Holst Suite, A

From Wind Repertory Project

Gustav Holst (trans. Ray Thompson)

Subtitle: Four Movements from Three Suites - Arranged for Symphonic Wind Dectet/Bass

General Info

Year: 2018
Duration: c. 20:00
Original Medium: Concert Band
Difficulty: VI (see Ratings for explanation)
Publisher: Ray Thompson Music, through sheetmusicplus
Cost: Score and Parts (digital) - $19.95


1. "Jig" from St. Paul's Suite (originally for strings)
2. "Song without Words" from Second Suite in F
3. "Intermezzo" from First Suite in E-flat
4. "Fantasia on the D'argason" from Second Suite in F


Full Score
Flute I-II
Oboe I-II
B-flat Soprano Clarinet I-II
Bassoon I-II
Horn in F I-II
String Bass


None discovered thus far.

Program Notes

A selection of four pieces from three of Holst's suites:

1. Mvt.I Jig from St.Paul's Suite (originally for strings)

2. Mvt.II "Song without Words" from Concert Band Suite No.2 in F

3. Mvt.III "Intermezzo" from Concert Band Suite No.1 in Eb

4. Mvt.IV "Fantasia on the D'argason" from Concert Band Suite No.2 in F

- Program Note from publisher


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