Imogen Holst

Soprano; Conductor

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Holst : Songs and Part-Songs

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Gustav Holst : Twelve Songs for Solo Voice and Piano, op. 48
Peter Pears (Tenor)
Benjamin Britten (Piano)
1967/11/30 - Snape Maltings, Suffolk, England

Gustav Holst : Ave Maria for Unaccompanied Female Voices in Eight Parts, op. 9b
Purcell Singers conducted by Imogen Holst

Gustav Holst : Three Welsh Folk Songs, arr. for Unaccompanied Chorus
Purcell Singers conducted by Imogen Holst

Gustav Holst : The Song of the Blacksmith, arr. for Unaccompanied Voices
Purcell Singers conducted by Imogen Holst

Gustav Holst : Two Part-Songs for Unaccompanied Female Voices
Purcell Singers conducted by Imogen Holst

Gustav Holst : Two Carols - Of One that is so Fair and Bright & Bring us in Good Ale, arr. for Unaccompanied Chorus
Purcell Singers conducted by Imogen Holst

Holst : Vocal and Instrumental Music

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Gustav Holst : 4 Songs for Voice and Violin, op. 35
Peter Pears (Speaker)
Norbert Brainin (Violin)

Gustav Holst : This have I done for my true love for Unaccompanied Voices, op. 34
Purcell Singers conducted by Imogen Holst

Gustav Holst : Old English carols - Jesu, thou the virgin born for Unaccompanied Voices, op. 20b
Purcell Singers conducted by Imogen Holst

Gustav Holst : Two Carols - A Welcome Song & Terly, terlow for Sopranos and Altos, Oboe and Viola
Peter Graeme (Oboe); Cecil Aronowitz (Viola)
Purcell Singers conducted by Imogen Holst

Gustav Holst : Terzetto for Flute, Oboe and Viola
Richard Adeney (Flute); Peter Graeme (Oboe); Cecil Aronowitz (Viola)

Gustav Holst : Six Canons for Equal Voices
Viola Tunnard (Piano)
Purcell Singers conducted by Imogen Holst

Gustav Holst : The Evening-Watch for eight-part Unaccompanied Choir, op. 43
Purcell Singers conducted by Imogen Holst

Britten : Building of the House Overture; Bridge : The Sea, Enter Spring; Holst : Egdon Heath, A Fugal Concerto

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Benjamin Britten : The Building of the house, Overture, op. 79
Chorus of East Anglian Choirs / English Chamber Orchestra conducted by Benjamin Britten
1967/06/04 - Snape Maltings, Suffolk, England

Franck Bridge : The Sea
English Chamber Orchestra conducted by Benjamin Britten
1971/06/23, Aldeburgh Festival - Blythburgh Church, Snape Maltings, Suffolk, England

Gustav Holst : A Fugal concerto for Flute, Oboe and Strings, op. 40/2
Richard Adeney (Flute); Peter Graeme (Oboe)
English Chamber Orchestra conducted by Imogen Holst
1969/06/15, Aldeburgh Festival - Blythburgh Church, Snape Maltings, Suffolk, England

Gustav Holst : Egdon Heath, op. 47
London Symphony Orchestra conducted by Benjamin Britten
1961/07/06 - Orford Parish Church, Suffolk, England

Franck Bridge : Enter Spring
New Philharmonia Orchestra conducted by Benjamin Britten
1967/06/18, Aldeburgh Festival - Snape Maltings, Suffolk, England

Opening concert of the Snape Maltings Concert Hall

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Benjamin Britten : Gloriana - Fanfare, op. 53
Benjamin Britten (Speaker)
Herald Trumpeters of the Royal Artillery Band, Woolwich conducted by Benjamin Britten
1967/06/02 - Snape Maltings, Suffolk, England

Benjamin Britten : The Building of the house, Overture, op. 79
Chorus of East Anglian Choirs / English Chamber Orchestra conducted by Benjamin Britten
1967/06/02 - Snape Maltings, Suffolk, England

Thomas Augustine Arne : God Save the Queen, Orchestral arrangement of the National Anthem by Britten
Chorus of East Anglian Choirs / English Chamber Orchestra conducted by Benjamin Britten
1967/06/02 - Snape Maltings, Suffolk, England

Frederick Delius : Two Pieces for Small Orchestra - n2 Songs to be sung of a summer night on the water, arr.
English Chamber Orchestra conducted by Benjamin Britten
1967/06/02 - Snape Maltings, Suffolk, England

Gustav Holst : St Paul's suite for Strings, op. 29/2
English Chamber Orchestra conducted by Imogen Holst
1967/06/02 - Snape Maltings, Suffolk, England

Aldeburgh Festival, 1953

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William Byrd : Variation on an Elizabethan Theme - Theme for String Orchestra, arr. Imogen Holst "Sellinger's round"
Aldeburgh Festival Orchestra (Strings) (leader Olive Zorian) conducted by Benjamin Britten
1953/06/20, Aldeburgh Festival, Opening Concert - Aldeburgh Parish Church, Snape Maltings, Suffolk, England

