Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Adrian Boult

Letter No.: 
Thursday [2 March 1939]

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

Dear Adrian

I tried to ring you up this morning to say “thank you” for a very fine performance last night.q
I decided in the end to hear it over the air since I had never done before.
Please thank your orchestra very much for me.

R. Vaughan Williams

1.  A performance of A London Symphony by the BBC Symphony Orchestra at the Queen's Hall.

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MS Mus. 1714/1/14, f.3
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The original of this letter was given to Catherine Bishop, daughter of Christopher Bishop, by Adrian Boult in 1978.

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