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Gustav Holst (1874–1934)

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Around 1931, Holst was asked to compose music for a film. He attended a conference about the film, which was to be called The Bells (1931), based on a book by J.R. Ware, titled 'The Polish Jew'. The directors wanted Holst to finish the composition within a month so that recording could start. The music was to contain, "a storm prelude, a wedding ... See more trivia »

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 2012 Music High (writer: "March from Second Suite in F")
 2012 The Hunt (music: "In the Bleak Midwinter" - as Holst)
 2012 Upstairs Downstairs (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Love That Pays the Price (2012) ... (writer: "I Vow to Thee, My Country" - uncredited)
 2011 Metal Evolution (TV Series documentary) (writer - 1 episode)
- Pre-Metal (2011) ... (writer: "The Planets - Mars")
 2011 The Tree of Life (writer: "Hymn to Dionysus")
  Dexter (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2010) (writer - 1 episode, 2010)
- Take It! (2010) ... (performer: "Mars, The Bringer Of War" - uncredited) / (writer: "Mars, The Bringer Of War" - uncredited)
 2010 BBC Proms (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Prom 10: Doctor Who at the Proms (2010) ... (writer: "The Planets: Mars (Bringer Of War)")
 2010 The World Within (Documentary) (writer: "Mars, the Bringer of War")
 2010 Inspector Lewis (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Dark Matter (2010) ... (writer: "Mars, Jupiter and Saturn from The Planet Suite for Large Orchestra Opus 32")
 2010 The Planets: An HD Odyssey (Video) (writer: "The Planets")
 2009 Invictus (music: "World in Union '95" (1995), "World In Union '95" (1995)) / (writer: "World in Union '95" (1995), "World In Union '95" (1995))
 2009 Capitalism: A Love Story (Documentary) (writer: "Mars")
 2009 Knowing (writer: "The Planets: Op. 43: IV Jupiter, The Bringer of Jollity")
 2009 Doctor Who at the Proms (TV Movie) (writer: "Jupiter" from The Planets.)
 2008 De l'autre côté du lit (writer: "The Planets - Op.32 - Suite for large Orchestra")
 2008 New York, I Love You (writer: "Jupiter, the Bringer of Jollity" (1916))
 2008 Sarah Brightman: Symphony in Vienna (TV Movie) ("Running")
 2008 The Choir: Boys Don't Sing (TV Mini-Series) (music - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.2 (2008) ... (music: "World In Union" - uncredited)
 2007 A Christmas Celebration: Live from Dublin (Video) (music: "In the Bleak Midwinter")
 2007/I Amazing Grace (Video) (music: "I Vow To Thee, My Country")
 2006/I Breakdown (Short) ("The Planets, Opus 32")
 2006 Methods in Good Breeding (Short) ("The Planets - Mars, The Bringer Of War")
 2005 The Curse of the Were-Rabbit (performer: "The Planets Opus 32:2. Venus, The Bringer of Peace") / (writer: "The Planets Opus 32:2. Venus, The Bringer of Peace")
 2005 McLibel (Documentary) (writer: "The Planets Suite")
 2004 Mr 3000 (writer: "Jupiter")
 2003 Mona Lisa Smile (writer: "For the Splendor of Creation")
 2003 Drakengard (Video Game) (writer: "The Planets")
 2003 New Guy (music: "Venus, The Bringer of Peace", "Saturn, The Bringer of Old Age", "Neptune, The Mystic")
 2002 The Heart of Me (music: "In the Bleak Midwinter" (1906) - as Holst)
 2002 EV Nova (Video Game) (writer: "Mars: The Bringer of War")
 2000 The Yards (writer: "Saturn")
 1999 The Woman Chaser (writer: "The Planets: First Movement, Mars the Bringer of War")
 1998 Cider with Rosie (TV Movie) (music: "In the Bleak Midwinter" (1906) - uncredited)
 1997 Paradise Road (writer: "Jupiter")
 1996 Merry Christmas from Vienna (TV Special) (music: "In the Bleak Midwinter")
 1996 The Way to Dusty Death (TV Movie) ("The Planet Suite") / (music: "I Vow To Thee My Country")
 1995 A Midwinter's Tale (writer: "In The Bleak Midwinter")
 1993 Only Fools and Horses.... (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Fatal Extraction (1993) ... (writer: "Mars from 'The Planets Suite'" - uncredited)
 1991 Chasing the Wind (Video documentary short) (writer: "Mars, the Bringer of War")
 1990 Paper Mask (music: "I Vow To Thee My Country" - uncredited)
 1989 How to Get Ahead in Advertising (writer: "Jupiter, the Bringer of Jollity from the Planets Op. 32")
 1989 Resurrected (music: "I Vow to Thee My Country" - uncredited)
 1987 Sammy and Rosie Get Laid (writer: "I Vow to Thee My Country")
 1983 The Planets (TV Movie documentary) (writer: "Mars, Bringer of War", "Venus, Bringer of Peace", "Mercury, the Winged Messenger", "Jupiter, Bringer of Jollity", "Saturn, Bringer of Old Age", "Uranus, the Magician", "Neptune, the Mystic")
 1983 The Right Stuff (writer: "Mars, Jupiter, & Neptune")
 1980 Ruy, the Little Cid (TV Series) (writer - 26 episodes)
- La conspiración (1980) ... (writer: "Jupiter, the Jolly Giver" from "The Planets" (opening theme), "Mars, The Bringer Of War" from "The Planets" (battle scenes background theme))
- Ruy, yo soy tu padre (1980) ... (writer: "Jupiter, the Jolly Giver" from "The Planets" (opening theme), "Mars, The Bringer Of War" from "The Planets" (battle scenes background theme))
- En un pueblo llamado Vivar (1980) ... (writer: "Jupiter, the Jolly Giver" from "The Planets" (opening theme), "Mars, The Bringer Of War" from "The Planets" (battle scenes background theme))
- Una noche en el cementerio (1980) ... (writer: "Jupiter, the Jolly Giver" from "The Planets" (opening theme), "Mars, The Bringer Of War" from "The Planets" (battle scenes background theme))
- Una flecha mortal (1980) ... (writer: "Jupiter, the Jolly Giver" from "The Planets" (opening theme), "Mars, The Bringer Of War" from "The Planets" (battle scenes background theme))
 1979 Flambards (TV Mini-Series) (music - 1 episode)
- Christina/The Blooding (1979) ... (music: "In the Bleak Midwinter" - uncredited)
 1976 Hot Guys (writer: "Mars the Bringer of War")
 1976 The Man Who Fell to Earth (writer: "Excerpts from 'The Planets Suite'")
 1976 Space: 1999 (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Space Brain (1976) ... (writer: "Mars, the Bringer of War" - uncredited)
 1969 Mondo Trasho (writer: "The Bringer of War")
 1967 The Avengers (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- From Venus with Love (1967) ... (writer: "Venus, the Bringer of Peace" - uncredited)
 1960 Issues and Answers (TV Series) ("The Blacksmith")
 1956 Making Tracks (Short) (music: "St. Paul's Suite" - uncredited)
 1955 Quatermass II (TV Mini-Series) (writer: "Mars, Bringer of War")
 1953 The Quatermass Experiment (TV Series) (writer: "The Planets: Mars, Bringer of War")
 1953 A Queen Is Crowned (Documentary) (music: "I Vow to Thee My Country" - uncredited)
 1936 The Birth of the Robot (Short) (music: "Mars" - uncredited)
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Known for his orchestral suite, 'The Planets'. See more »

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