The Hymn of Jesus, Op.37 (Holst, Gustav)

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Publisher. Info. London: Stainer & Bell, 1919. Plate S. & B. 2277a.
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Publisher. Info. London: Stainer & Bell, 1919. Plate S. & B. 2175.
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Work Title The Hymn of Jesus
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Composer Holst, Gustav
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. Op.37 ; H.140
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 2 (Prelude and Hymn)
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1917
First Performance. 1920-03-25 in London, Queen's Hall
Gustav Holst (conductor)
First Publication. 1919
Librettist Apocryphal Acts of John, trans. Holst
Language English
Average DurationAvg. Duration 22 minutes
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Early 20th century
Piece Style Early 20th century
Instrumentation 2 choirs, female semichorus, orchestra (3-3-2-2 4-2-3-0 Percussion, Celesta, Piano, Organ, Strings)

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The two choirs are supposed to be spatially separated, but this is apparently not often observed.