Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Alan Frank (OUP)

Letter No.: 
VWL2969
March 16 [1949]

The White Gates,
Dorking.

Dear Frank,

Please let the young woman know I never show any one my unfinished or “scrapped” compositions.1
Yrs

R. Vaughan Williams


1.  Frank had written to VW on 14 March saying that a Miss Elsie Payne was writing a thesis on his music under the supervision of Gerald Abraham and had asked if she could have access to ‘any of your early and scrapped compositions and sketches’.

Location of original letter:

Shelfmark of original letter: 
File 119
Format: 
Letter
Original database number: 
490316a