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Imogen Holst : a life in music

Author: Christopher Grogan
Publisher: Woodbridge ; New York : Boydell Press, 2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : Rev. edView all editions and formats
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Imogen Hoist was one of the most wide-ranging and highly regarded musicians. Popular with all who knew her, she was intensely protective of her inner life, reminding one friend of a 'locked door of which she had thrown away the key'.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Imogen Holst; Imogen Holst
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Christopher Grogan
ISBN: 9781843835998 1843835991
OCLC Number: 645677381
Notes: Previous edition: 2007.
Description: xxiv, 498 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Responsibility: edited by Christopher Grogan.

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This paperback edition is updated to include new insights into Holst's life and work resulting from the discovery of important unseen archival materials.  Read more...

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This magnificent centenary volume...(miraculously edited to her own high standards)...documents a lifetime's pioneering achievement...A compelling portrait emerges of a single minded and uniquely Read more...

 
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