Boosey and Hawkes

Scope and Content

File of correspondence and papers from Boosey and Hawkes to Imogen Holst, and later to Rosamund Strode, regarding publication of music edited by Imogen Holst and music by Gustav Holst. Correspondence also relates to the takeover of Boosey & Hawkes. Also includes some correspondence from Isador Caplan on behalf of G&I Holst Ltd, some correspondence with Colin Matthews, and correspondence regarding the Classical Music Subsidy.

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.

Related Material

See HOL/2/17/20 for assignments and contracts for Boosey and Hawkes.