Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Edmund Rubbra

Letter No.: 
VWL3138
5th October, 1949.

The White Gates,
Dorking, SURREY.

Dear Edmund1

Thank you so much for the new Mass2 which has only just arrived.

I should like very much to come, if possible, on the 26th, but cannot be certain yet; but I hope we shall meet on October 17th.

Yrs

RVW

(R. Vaughan Williams).

Edmund Rubbra, Esq.,
Valley Cottage,
Speen,
Aylesbury, BUCKS.


1.  In manuscript.
2.  Rubbra's new work was Missa in honorem Sancti Dominici, composed in 1948 to mark his conversion to Catholiism on August 8, the feast of St Dominic, and published in 1949.

Location of original letter:

Shelfmark of original letter: 
Rubbra Box 21, f. 151
General notes: 

Typewritten, signed.

Format: 
Letter
Original database number: 
491005