Diaries, journals and notes kept by Imogen Holst throughout her life. The Aldeburgh diary records her working life with Britten for two years from 1952-1954, while the travel diaries are primarily from her time as a music student at the Royal College of Music.
Journals and travel diaries
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- ReferenceGB 1111 HOL/2/10
- Dates of Creation1928-1977
- Physical Description10 items
Scope and Content
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.
Entries from the 1952-1954 Aldeburgh Journal are reproduced in 'Imogen Holst: A Life in Music' edited by Christopher Grogan, Aldeburgh Studies in Music 7, The Boydell Press, 2007.