Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Margaret Field-Hyde

Letter No.: 
VWL4714
[October 1948]

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

Dear Angelica1
          Raynor Concert Oct 252
It would give me great pleasure if you and your husband whom I should like to have the pleasure of meeting would join me after the concert to have a little mild food at a nearby place to be settled later
Love from 
Uncle Ralph


1. Field-Hyde had sung the role of Angelica in VW's The Poisoned Kiss in 1936.
2. VW had supported a concert of the works of John Raynor; see VWL2784.

Location of copy:

Shelfmark of copy: 
MS Mus. 1714/1/28, f. 66
General notes: 

Date estimated from context.
In the hand of AVW, signed by VW.

Format: 
Letter