Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Gerald Finzi

Letter No.: 
VWL1976
1st. February, 1950.

The White Gates,
Dorking, SURREY.

Dear Gerald

I am delighted to see the new Hardy songs.1 I admired them so much when I heard them. Now I shall be able really to look at them.
I shall also look at Stanley2 but I do not hope for so much pleasure out of him.
Yrs

RVW

(R. Vaughan Williams).

Gerald Finzi, Esq.,
Ashmansworth,
Newbury, BERKS.


1. Before and After Summer. See VWL3132.
2. Finzi had prepared an edition of the Concerto grosso, op.2 no.3 of John Stanley (published 1949).

Location of copy:

Shelfmark of copy: 
Finzi Box 10
General notes: 

Typewritten, signed.

Format: 
Letter
Original database number: 
500201