VALIANT HEARTS

VALIANT HEARTS

Composer: Gustav Holst (1925)
Published in 1 hymnal


Composer: Gustav Holst

Gustav Holst (b. Chelteham, Gloucestershire, England, September 21, 1874, d. London, England, May 25, 1934) was a renowned British composer and musician. Having studied at Cheltenham Grammar School, he soon obtained a professional position as an organist, and later as choirmaster. In 1892, Holst composed a two-act operetta, which so impressed his father that he borrowed the money to send Holst to the Royal College of Music. Severe neuritis in his right hand later caused him to give up the keyboard, and Holst turned to the trombone and composing. In 1895 Holst met Ralph Vaughan Williams, and the two became lifelong friends. Vaughan Williams helped Holst land his first job as a singing teacher. Holst became very interested in Indian and Hindu… Go to person page >

Tune Information

Title: VALIANT HEARTS
Composer: Gustav Holst (1925)
Meter: 10.10.10.10
Incipit: 14253 43221 14251
Key: G Major
Copyright: By permission of the Joint Managers, Trustee Dept., Westminster Book, Ltd.

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Audio

The Hymnal of the Protestant Episcopal Church in the United States of America 1940 #531b

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