Arthur Oldham : Variation on an Elizabethan Theme - Variation 1, Allegro non troppo for String Orchestra "Sellinger's round"
Aldeburgh Festival Orchestra (Strings) (leader Olive Zorian) conducted by Benjamin Britten
1953/06/20, Aldeburgh Festival, Opening Concert - Aldeburgh Parish Church, Snape Maltings, Suffolk, England

Michael Tippett : Variation on an Elizabethan Theme - Variation 2, A Lament, Andante espressivo for String Orchestra "Sellinger's round"
Aldeburgh Festival Orchestra (Strings) (leader Olive Zorian) conducted by Benjamin Britten
1953/06/20, Aldeburgh Festival, Opening Concert - Aldeburgh Parish Church, Snape Maltings, Suffolk, England

Lennox Berkeley : Variation on an Elizabethan Theme - Variation 3, Andante for String Orchestra "Sellinger's round"
Aldeburgh Festival Orchestra (Strings) (leader Olive Zorian) conducted by Benjamin Britten
1953/06/20, Aldeburgh Festival, Opening Concert - Aldeburgh Parish Church, Snape Maltings, Suffolk, England

Benjamin Britten : Variation on an Elizabethan Theme - Variation 4, Quick and Gay for String Orchestra "Sellinger's round"
Aldeburgh Festival Orchestra (Strings) (leader Olive Zorian) conducted by Benjamin Britten
1953/06/20, Aldeburgh Festival, Opening Concert - Aldeburgh Parish Church, Snape Maltings, Suffolk, England

Humphrey Searle : Variation on an Elizabethan Theme - Variation 5, Nocturne, Adagio for String Orchestra "Sellinger's round"
Aldeburgh Festival Orchestra (Strings) (leader Olive Zorian) conducted by Benjamin Britten
1953/06/20, Aldeburgh Festival, Opening Concert - Aldeburgh Parish Church, Snape Maltings, Suffolk, England

William Walton : Variation on an Elizabethan Theme - Variation 6, Finale, Presto giocoso for String Orchestra "Sellinger's round"
Aldeburgh Festival Orchestra (Strings) (leader Olive Zorian) conducted by Benjamin Britten
1953/06/20, Aldeburgh Festival, Opening Concert - Aldeburgh Parish Church, Snape Maltings, Suffolk, England

Thomas Augustine Arne : Alfred - Ode in honor of Great Britain, Masque "Rule Britannia"
Peter Pears (Tenor)
Aldeburgh Festival Choir and Orchestra conducted by Imogen Holst
1953/06/20, Aldeburgh Festival, Opening Concert - Aldeburgh Parish Church, Snape Maltings, Suffolk, England

Henry Purcell : O Lord, grant the Queen a long life
Alfred Deller (Alto); Peter Pears (Tenor); Norman Lumsden (Bass)
Ralph Downes (Organ)
Aldeburgh Festival Choir and Orchestra conducted by Imogen Holst
1953/06/20, Aldeburgh Festival, Opening Concert - Aldeburgh Parish Church, Snape Maltings, Suffolk, England

Thomas Augustine Arne : Fairy prince - Now all the air shall ring, Masque
Arda Mandikian (Soprano); Gladys Whitred (Soprano)
Aldeburgh Festival Choir and Orchestra conducted by Imogen Holst
1953/06/20, Aldeburgh Festival, Opening Concert - Aldeburgh Parish Church, Snape Maltings, Suffolk, England

Aldeburgh Festival, 1953

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William Byrd : Variation on an Elizabethan Theme - Theme for String Orchestra, arr. Imogen Holst "Sellinger's round"
Aldeburgh Festival Orchestra (Strings) (leader Olive Zorian) conducted by Benjamin Britten
1953/06/20, Aldeburgh Festival, Opening Concert - Aldeburgh Parish Church, Snape Maltings, Suffolk, England

Arthur Oldham : Variation on an Elizabethan Theme - Variation 1, Allegro non troppo for String Orchestra "Sellinger's round"
Aldeburgh Festival Orchestra (Strings) (leader Olive Zorian) conducted by Benjamin Britten
1953/06/20, Aldeburgh Festival, Opening Concert - Aldeburgh Parish Church, Snape Maltings, Suffolk, England

Michael Tippett : Variation on an Elizabethan Theme - Variation 2, A Lament, Andante espressivo for String Orchestra "Sellinger's round"
Aldeburgh Festival Orchestra (Strings) (leader Olive Zorian) conducted by Benjamin Britten
1953/06/20, Aldeburgh Festival, Opening Concert - Aldeburgh Parish Church, Snape Maltings, Suffolk, England

Lennox Berkeley : Variation on an Elizabethan Theme - Variation 3, Andante for String Orchestra "Sellinger's round"
Aldeburgh Festival Orchestra (Strings) (leader Olive Zorian) conducted by Benjamin Britten
1953/06/20, Aldeburgh Festival, Opening Concert - Aldeburgh Parish Church, Snape Maltings, Suffolk, England

