Holst: The Planets with Professor Brian Cox
The BBC Symphony Orchestra, conducted by Ben Gernon, performs Gustav Holst’s masterpiece, The Planets, at the Barbican, 100 years after its composition. Professor Brian Cox introduces each movement against a backdrop of the very latest in planetary imagery.
Timings (where shown) are from the start of the programme in hours and minutes
Mars, The Bringer of War From The Planets
Mars (The Bringer of War) From The Planets – Suite, op.32
Leonard Bernstein, New York Philharmonic Orchestra
The Planets, Op. 32 (Remastered): II. Venus, The Bringer of Peace