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  1. Chicago Sinfonietta and an Emmy-nominated astronomer Jose Salgado...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 26 |

    ... Chicago Sinfonietta approached me in 2005 and asked me if I could create a visual backdrop for two concerts of The Planets by Gustav Holst. I took that opportunity to continue my exploration of combining science with art and create -instead of mere ...


  2. Heaven Descends On New HavenRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 20 | New Haven Independent

    ... which consists of graduate students at the Yale School of Music, will perform a heavenly program, consisting of The Planets by Gustav Holst and the Jupiter symphony by Mozart. The latter was given its name by a publisher after Mozart's death; the ...


  3. Pinnacle Concert SeriesRead the original story

    Mar 30, 2016 | Sonoran News

    ... percussion in a whole new way. Performing unique arrangements of classical masterpieces, such as Gustav Holst's The Planets and Saint-Sans' Carnival of the Animals, the duo displays passion, technical mastery and precision as they take audiences on ...


  4. Midori Joins Pacific Symphony for Erich Korngold's Violin Concerto, 4/28Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2016 |

    ... in grand and thrilling music inspired by the galaxy-Gustav Holst's dramatic interpretation of the cosmos, "The Planets," enhanced by the voices of the women of Pacific Chorale (John Alexander, artistic director); plus, Debussy's luminous piano ...


  5. When Caruso Was KingRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2016 | Stereophile

    ... Appreciation," in which we were introduced to works like Sibelius's Finlandia , Mars and Jupiter from Holst's The Planets , and the Scherzo of Beethoven's Symphony 3, "Eroica," played on a mono system comprising a Leak "Sandwich" speaker driven by a ...


  6. Last Song of VioletteRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2016 | The Huffington Post

    ... came to my bedside phone. Without introduction, her musical voice took the form of the Mars section of Holst's The Planets as she proclaimed "If you have money, or if you do not have money, no matter. You are a dancer and you get the very best ...


  7. How To Have A Jimi Hendrix Experience In LondonRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2016 | Londonist

    ... One Stop Records is no longer around, but the HMV on Oxford Street - where Hendrix bought classical records like The Planets and Handel's Messiah - is. As for getup: it isn't difficult to picture Hendrix flouncing around the market stalls on ...


  8. Canton Symphony Orchestra Performs the Earth ? an HD Odyssey TonightRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2016 |

    The Canton Symphony Orchestra will present The Earth - an HD Odyssey tonight, January 23, 2016 at 8:00pm in Umstattd Performing Arts Hall. The program, commissioned in 2012 by the Houston Symphony, is the sequel to The Planets - an HD Odyssey which the CSO performed in 2014.


  9. And Mercury Makes Five: See All Naked Eye Planets in the Sky at OnceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2016 | Universe Today

    ... the naked eye planets in a rough line in the 'forward-looking windshield' of planet Earth. The closest span of the planets occurs mid-next week, when the swath from Mercury-to-Jupiter will cover a breadth of 110 degrees across the sky. The closest ...


  10. Canton Symphony Orchestra to present 'The Earth As Seen From Above'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2016 |

    In 2014, The Canton Symphony Orchestra performed the work "The Planets - an HD Odyssey" which had originally been commissioned by the Houston Symphony. On Jan. 23, 2016, CSO will be performing the sequel to that work titled "The Earth As Seen From Above."


  11. Look Up! 5 Bright Planets To Align In Early Morning SkyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2016 | CBS Local

    ... once the sun comes up it sort of runs the party of everybody." As usual, Narlock said, the best place the view the planets is away from city lights. But, he said, it will absolutely be possible to see this phenomenon here right in metro Detroit ...


  12. Harpist takes to stage after battle with MERead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2016 | This is Wiltshire

    ONCE the Royal Harpist to the Prince of Wales and star performer at the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge's wedding, Claire Jones's world slipped through her fingers two years ago when she was struck down by ME. Homebound and too exhausted to such much as gently pluck the strings, she faced a dim future away from music and everything she had worked tirelessly to achieve.


  13. An interview with oboist Heather CalowRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2016 | OUPblog

    ... That's such a difficult question to answer! I think my first orchestral concert, where we played the Holst's The Planets Suite was a real highlight - I'd never played a piece that complex or exciting before. Another favourite was performance of ...


  14. Effects of Dynamical Evolution of Giant Planets on the Delivery of...Read the original story

    Jan 4, 2016 | CiteULike

    To insert individual citation into a bibliography in a word-processor, select your preferred citation style below and drag-and-drop it into the document. Recent observations started revealing the compositions of protostellar discs and planets beyond the Solar System.


  15. Canton Symphony Orchestra to Perform the Earth ? an HD Odyssey, 1/23/16Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2015 |

    The Canton Symphony Orchestra will present The Earth - an HD Odyssey on January 23, 2016 at 8:00pmin Umstattd Performing Arts Hall. The program, commissioned in 2012 by the Houston Symphony, is the sequel to The Planets - an HD Odyssey which the CSO performed in 2014.


  16. Why you should never believe music industry expertsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 21, 2015 | On An Overgrown Path

    ... who asked Sir Adrian Boult to recount how Gustav Mahler invited him to conduct the first performance of the Planets . And later there was the British journalist whose 'authoritative' book on the classical music industry was pulped following the out ...


  17. Review: Festival Opera sparkles with two rare gemsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 15, 2015 | Inside Bay Area

    ... -- mostly, her beautiful voice -- to trick Death into letting her beloved husband live. Holst, best-known for "The Planets," doesn't show any particular interest in Indian music in the score, which registers as solidly British-Romantic. But Bailey ...


  18. To Live With WonderRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2015 | Ukiah Blog Live

    If we are fortunate, at some point before we die, we can discover WONDER. For we who have become so preoccupied with gaining and spending, with winning and losing, have lost sight of the miracles around us.


  19. Santa Rosa Symphony takes families 'Out of This World'Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2015 |

    ... fun and exciting environment. Bruce Robinson from Roustabout Theater will be narrating the show, which includes "The Planets" by Holst, "Jupiter" by Mozart, "Flying Theme" from E.T., and multiple pieces from Star Trek. Children are engaged on a ...


  20. New Age Artist Albedo Just Released The Planets AlbumRead the original story

    Oct 1, 2015 |

    Murray, UT, October 01, 2015 -- -- The New Age Music Artist Albedo has just released a new album called "The Planets" on Tuesday, September 29th. It's a new age arrangement of the classical work "The Planets" by Gustav Holst.