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Holst: Orchestral Works Volume 1

Joyful Company of Singers & BBC National Orchestra of Wales, Richard Hickox

The only other recording of these ballets [The Golden Goose, The Morning of the Year] apart from ones of Imogen Holst's collations - is Hilary Davan Wetton's for Hyperion (1995), coupled with... More…
  • Gramophone Magazine
    February 2009
    Disc of the Month

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Contents

Holst: The Perfect Fool, Op. 39, H. 150. Ballet

Work length11:32
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  • Richard Hickox, BBC National Orchestra of Wales

I. Andante

Track length0:59
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II. Dance of Spirits of Earth. Moderato - Andante

Track length3:49
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III. Dance of Spirits of Water. Allegro

Track length3:02
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IV. Dance of Spirits of Fire. Allegro moderato - Andante

Track length3:42
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Holst: The Golden Goose, Op. 45 No. 1

Work length24:46
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  • Richard Hickox, BBC National Orchestra of Wales, Joyful Company of Singers

I. Sound of drum and trumpets play

Track length3:51
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II. The Mummers' Play

Track length4:35
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III. The Human Organ

Track length1:53
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IV. Jack creeps up, unseen by court

Track length3:07
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V. Dance of the Three Girls

Track length3:24
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VI. The Goose Dance

Track length2:57
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VII. Jack and Princess embrace

Track length4:59
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Holst: The Lure

Work length10:15
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  • Richard Hickox, BBC National Orchestra of Wales

Holst: The Morning of the Year, Op. 45 No. 2

Work length21:02
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  • Richard Hickox, BBC National Orchestra of Wales, Joyful Company of Singers

I. I am that which men did make

Track length4:28
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II. Dance of Headman and Hobby-horse

Track length3:00
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III. Dance of Youths

Track length3:22
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IV. Dance of Maidens

Track length2:37
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V. Mating Dance

Track length4:28
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VI. Dance of the Youngest Couple

Track length3:07
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