Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Havergal Brian

Letter No.: 
VWL3163
10th August 1949

The White Gates,
Dorking,
Surrey.

Dear Havergal Brian1

Thank you so much for your letter.
The very day it arrived I was occupied in making a Latin version of "Sancta Civitas". Perhaps you do not remember that in very early days you helped me a lot with the score, for which I am very grateful.2
Yours sincerely

R. Vaughan Williams


1.  The composer.
2.  Brian made a piano arrangement of Sancta Civitas in 1925.

General notes: 

Taken from transcript by Kenneth Eastaugh in UVW's 1949 file.

Format: 
Letter
Original database number: 
490810b