Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Norman Peterkin

Letter No.: 
VWL1578
Aug 31 [1941]

The White Gates,
Dorking.

Dear Peterkin

Herewith
Score & string parts of quartet “Household Music”.1
I also enclose the alternative wind parts.
By the way can you give me any news of my Motet “Valiant for Truth”?  I passed the final proofs a long time ago.2
Yours sincerely

R. Vaughan Williams


1.  The first performance was to be on 4 October at the Wigmore Hall by the Blech Quartet.  The work was published in 1943.
2.  Catalogue of Works 1940/2, written in November 1940 in memory of Dorothy Longman.

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Shelfmark of original letter: 
File 2036
General notes: 

To OUP - Norman Peterkin

Format: 
Letter
Original database number: 
410831