Japanese Suite (1915) Op. 33 ※ III. Dance Under the Cherry Tree (Gustav Holst)

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Uploaded on Jan 23, 2019

(Use audio source => YouTube, or use link below) During the composition of The Planets, Gustav Holst wrote the Japanese Suite at the request of Michio Ito, a Japanese dancer.

Michio Ito wanted to dance to a work derived from traditional Japanese. However, Holst didn't know any traditional Japanese music, so Michio Ito had to whistle several to him.

► Japanese Suite https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jzV_LHMyYOk&list=PLHaq63lbDFPBuZ47JaJ9w0cIJdli3P8FS

japanese suite Gustav Holst The Planets harp strings woodwind

Pages 3
Duration 02:40
Measures 40
Key signature 1 flat
Parts 9
Part names Flute, Oboe, Clarinet(2), Bassoon, Harp, Violin(2), Viola
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