Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Arnold Barter

Letter No.: 
VWL1517
Feb 20th [?late 1930s]

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

My Dear Barter1

Thank you very much for your letter - I want to say, & you mustn’t mind, what it means to me to be associated with one like you who combines such artistic insight & such love & devotion to your art - it is people like you who are gradually planting the love of all that is good & worthy in the hearts of people -
Please ask me down again one day
Yrs

RVW


1. Barter conducted the Bristol Philharmonic Society.

Shelfmark of original letter: 
DM433
General notes: 

Dated to the period between the move to The White Gates and the War, and after 1935 when notepaper changed.

Format: 
Letter
Original database number: 
390220