Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to W.W. Thompson (BBC)

Letter No.: 
VWL671
[4 June 1929]

13 Cheyne Walk
SW3

Dear Sir

If Miss d’Aranyi1 accepts your invitation to play my concerto2 I shall be happy to conduct it on September 26th. 
The concerto plays about 20 minutes – but I am not certain – probably Miss d’Aranyi would know
Yrs faithfully

R Vaughan Williams


1. Jelly d’Arányi, Hungarian violinist.
2. Concerto Accademico (Catalogue of Works 1925/7)

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Shelfmark of original letter: 
File 910, VW composer
General notes: 

W.W. Thompson was Concerts Manager at the BBC from 1920, a position that he held for many years.
The letter is undated, but was written in response to a letter dated 3 June 1929.

Format: 
Letter
Original database number: 
290604