Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Vally Lasker and others

Letter No.: 
VWL2809
14th October, 1948

The White Gates,
Dorking,

Dear Vally, Biddy, Gwen & - ink is gone - Nora1

Thank you all so much for your birthday greetings. It makes me think of those happy days we spent making music at S.P.G.S.
Love from

Uncle Ralph

Miss Lasker,
St. Paul’s Girls School,
Brook Green,
W.6.


1.  Vally Lasker, Jane Bidder, Gwen [Raverat?] and Nora Day, all mistresses as St Paul's Girl's School who would perform try-throughs on the piano of new pieces by Holst and VW during the 30s and later.

Location of original letter:

Shelfmark of original letter: 
MS Mus. 1714/1/17, f. 180
Format: 
Letter
Original database number: 
481014