Letters 152–162 (December 1961–February 1963)

Authored by: Sophie Fuller , Jenny Doctor

Music, Life, and Changing Times

Print publication date:  October  2019
Online publication date:  July  2019

Print ISBN: 9780367244712
eBook ISBN: 9780429352720
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During this period, several letters from Williams, whose mother died in June 1962, have not survived. Towards the end of the year, several events – such as performances of Britten’s War Requiem (1961–2) and the première of Maconchy’s opera The Departure (1961) – brought the friends together.

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