Rhapsody on a Theme by Gustav Holst composed by Robert Longfield. For Orchestra, String Orchestra (Score & Parts). Music for String Orchestra. Grade 3-4. Published by Hal Leonard (HL.4490549).
The tuneful strains of English folk music are heard throughout this creative new work for strings. One of Holst's most revered symphonic works, Suite in E-flat for Military Band, has been transformed into an impressive concert piece, written in the style of folk song settings popularized by Holst himself and his long-time friend, Ralph Vaughan Williams. Dur: 4:00.