Allen, Hugh Percy, 1869-1946

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VWL3948 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to George Frederick McCleary

Dear McCleary

I return your typescript. There are one or two doubtful points:

(1). I cannot believe that I ever said I did not like...

19480129
VWL1698 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Fritz Hart

My dear Fritz

I am one behind in my letters.
We keep well - and at my advanced years I try to do one or two little things to help the...

19421011
VWL1659 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Norman Peterkin

Dear Mr Peterkin

The history of the “Hymn for Airmen” is as follows - Lord Lytton, through Sir Hugh Allen, asked me to make a setting of...

19420501
VWL1641 Memorandum from Norman Peterkin to Sir Humphrey Milford

Sir Humphrey S. Milford1
                                                                  VAUGHAN WILLIAMS

I...

19420424
VWL1584 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Hubert Foss (OUP)

Dear Foss

This is sad news indeed - how shall we get on without you?1 I did not realize how much I counted on you - “Ask Foss’...

19411106
VWL1430 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Granville Bantock

Dear Bantock1

I feel that it is time that British musicians got together and looked for the release of their fellow musicians...

19400821
VWL4223 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Ernest Newman

Dear Mr Newman

I feel that it is time that British musicians got together and looked for the release of their fellow musicians who are...

19400821
VWL1560 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Sir Adrian Boult (BBC)

Dear Adrian

(1) I would do much to oblige both Mr. Ogilvie & yourself – But I stick to my opinion that I am not the man for this...

19390415
VWL1244 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Iris Lemare

Dear Iris
This is very sad - I quite understand what you feel - But if you wd make one more effort I wd see if we can...

19371003
VWL3810 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Sir Alexander Kaye Butterworth

Dear Sir Alexander
I saw Mr Eliot my solicitor yesterday and put my difficulty to him - namely, that I do not want the money I have, if any,...

19370728

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