A biography of gustav theodore holst

Holst's musical style was heavily influenced by english folk music, and some of his compositions were influenced by indian themes gustav theodore holst (september 21, 1874 – may 25, 1934) was a british composer. Gustav holst, original name gustavus theodore von holst, also called gustav theodore holst, (born september 21, 1874, cheltenham, gloucestershire, england—died may 25, 1934, london), english composer and music teacher noted for the excellence of his orchestration. Gustavus theodore von holst’s childhood and early life gustav holst was born on september 21, 1874 in cheltenham, gloucestershire in england as the first of two children to adolph and clara von holst.

Holst, gustav (theodore) (b cheltenham, 1874 d london, 1934) eng composer of swed descent eng composer of swed descent trained as a pianist, his father being a pf teacher. 1 the early years gustav holst was born on 21 september 1874 in cheltenham, england, the first of two children to adolph and clara von holst adolph was an accomplished pianist who taught piano and practiced many hours during the day, much to the neglect of his wife, clara, and their two children.

Gustav(us theodore von) holst was a significant english composer, mostly known for his orchestral suite the planets early life gustav holst, was born to a family of swedish extraction (by way of latvia and russia. Gustav theodore holst (born gustavus theodor von holst, 21 september 1874 – 25 may 1934) was an english composer he is most famous for his orchestral suite the planets [ 1 . Gustavus theodore von holst biography, life, interesting facts childhood and early years composer gustav theodore holst was born on the 21 september 1874 in cheltenham, england he was the son of adolph von holst and clara cox lediardhis mother was british and a singer who died when he was eight years old. Imogen holst (1907-1984), the only child of gustav holst, was a composer and arranger of folksongs, writer on music, conductor, and administrator she also acted as music assistant to benjamin britten, of whom she became a friend and close associate.

Gustav holst gustav holst (1874-1934) was one of the most important english composers of his time, even though little of his music continued to be played gustav holst's paternal great-grandfather was born in sweden, but all his other forebears were english. Holst was christened gustavus theodore von holst, after his grandfather and his great uncle, theodor who was a painter gustav was a physically weak child he had poor eyes and a weak chest. Gustavus theodore von holst biography, life, interesting facts childhood and early years composer gustav theodore holst was born on the 21 september 1874 in cheltenham, england he was the son of adolph von holst and clara cox lediard his mother was british and a singer who died when he was eight years old. Gustav theodore holst (september 21, 1874 – may 25, 1934) was a british composer he is best known for his orchestral suite the planets holst's musical style was heavily influenced by english folk music, and some of his compositions were influenced by indian themes.

Gustav theodore holst (born gustavus theodore von holst, 21 september 1874 – 25 may 1934) was an english composer he is most famous for his orchestral suite the planets his early works show the influence of grieg, wagner, richard strauss and fellow student ralph vaughan williams,and later, through vaughan williams, the music of ravel. Gustav theodore holst (born gustavus theodore von holst 21 september 1874 – 25 may 1934) was an english composer, arranger and teacher.

A biography of gustav theodore holst

Holst, gustav (gustavus theodore von) (1874–1934) english composer his early works were often influenced by hinduism , as in the opera sita (1906), and english folksong, as in somerset rhapsody (1907.

  • Welcome to the gustav holst web site this website was created to introduce you to the life and music of gustav holst, a british composer who was born in cheltenham, england in 1874 and died in london in 1934 holst was a composer of many choral part-songs, song cycles, operas and orchestral pieces.

Gustav holst, 1933 holst, gustav: “mars, the bringer of war” “mars, the bringer of war,” the first movement of gustav holst's the planets (composed 1914–16. Gustav holst (composer, arranger) born: september 21, 1874 - cheltenham, gloucestershire, england died: may 25, 1934 - london, england: gustav(us theodore von) holst was a significant english composer, mostly known for his orchestral suite the planets early life: gustav holst, was born to a family of swedish extraction (by way of latvia and russia.

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A biography of gustav theodore holst
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