Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Maud Karpeles

Letter No.: 
[About 14th September 1934]

 White Gates,
Westcott Road,

Dear Maud

Herewith the screed.1
I have suggested 1 alteration - but it is not important.
- The only thing is if slurs are not to be read as slurs - wd it not be better to have some other sign - say a square bracket  instead of  - It is rather difficult for a player not to follow the well known signs automatically in spite of warnings in the preface.


All right about the tunes.

1. For delivery at an English Folk Dance Society event at Wargrave. See VWL1295; in the event VW was unable to attend due to a damaged ankle.

Location of original letter:

Shelfmark of original letter: 
MS Mus. 1714/2/3/1, f. 148

Location of copy:

Shelfmark of copy: 
MS Mus. 1714/1/8, f.125
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