Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Adrian Boult at the BBC

Letter No.: 
VWL1587
13 Nov 41

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

Dear Adrian

I see in the R. Times1 that you are doing my England2 on Sunday.  It may be too late when you receive this - but please remember that I have never heard it - There may be lots of miscalculations in the orchestra - Do not hesitate to modify or alter where necessary.3
Yrs

RVW


1. The Radio Times.
2. England, My England (Catalogue of Works 1941/1).
3. In fact VW was disappointed with the performance; see VWL1589.

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Shelfmark of original letter: 
File 910, VW composer
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Date noted by recipient.

Format: 
Letter
Citation: 
Moore, Music and Friends, p.137
Original database number: 
411113