Letter from Gustav Holst to Imogen Holst

Scope and Content

Written during Imogen's period of studying abroad in Europe. Discusses a performance of 'The Planets' by Adrian Boult and the BBC Orchestra. Also mentions a performance of Ralph Vaughan Williams' 'Job', and a performance of 'Egdon Heath', H175 in Amsterdam. Addressed from Oxford.

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Related Material

See HOL/1/1/62 for piano reduction and sketches and corrections for Egdon Heath; see also HOL/1/5/2/23 for correspondence from Imogen Holst to Gustav Holst regarding her study abroad in Europe.