The Intersection Of English Folk Song and Wind Band Composition of Gustav Holst, Ralph Vaughan Williams, and Percy Grainger

Master's Thesis


This paper explores the environmental factors that influenced Gustav Holst, Ralph Vaughan Williams, and Percy Grainger in their wind band compositions and their use of English Folk Song.


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  • etd-07222005-105830

Author Samuel Landon Sanchez
Advisor Paul Johnson
Contributor Alexander Blachly, Committee Member
Contributor Paul Johnson, Committee Chair
Contributor Ken Dye, Committee Member
Contributor Mary Frandsen, Committee Member
Degree Level Master's Thesis
Degree Discipline Music
Degree Name MA
Defense Date
  • 2005-07-10

Submission Date 2005-07-22
  • United States of America

  • holst

  • folk revival

  • folk song

  • cecil sharp

  • band

  • grainger

  • william morris

  • vaughan williams

  • University of Notre Dame

  • English

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