Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Cecil Armstrong Gibbs

Letter No.: 
VWL2124
Dec 15 [1949]

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

Dear Armstrong

Here is a small good-will offering for Xmas.1
I expect you have already chosen something else. If not these are at your service.2
Yrs

RVW


1.Three Shakespeare Songs (Catalogue of Works 1951/3, p.222). See VWL2005.
2. The work was used as a test piece at the British Federation of Music Festivals National Competitive Festival in 1951.

Location of original letter:

Shelfmark of original letter: 
GB 1111 GBS

Location of copy:

Shelfmark of copy: 
MS Mus. 1714/2/5, f. 122
General notes: 

The year must be 1949 - see reference in VWL2005 which is dated June 1950 and is clearly after this letter, although the date '1950' has been added in another hand.

Format: 
Letter
Original database number: 
501215