File AR/3/23 - Letter to Isabel Rawsthorne.

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Letter to Isabel Rawsthorne.


  • 23-Sep-63 (Creation)

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Autograph letter signed from Alan Rawsthorne to Isabel Rawsthorne Dated 23 September 1963. Gostinitsa Sovetskaia, Moscow. On headed notepaper of the Soviet Hotel. Name and picture of hotel in red. A newsy and humorous letter from Alan Rawsthorne to his wife Isabel after a 3 hours 20 minutes journey from Heath Row to Socialist Realism. To be sent on to Armenia for a concert later in the week, and then back to the Pekin Hotel, Moscow for a concert with the Moscow State Orchestra on 3 October.

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