Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Gerald Finzi

Letter No.: 
21st. February, 1951.

The White Gates,
Dorking,  SURREY.

Dear Gerald

I do hope you will be able to come after all.  The times are as follows:
Thursday, March 1st.  3 p.m.   rehearsal for such of the orchestra as turn up.
          “            “          7.15 p.m.  Full rehearsal with chorus and some of the orchestra and the Evangelist.

Between these, at about 5 p.m. there will be a meal in the Hall to which you are both welcome.

Saturday, March 3rd,  10.15 p.m.  Full (I hope) orchestra and all soloists, but no chorus.
        "                   “      2.45 p.m.  Performance.
Again a meal at the hall between these to which I invite you both if you can come.1

My love to Joyce


(R. Vaughan Williams).

Gerald Finzi, Esq.,
Newbury, Berks.

1. Rehearsals for a performance of Bach's St Matthew Passion on March 3rd as part of the Leith Hill Musical Festival.


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Finzi Box 10
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Typewritten, signed with manuscript additions.

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