Gustav Holst

Scope and Content

Papers of Gustav Holst including music manuscripts, published music, libretti, correspondence, engagement diaries, notebooks, lecture notes, contracts, and lists of compositions.

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.

Bibliography

Gustav Holst: the man and his music by Michael Short, OUP, 1990A Thematic Catalogue of Gustav Holst's Music, by Imogen Holst, Faber Music, 1974Gustav Holst, A Biography by Imogen Holst , 2nd ed., OUP, 1969 (first publised 1938)