Notebook 1917-1918

Scope and Content

Notebook in Gustav Holst's hand, briefly detailing diary appointments, notes on teaching and lessons at St. Pauls Girls' School, notes on musical performances, and notes on orchestra performances.

Notebook is dated as January 1917, addressed at St Pauls Girls' School, Brook Green, but envelope dates the notebook as either 1917 or 1918 based on the mention of Phantasy Quartet on British Folk Songs, composed in 1916.

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.

Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements

Front cover of notebook has become detached from the rest of the notebook.