Suite de Ballet in E flat, H43, Op 10

Scope and Content

By Gustav Holst, 1899. Revised 1912. Originally Opus 8.

1. Arrangement for 2 pianos, autograph manuscript; Movements I. Danse rustique [4pp], II. Valse [6pp], IV. Carnival [9pp].

2. Piano II part, autograph manuscript; Movements I. Danse rustique [4pp], II. Valse [5pp], IV. Carnival [8pp]. Some pencil annotations visible.

Note on folio bag for files 1 and 2 states in Imogen Holst's hand '2 pft arr. of 1,2 & 4. T.18 also sketches of 4' and '1st page of 1 pft Carnival extracted for photostats Nov 15 '82' and in Rosamund Strode's hand '(returned to bag March 1984) RS'

3. Sketches, autograph manuscript; last movement [6pp]

Note on folio bag for file 3 states in Imogen Holst's hand 'sketches- last movement. T.18.'

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Related Material

See HOL/1/2/11 for published music for Suite de Ballet in E flat.