Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Douglas Lilburn

Letter No.: 
VWL1523
March 6 [1939]

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

Dear Lilburn1

Here is your application signed.  I am also writing to the Director.2
I'm glad you enjoyed the concert & the company
Yrs

R. Vaughan Williams


1.  A major New Zealand composer, and a pupil of VW at the Royal College of Music 1937-40. 
2. Possibly for a scholarship at the Royal College of Music; see VWL1219 where VW congratulates Lilburn on being awarded a scholarship.

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Location of original letter:

Shelfmark of original letter: 
MS Papers 2483

Location of copy:

Shelfmark of copy: 
MS Mus. 1714/2/6, f. 1
General notes: 

Year date from postmark - which read 3 March 1939. Perhaps VW had the wrong date.

Format: 
Letter
Original database number: 
390306