Letter from Gustav Holst to Isobel Holst

Scope and Content

Discusses his experiences while on service with the YMCA in Salonica. Including topics such as, options for returning to teaching work after his period of service, and his improving impressions of Salonica. Also includes a separate page giving advice on Imogen's [Holst] progress and learning as a musician under Miss Pye and Miss Shutterworth. Addressed from YMCA(Education), British Base, Salonica. [6pp]

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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/1/6/7 for more information about Gustav Holst's travels abroad in 1918.