Definition of Holst, Gustav in English:

Holst, Gustav

Line breaks: Gus¦tav Holst
Pronunciation: /həʊlst
 
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  • (1874–1934), English composer, of Swedish and Russian descent; full name Gustav Theodore Holst. He made his reputation with the orchestral suite The Planets (1914–16). Other notable works: Choral Hymns from the Rig Veda (1908–12).

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Pronunciation: ˌkɒlərəˈtjʊərə
noun
elaborate ornamentation of a vocal melody