Gustav Holst

Gustav Holst (1874-1934)

Nationality: English
Born: September 21, 1874, Cheltenham Died: May 25, 1934, London (age 59)

3 Pieces (Fantasiestücke), Op. 2 (for oboe and string quartet)

(for oboe, 2 violins, viola and cello)
3:26 I. March. Poco andante
4:57 II. Minuet. Allegretto
3:49 III. Scherzo. Allegro vivace
Duration: 13 minutes (approximately)
Composed: 1896 (age 21-22)
Revised: 1910 (age 35-36)
2 recordings, 6 videos
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3:34
Sarah Francis, English String Quartet
I. March. Poco andante
5:15
Sarah Francis, English String Quartet
II. Minuet. Allegretto
3:57
Sarah Francis, English String Quartet
III. Scherzo. Allegro vivace
3:17
Ensemble Arabesques
I. March. Poco andante
4:39
Ensemble Arabesques
II. Minuet. Allegretto
3:41
Ensemble Arabesques
III. Scherzo. Allegro vivace

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Imogen Holst (1907-1984)
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Born: April 12, 1907, Richmond, Surrey Died: March 9, 1984, Aldeburgh (age 76)
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