Eight Canons, H187

Scope and Content

Series of papers and correspondence regarding an autograph manuscript of Gustav Holst for a Canon. Correspodence primarily between Rosamund Strode, on behalf of the Holst Foundation, Colin Matthews, and Dr Joanna Archibald of the Holst Birthplace Museum, Cheltenham. Mainly discusses interest in purchasing the manuscript. Also includes some photocopies of the autograph manuscript.

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.