A collection of programmes and features about the planets and other heavenly bodies.
Holst’s masterpiece, The Planets, with Professor Brian Cox and the BBC Symphony Orchestra
Discover the mysterious world of astrology and occultism influencing Holst's The Planets.
From Holst to David Bowie, test your knowledge with 20 questions on music and the cosmos.
In The Planets, the organist only plays for two minutes. What to do with the other 48?
Planetary and astrologically inspired music, influenced by Holst's suite The Planets.
Pete Long arranged Holst's 'The Planets' in the style of Duke Ellington
Soweto Kinch presents Pete Long’s new jazz arrangement of Holst’s Planets.
Tom Service is on a mission to discover the real music of space
Donald Macleod explores the life and career of English composer Gustav Holst
Binaural recording of Holst's The Planets. From Prom 1, 2018.
Watch a full orchestral performance of 'Mars' from Holst's 'The Planets'.
In this Proms Music Guide, Stephen Johnson talks about The Planets, by Gustav Holst.
Stephen Johnson explores Holst's The Planets.
Music journalist Paul Morley describes finally seeing the future in Holst's The Planets.
David Owen Norris surveys recordings of Holst's popular orchestral suite: The Planets.
Stuart Clark argues that the idea of harmony continues to underpin both science and art.
Messiaen's masterpiece performed by Radio 3 New Generation Artists
Tom Service meets composer Joan Tower, and hears a new musical Planets inspired by Holst.
Schumann and Richard Strauss performed by Ljubljana Academy of Music Symphony Orchestra.
The Polish National Radio Symphony Orchestra play Debussy and Holst. With Catriona Young.