Hammersmith [First Version], H178, Op 52

Scope and Content

By Gustav Holst, 1930. A Prelude and Scherzo. For military band.

Fragmentary sketches, autograph manuscript [20pp].

Includes fragmentary sketches labelled 'Ham End' [2pp] and fragmentary sketches labelled 'B of Prelude'.

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/1/2/122/1-3 for published music for Hammersmith; see also HOL/2/5/18 for published parts marked by Imogen Holst for Hammersmith.