Benjamin Britten : Variation on an Elizabethan Theme - Variation 4, Quick and Gay for String Orchestra "Sellinger's round"
Aldeburgh Festival Orchestra (Strings) (leader Olive Zorian) conducted by Benjamin Britten
1953/06/20, Aldeburgh Festival, Opening Concert - Aldeburgh Parish Church, Snape Maltings, Suffolk, England

Humphrey Searle : Variation on an Elizabethan Theme - Variation 5, Nocturne, Adagio for String Orchestra "Sellinger's round"
Aldeburgh Festival Orchestra (Strings) (leader Olive Zorian) conducted by Benjamin Britten
1953/06/20, Aldeburgh Festival, Opening Concert - Aldeburgh Parish Church, Snape Maltings, Suffolk, England

William Walton : Variation on an Elizabethan Theme - Variation 6, Finale, Presto giocoso for String Orchestra "Sellinger's round"
Aldeburgh Festival Orchestra (Strings) (leader Olive Zorian) conducted by Benjamin Britten
1953/06/20, Aldeburgh Festival, Opening Concert - Aldeburgh Parish Church, Snape Maltings, Suffolk, England

Thomas Augustine Arne : Alfred - Ode in honor of Great Britain, Masque "Rule Britannia"
Peter Pears (Tenor)
Aldeburgh Festival Choir and Orchestra conducted by Imogen Holst
1953/06/20, Aldeburgh Festival, Opening Concert - Aldeburgh Parish Church, Snape Maltings, Suffolk, England

Henry Purcell : O Lord, grant the Queen a long life
Alfred Deller (Alto); Peter Pears (Tenor); Norman Lumsden (Bass)
Ralph Downes (Organ)
Aldeburgh Festival Choir and Orchestra conducted by Imogen Holst
1953/06/20, Aldeburgh Festival, Opening Concert - Aldeburgh Parish Church, Snape Maltings, Suffolk, England

Thomas Augustine Arne : Fairy prince - Now all the air shall ring, Masque
Arda Mandikian (Soprano); Gladys Whitred (Soprano)
Aldeburgh Festival Choir and Orchestra conducted by Imogen Holst
1953/06/20, Aldeburgh Festival, Opening Concert - Aldeburgh Parish Church, Snape Maltings, Suffolk, England

Music for a Royal Occasion : a concert to celebrate the re-opening of Snape Maltings Concert Hall

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Benjamin Britten : Gloriana - Fanfare, op. 53
Trumpeters of the Royal School of Music, Kneller Hall conducted by Lt.-Col. C. H. Jaeger
1970/06/05 - Concert Hall, Snape Maltings, Suffolk, England

Thomas Augustine Arne : God Save the Queen, Orchestral arrangement of the National Anthem by Britten
Aldeburgh Festival singers / English Chamber Orchestra conducted by Benjamin Britten
1970/06/05 - Concert Hall, Snape Maltings, Suffolk, England

Henry VIII : Consort for woodwind
English Chamber Orchestra conducted by Imogen Holst
1970/06/05 - Concert Hall, Snape Maltings, Suffolk, England

William Byrd : O Lord, make thy servant Elizabeth our Queen to rejoice in thy strength
Aldeburgh Festival singers / English Chamber Orchestra conducted by Imogen Holst
1970/06/05 - Concert Hall, Snape Maltings, Suffolk, England

Henry Purcell : Ode for the Birthday of Queen Mary - Selections, Z. 323 "Come, ye sons of art"
Peter Pears (Speaker)
Heather Harper (Soprano); John Shirley-Quirck (Bass)
Peter Graeme (Oboe)
Ensemble conducted by Philip Ledger
1970/06/05 - Concert Hall, Snape Maltings, Suffolk, England

Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy : Symphony - Excerpts n3 in A Minor, op. 56 "Scottish"
English Chamber Orchestra conducted by Benjamin Britten
1970/06/05 - Concert Hall, Snape Maltings, Suffolk, England

Benjamin Britten : Gloriana - Tournament, op. 53
Aldeburgh Festival singers / English Chamber Orchestra conducted by Benjamin Britten
1970/06/05 - Concert Hall, Snape Maltings, Suffolk, England

Benjamin Britten : Gloriana - Second lute song of the Earl of Essex, op. 53
Peter Pears (Tenor)
English Chamber Orchestra conducted by Benjamin Britten
1970/06/05 - Concert Hall, Snape Maltings, Suffolk, England

Benjamin Britten : Gloriana - Apotheosis, op. 53
Aldeburgh Festival singers / English Chamber Orchestra conducted by Benjamin Britten
1970/06/05 - Concert Hall, Snape Maltings, Suffolk, England

Noye's fludde

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Benjamin Britten : Noye's fludde, op. 46
Imogen Holst (Soprano); Peter Pears (Tenor); Colin Graham (Baritone); Benjamin Britten (Baritone); Benjamin Britten (Whistling)
Benjamin Britten (Piano)
1958 - Drawing room of the Red House, Aldeburgh, England