8).
  3. 3. Handel: Zadok the Priest, HWV - Sir Andrew Davis 4. Bach, JS: Double Violin Concerto in D Minor, BWV II. Largo ma non tanto (opening) - Yehudi Menuhin 5. Bach: Sonata for Viola da Gamba and Harpsichord No. 3 in G Minor, BWV II. Adagio - Jordi Savall 6.
  4. The Planets was composed while Holst was employed as music master at a school in Dulwich and at St. Paul's Girls' School. It was the first and only work of its kind that he produced; between he had written mainly choral pieces. Andrew Davis / Toronto Symphony Orchestra. BBC Symphony Chorus / BBC Symphony Orchestra / Andrew Davis.
  5. Find similar albums to Holst: The Planets, etc. - Andrew Davis, Toronto Symphony Orchestra on AllMusic.
  6. Gustav Holst / György Ligeti - Boston Symphony Orchestra, William Steinberg: Gustav Holst / György Ligeti - Boston Symphony Orchestra, William Steinberg - The Planets / Lux Aeterna ‎ (CD, RM) Deutsche Grammophon: Europe: Sell This Version.
  7. Holst: The Planets; Britten: Young Person's Guide, Etc Sir Andrew Davis, Toronto Symphony Orchestra, Taverner Players, Minnesota Orchestra Number of Discs: 1 Recorded in: Stereo Special Order: This CD requires additional production.
  8. Winners Best Classical Album: Large Ensemble or Soloist(s) With Large Ensemble Accompaniment (–) – Orchestre symphonique de Montreal, Charles Dutoit – Conductor, Ravel: Ma Mere L'oye/Pavane Pour un Infante Debunte/Tombeau de Couperin And Valses Nobles et Sentimentales; – Toronto Symphony, Andrew Davis – Conductor, Holst: The Planets.
  9. Jan 01,  · Album · · 7 Songs. Sign In Browse Radio Open in iTunes. Sign In Holst: The Planets, Op. 32 London Symphony Orchestra & Sir Colin Davis Classical • Play Shuffle. SONG TIME The Planets, Op. I. Mars, the Bringer of War ℗ London Symphony Orchestra Ltd. Also available in the iTunes Store.

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