Hymns from the Rig Veda, H90, Op 24

Scope and Content

By Gustav Holst, 1907-1908. For voice and piano.

Words translated from the Sanskrit by the composer.

No manuscripts held for the following:

H90(1), Ushas (Dawn)

H90(2), Varuna I (the all-seeing Sky)

H90(3), Maruts (Stormclouds)

H90(4), Indra (God of Storm and Battle)

H90(5), Varuna II (The Waters)

H90(6), Song of the Frogs

H90(8), Creation

H90(9), Faith

Conditions Governing Access

This material is made available under the standard conditions of the Britten-Pears Foundation. Readers will be required to produce proof of identity and to sign a Reader’s Undertaking form.

Related Material

See HOL/1/2/43/1-2 for published music for Hyns from the Rig Veda.