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September 21, 2016 ~ Today in Music History

• 1737 ~ Francis Hopkinson, American statesman, signer of the Declaration of Independence, first native-born American composer and writer

1874 ~ Gustav (Theodore) Holst, British composer and conductor… 31 more words


Pisces Full Moon Eclipse

On Friday, September 16th we will experience a Full Lunar Eclipse in Pisces at 12:05 PM Pacific Standard Time.

San Francisco:  Sept 16th 12:05

London: Sept 16th 20:05… 221 more words

For Mercury, inventor of the lyre

I beg to place before the world a playlist of songs in honour of the god Mercury. The keynote—struck at the beginning as well as the end—is Gustav Holst’s Hymn of the Travellers, which I’ve had occasion to refer to… 731 more words

[SACD] Holst - The Planets - Walter Susskind

Label : MSFL (Mobile Fidelity Sound Lab)
Format : Iso
Cover : Yes 12 more words


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On 25 May 1934 Gustav Holst went in for surgery to have a duodenal ulcer removed. Not long after he was dead, having suffered heart failure during the operation.   632 more words

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