Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Canon Briggs

Letter No.: 
VWL4100
Feb 1st [1940]

From R. Vaughan Williams
The White Gates,
Westcott Road,
Dorking.

Dear Canon Briggs
I have come to the conclusion that what with our hymn & the Shelley things1 I am doing I have for the present shot my bolt as regards war-time music.
Won't you ask Martin Shaw - I feel sure he wd write you a fine tune.
Yours sincerely
R. Vaughan Williams


1.  Six choral songs composed in early 1940.

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MS Mus. 1767/3/1/1/12 (1)
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Letter