Eternal Father, H169

Scope and Content

By Gustav Holst, 1927. Anthem for soprano solo, SATB and organ, with bells ad lib. Words Robert Bridges. Set of string parts, some transcribed by Vally Lasker and others in an unknown hand. Parts for Violin I (4), Violin II (4), Viola (2), Cello (3), Bass (1). [14pp].

Found in original envelope labelled in Imogen Holst's hand: 'MS music from SPGS [St Paul's Girls' School] Holst room. Incomplete material (details to follow) of works by Holst; most are in Vally Lasker's writing, with a few details in Holst's writing.'

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