Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Nancy Marsden

Letter No.: 
[March 1953]

Dear Nancy
A bird in the bush is worth two in the hand1
Love RVW

1. Written in response to a note from Nancy saying she might have to let VW down as principal cellist [at the performance of the Bach Passion & the Leith Hill Musical Festival] due to Murray's ill-health.

Location of original letter:

Shelfmark of original letter: 
0259/27 (1)
General notes: 

Date estimated from VWL4648, expressing regret that Nancy Marsden could not take part in the Bach performance in Dorking.