Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Vally Lasker

Letter No.: 
VWL2627
28th January, 1953.

The White Gates,
Dorking, Surrey.

Dear Vally

Thank you so much for writing.  It is wonderful to have heard it three times!1
I gave a lecture about Gustav at Morley College the other day.  I had nothing particularly new to say, but they seemed to like it. 
Love
Uncle Ralph

(R. Vaughan Williams).

Miss Lasker,
1, Gliddon Road,
London, W.14.


1. The first performance of Sinfonia Antartica had taken place in Manchester on 14th January, followed by a second performance the next day and the first London performance on 21st January. VW’s lecture on Holst took place on 20th January. See R.V.W.: a biography, p.328-329.

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Shelfmark of original letter: 
MS Mus. 1714/1/20, f. 132
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Typewritten, signed.

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Letter
Original database number: 
530128d