Engagement diary 1932

Scope and Content

Engagement diary with brief details of appointments, places travelled to, concerts, including at the BBC, lectures, rehearsals, and a few brief memoranda. Includes more detailed entries for a trip to Durham from 12 August-16 August, and other shorter trips within the UK.

Diary entries regarding Gustav Holst's travel outside the UK are generally fuller and more detailed with notes about travel schedules and arrangements, and activities and appointments kept while travelling. This includes details for a trip to the USA and Canada from 13 Janaury 1932- 2 June 1932 , which includes a time in which Gustav Holst was in hospital.

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.