Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Vera Kantrovich

Letter No.: 
Nov 27 [1943]

The White Gates,

My Dear Vera

This is to confirm our telephone conversation Wed: Feb 16 Horn Trio with a horn who you are kindly going to ask1
By the way it is of course understood that these Dorking Wednesday engagements are provisional – I always tell my audience that we do not guarantee any particular artist or particular piece – all we promise them is “Good music, well played”
Love from

Uncle Ralph

1.  VW was organising concerts in Dorking during the war with local performers.


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MS Mus. 1714/1/15, f.15-16
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Year assumed as 16 February 1944 was a Wednesday.

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