Definition of Holst, Gustav in English:

Holst, Gustav

proper noun

  • (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).

Pronunciation:

Holst, Gustav

/həʊlst/