Choral Hymns from the Rig Veda, Op. 26

Choral Hymns from the Rig Veda, Op. 26 is a set of piece for chorus (women's Choir in nos. 2 and 3, men's in no.4) with various accompaniments composed by Gustav Holst between 1908 and 1912. They were first published between 1911 (group 1) and 1912 (groups 2-4) in London by Stainer & Bell. The lyrics of these Hymns were composed by the composer, based on the Rig Veda (translated to english from Sanskrit). All pìeces together last about 38 minutes in a typical performance.

This sheet contains the following parts:

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Choral Hymns from the Rig Veda, Op. 26 - Group 1, H.97 (London: Stainer & Bell Ltd., 1911-12)
Choral Hymns from the Rig Veda, Op. 26 - Group 2, H.98 (London: Stainer & Bell Ltd., 1911-12)
Choral Hymns from the Rig Veda, Op. 26 - Group 3, H.99 (London: Stainer & Bell Ltd., 1911-12)
Choral Hymns from the Rig Veda, Op. 26 - Group 4, H.100 (London: Stainer & Bell Ltd., 1911-12)

Gustav Holst

Gustav Theodore Holst (born Gustavus Theodore von Holst, 21 September 1874 – 25 May 1934) was an English composer. He is most ...