Adagio quasi andante, App. II, 11(1)

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By Gustav Holst, 1896. For orchestra.

Dedicated to George Jacobi, professor at th Royal College of Music and conductor at the Alhambra Theatre.

Incomplete sketch of orchestral score, autograph manuscript [29pp]. Includes several autograph stage directions, including 'curtain rises slowly', 'Forest at night', 'Slow dance of wod nymphs', 'wood-nymphs exit hurriedly', 'daybreak, a few hunters enter', 'stage gradually fills', 'broad daylght', 'dancers take up positions'.

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