Matthias von Holst

Scope and Content

Matthias von Holst was Gustav Holst's great-grandfather.

File of correspondence and papers relating to the composer Matthias von Holst and his works. Correspondence is between Rosamund Strode and Oliver Davies of the Royal College of Music. Also includes some research notes and papers relating to Matthias von Holst; a list of his works; and a photocopy of a book 'Familie von Holst', written by Dr. med. Leopold von Holst, with some annotations by Rosamund Strode.

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.