By Gustav Holst, 1926. A Choral Ballet founded on a tale of Grimm. For chorus SATB and orchestra.
Libretto and design by Jane M. Joseph.
1. Sketches, autograph manuscript [32pp]. With many autograph pencil annotations and corrections.
Note on the covering page of the manuscript in Imogen Holst's hand reads: 'For Rosamund, with a great deal of love and gratitude from Imogen, Aldeburgh, June 1959.'
Covering page also states in Rosamund Strode's hand 'The Golden Goose, Sketch of ending. to Holst Foundation, 1994.'
Also include the original covering page in which the sketches were stores, labelled in Gustav Holst's hand 'The Golden Goose, Sketch'.
2. Fragment of full score, autograph manuscript [4pp].
Note on the folio bag states in Imogen Holst's hand ''Fragment of full score aut. p63-66. Sent to me b V. Lasker, Oct 1968.'