Published music of Matthias von Holst

Scope and Content

Published copies of music by Matthias von Holst, great grandfather of Gustav Holst. Including copies of pianoforte music 'General Sarrazin's Grand March and Waltz'; 'The Shepherd's Rondo'; 'The Pavillion: a favorite rondo'; 'The Villa Rond: an Original Air'; 'A Castilian Rondo'; 'A Sicilia Rondo'; 'Beware of Love: A Favorie Song in the Travellers'; 'The Bohemian Rondo'; 'A Favorite Greek Air, with variations'; 'The Gipsy Rondo'; 'Butterfly Rondo'; 'The Italian Momfrina: an Original Air'; 'The Second Cottage Rondo'; 'Dulce Domum: a favorite air'; 'A Gipsy Chorus from the opera A Turo in Italia'; 'Ludlow Castle'; 'In My Cottage Near a Wood'; 'Lord Wellington's Grand March and Waltz'; 'La Grande Fete: A Sonata'; 'The Nameless: A Favorite Dance'; 'Rondos, Polaccas, Airs etc'; 'The American Rondo'; 'Military Divertimento', and 'The Savoyard'. Also includes a file of papers and correspondence relating to the aquisition of music by Matthias von Holst, and the Holst family tree.

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.