Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Jack Gordon

Letter No.: 
VWL2225
4 May 1951

The White Gates,
Dorking.

It was a great pleasure to hear from you again
I was reminded of you & your splendid productions at Oxford in 1930.1  Last night only2  I saw an (excellent) performance of Sir John by the “Peter Jones” staff.3
I still have your delightful picture hanging on my wall
Yrs ever

R Vaughan Williams


1. Of Sir John in Love and Hugh the Drover.
2. Check reading
3. A performance of Sir John was given by the Peter Jones Operatic Society on 3 May 1951.

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510504