A Song of the Night, H74, Op 19 No.1

Scope and Content

By Gustav Holst, 1905. For violin and orchestra.

1. Piano score, non-autograph manuscript [10pp]

Front page of score lists the instruments required:

2 flutes

1 oboe

1 corno inglesi

2 clarinets

2 bassoons

2 horns

1 trumpet

1 drum


(but can be played by strings and 'single wind')

2. Part for violin, non-autograph manuscript [2pp]

Note on the folio bage in Imogen Holst's hand states 'vln part MS non aut. (mid 20th cent.) and pft reduction non aut.'

Access Information

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/1/2/35/1-2 for published music for A Song of the Night.