- The Planets Opus 32 -
- Composed by Gustav Holst -
21 September 1874 – 25 May 1934
Gustav Theodore Holst was an English composer, arranger and teacher. He is best known for his orchestral suite The Planets.
Holst attended the Royal college of Music and although he played several instruments, he discovered a passion for composing.
The Planets was first played publicly on 27 February 1919 by the Royal Philharmonic Society Orchestra.
Music from the suit has been used for many movies, TV adverts and documentaries.
Flash mob: Music can be played and enjoyed anywhere