H155 First Choral Symphony, Op 41

Scope and Content

Manuscript incipits; correspondence relating to programme notes, copies of the score, and performance history; copies of programme notes; typescript and printed copies of words; leaflet for Gustav Holst Collected Facsimile Edition, Vol III; copies of programmes dated 1947, 1964, 1966, 1976, 1977 and ?1981; photocopy of postcard from Gustav Holst to Imogen Holst dated ?1923; typescript copy of extracts of letters from Gustav Holst to Vally Lasker dated 1923 and 1924; other photocopied material relating to the work.

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/2/14/15/48; and HOL/2/14/9/5, nos 14 and 52