Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to W.W. Thompson at the BBC

Letter No.: 
VWL1312
Sept 23 [1934]

The White Gates,
Westcott Road,
Dorking.

Dear Sir

I see in the current Radio Times that my “Fantasia on a theme of Tallis” is described as “Fantasy” - I hope that in the programme of the Promenade Concert next Thursday you will not make me guilty of this affected word.
FANTASIA please.
Yrs faithfully

R Vaughan Williams

Location of original letter:

Shelfmark of original letter: 
File 910, VW composer
Format: 
Letter
Citation: 
Cobbe 253
Original database number: 
340923a