The Cloud Messenger, Op.30 (Holst, Gustav)

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Editor First edition
Language English
Publisher. Info. London: Stainer & Bell, Ltd., 1912. Plate S. & B. 1284.
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General Information

Work Title The Cloud Messenger
Alternative. Title Ode for Chorus and Orchestra
Composer Holst, Gustav
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. Op.30; H.111
First Performance. 1913-03-04 — London: London Choral Society, New Symphony Orchestra, Holst (conductor)
First Publication. 1912 – London: Stainer & Bell, Ltd.
Librettist Kālidāsa, as translated by Holst
Language English
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Early 20th century
Piece Style Romantic
Instrumentation Voices: alto + mixed chorus (SATB)
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External Links gustavholst.info

Misc. Comments

The alto solo apparently appears only in one number.