The Planets - Full Score composed by Gustav Holst (1874-1934). Orchestra. For full orchestra and double SSA chorus. Full Orchestra (Full Score); Larger Works; Masterworks. Dover Edition. 20th Century. Full score. Full score notation. 192 pages. Published by Dover Publications (AP.6-292770).
ISBN 0486292770. With full score notation. 20th Century. 9 1/8x1214 inches.
Spectacular symphonic suite, scored for large orchestral forces and a wordless chorus, is divided into seven movements, the music of each embodying the astrological and mystical qualities of a different planet. Remarkable emotional sweep and innovative techniques have made the work a staple of the orchestral repertoire. Only full-size score available.