Walt Whitman Overture, H42, Op 7

Scope and Content

By Gustav Holst, 1899. Overture for Orchestra.

1. Sketches, autograph manuscript; 'Rough sketch 1899' [14pp]

2. Arrangement for duet for two Pianos, autograph manuscript [8pp]

3. Part for 2nd Piano, partly autograph manuscript [10pp]

Note on the folio bag reads '[2] 2 pft. arr. MS aut., [1] Sketches aut., [2] 2nd piano part partly aut. T.12'

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