Aldeburgh Festival programme books

Scope and Content

Series of Festival Programme books belonging to Imogen Holst. Imogen contributed many articles and programme notes to these publications, as well as conducting at many festivals.

Some volumes have items inserted such as concert programme sheets, notices of altered programmes or performers, rehearsal schedules and letters.

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.

Other Finding Aids

There is a list in the first box of this series that contains a list of Imogen Holst's contributions to and mentions of her in the programmes. The list includes articles and programme notes by Imogen Holst; appearances as conductor; photographs of Imogen; mentions of her as a gurantor; choirs trained by her and any other mentions of her in the programme books.