The Cosmic Composer
Innovative and mystical. Renowned for his orchestral suite "The Planets" and choral works.
Never compose anything unless the not composing of it becomes a positive nuisance to you.
Gustav Holst was an English composer and music educator. His compositions draw inspiration from astrology, mythology, and Eastern philosophy. He was a pioneer in exploring new musical techniques and expanding the possibilities of orchestral music.
The Planets, "St. Paul's Suite," "Jupiter"
May 25, 1934
September 21, 1874