Extract from a letter from Gustav Holst to Ralph Vaughan Williams

Letter No.: 
VWL3963
Saturday, [1903]

Munich

Dear R V W
[...]
As regards the parts, if you don't do the Rhapsody at College may my wife finish the copying on our return?
Now then!
I quite agree about having this done - the more the merrier excepting when CVS1 ruins things at orchestra.  Do that cantata by all means.  Strange to say I decided to try and write one when we were in Berlin only I don't know of any words.
[...]


1.  Stanford took the orchestral class at the RCM.

Location of original letter:

Shelfmark of original letter: 
Add. MS 57953, f.
General notes: 

Extract from a letter: see Heirs and Rebels for the complete letter.

Format: 
Letter
Citation: 
Heirs and Rebels, Letter XII
Original database number: 
Holst