L'Allegro Il Penseroso ed Il Moderato

Scope and Content

Cantata by Handel; a shortened version arranged for Equal Voices by Imogen Holst.

3 copies.

1 inscribed: 'Iso with love from Imo, March 26 1953' with some markings by Imogen Holst;

1 inscribed 'Rosamund Strode 1953' some makings in pencil, with inserted programme of performance given at The Grange School, Wendover Road, Aylesbury on 29 October 1955 by the Choirs of The Women's Institute and String orchestra with soprano soloist Rosamund Strode conducted by Imogen Holst;

1 with insert of Cadenza for Sweet Bird for flute. Published by J Curwen & Sons Ltd, 1953.

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