Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Sir Henry Wood

Letter No.: 
VWL1328
June 23 [?1938]

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

Dear Sir Henry

I want to thank you for so kindly letting my ex-pupil Stanley Bate1 call on you & show you his work
He is, I think, a gifted lad but apt to become depressed - & a little encouragement helps him a lot
Yrs sincerely

R Vaughan Williams


1.  Stanley Bate, composer and pianist. He had studied with VW 1932-36.

Location of original letter:

Shelfmark of original letter: 
Add MS 56422, f. 143
General notes: 

Date added in pencil.

Format: 
Letter
Original database number: 
380623