Holst – The Planets (Simon Rattle)

Philharmonia Orchestra

Rundfunkchor Berlin

Berliner Philharmoniker

Sir Simon Rattle, conductor

Warner Classics, 2006

Description

Host: The Planets – Tracklist:

  1. Gustav Holst – The Planets: Mars, the Bringer of War
  2. Gustav Holst – The Planets: Venus, the Bringer of Peace (Adagio)
  3. Gustav Holst – The Planets: Mercury, the Winged Messenger (Vivace)
  4. Gustav Holst – The Planets: Jupiter, the Bringer of Jollity (Allegro giocoso)
  5. Gustav Holst – The Planets: Saturn, the Bringer of Old Age (Adagio)
  6. Gustav Holst – The Planets: Uranus, the Magician (Allegro)
  7. Gustav Holst – The Planets: Neptune, the Mystic (Andante)
  8. Colin Matthews: 8 Pluto, the Renewer
  9. Kaija Saariaho: Asteroid 4179: Toutatis (World Premiere Recording )
  10. Matthias Pintscher: Towards Osiris (World Premiere Recording )
  11. Mark-Anthony Turnage: Ceres (World Premiere Recording )
  12. Brett Dean: Komarov’s Fall (World Premiere Recording )

Live Recording: 15–18.III.2006, Philharmonie, Berlin