Gustav Holst; The Planets and Roman Mythology

Rating
No votes yet
190 Downloads 1897 Views Updated: Friday, July 15, 2016 - 1:33pm
Share with a friend
Facebook
Twitter
Pinterest
LinkedIN
email
sharethis

Students will discuss background information about the composer and the idea of program music. Students will discuss background information about how the planets were named. Students will listen to short excerpts of The Planets and analyze how the the planet names might have inspired the music using musical terms.