Letter and copy reply

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 133 FRD1/1/220
  • Former Reference
      GB 133 RDI12-13.
  • Dates of Creation
      4-29 Jan 1945
  • Physical Description
      2 pieces; 3 leaves.

Scope and Content

Letter from Ernest Irving, composer, who congratulates RD on his radio broadcasts and on the radio version of The Glass Slipper, although he regrets that his comic fanfares were replaced "by a Pythagorean solemnity"; he encloses a copy of "the Attic 'mort'" (a brief musical score for trumpet); with copy reply from RD's secretary.

Dated at: London.

Manuscript and typescript.

/1 is misdated 1944.