2 CD / Decca Import / 2008-01-09Works: Gustav Holst: Choral Hymns (4 groups) from the Rig Veda, for chorus & orchestra, Op. 26, H. 97-100; Sávitri, chamber opera, Op. 25, H. 96; Partsongs (7) for soprano, female chorus & strings, O...
Performers: Baker, Janet, Dame [Mezzo-soprano Vocal]; Bogorad, Julia; Ellis, Osian [Harp]; Greenbank, Kathryn; Hemsley, Thomas; Longfield, Susan; Tear, Robert
Conductors: Holst, Imogen; Hogwood, Christopher; Boult, Adrian; Howarth, Elgar
Ensemble: BBC Chorus; English Chamber Orchestra; Grimethorpe Colliery Band; Purcell Singers; St. Paul Chamber Orchestra
1 CD / Lyrita / 2006-11-01Works: Gustav Holst: Songs (2) Without Words for chamber orchestra, Op. 22, H. 88; A Fugal Concerto, for flute, oboe & string orchestra, Op. 40/2, H. 152; The Golden Goose, choral ballet, Op. 45/1, H. 163; ...
Performers: Aronowitz, Cecil; Bennett, William [Flute]; Graeme, Peter; Hurwitz, Emanuel; Sillito, Kenneth
Conductors: Holst, Imogen
Ensemble: English Chamber Orchestra
Imogen Holst (1907-1984), the composer's daughter, was a fine musician herself, an excellent conductor and naturally a persuasive exponent of her father's works. "Another splendid...continue...