Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Gerald Finzi

Letter No.: 
VWL1200
[28th July 1937]

From R. Vaughan Williams,
The White Gates,
Westcott Road,
Dorking.

Dear Gerald

Many thanks for all your information. I think you had better send 2 more songs to Foss1 to make up the 20.
I am sending my screed to Blom2 today.
I tried to see the Sib pfte duet & solo3 at Chesters but failed. Do you happen to know who is agent in London for Sibs publishers?
Yrs

RVW


1. Hubert Foss of Oxford University Press, which was going to publish a selection of Gurney's songs.
2.  'Ivor Gurney: the musician' Music & Letters vol xix (1938) p.12 ff. Eric Blom was editor at the time.
3. i.e. arrangements of Sibelius's symphonies, published by Breitkopf & Härtel (Nos 1-3), Schlesinger (4) and Hansen (5-7).

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Shelfmark of copy: 
Finzi Box 10
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Format: 
Letter
Original database number: 
370728