Letter from Gustav Holst to Edwin Evans

Scope and Content

Letter discussing 'Beni Mora', composed 1909-1910, Gustav Holst's first Oriental piece. The letter more specifically refers to 'First Dance' which was first written in 1909 as 'Oriental Dance'. Addressed from 10 The Terrace, London.

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/1/1/39 for manuscripts of Beni Mora.