Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Eugene Goossens

Letter No.: 
VWL1411
March 26 [1945]

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

Dear Goossens

I feel much honoured by your kind invitation but I write very slow and could not get anything worth while ready by October.1
Yours sincerely

R. Vaughan Williams


1. Goossens had invited VW to write a fanfare for the 50th anniversary of the Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra (from note added on original).

Location of original letter:

Shelfmark of original letter: 
MS Mus. 1176, f.104

Location of copy:

Shelfmark of copy: 
MS Mus. 1714/1/25, f.78
General notes: 

Possibly 1945 depending which date is considered the founding of the orchestra. 
In the hand of AVW signed by VW.

Format: 
Letter
Original database number: 
400326