Ornulf's Drapa, 'Bragi's gift is bitter', H34, Op 6

Scope and Content

By Gustav Holst, 1898. Scena for baritone and orchestra.

Words from Ibsen's 'Vikings at Helgeland' translated by William Archer.

Vocal score, autograph manuscript [16pp]

Some later pencil and blue pencil annotations are visible on the score, in an unknown hand.

Note on the folio bag states in Imogen Holst's hand 'Jane tells me Ornulf = eagle - (Aug 25th '72)'

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