Bates, Cuthbert, 1899-1980

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VWL5150 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Cuthbert Bates

Dear Mr Bates
Mr Reach one of our B.C.1 professional tenors has a nice voice & is a good reader
Also Mr Isbister
I...

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VWL5148 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Cuthbert Bates

I have much pleasure in stating that I consider Mr Cuthbert Bates to be a first rate choral trainer and conductor. He has special knowledge and...

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VWL5149 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Cuthbert Bates

Dear Mr Bates
I enclose a screed1 which you can use as you like - also I shall be happy to answer any questions
Yrs sincerely...

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VWL1105 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Cuthbert Bates

Dear Mr Bates1

This is to introduce to you my friend Gerald Finzi the composer.  He wants to come into the concert tonight...

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VWL5147 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Cuthbert Bates

Dear Mr Bates1
Many thanks for the tickets - I do hope I can come.
By the way are you wedded to Terry's translation of "Jesu...

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VWL5151 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Cuthbert Bates

My Dear Bates
(we needn't be formal need we?)
I'm so sorry you've been worrying - but I really don't know what about - I should...

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VWL5152 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Cuthbert Bates

Dear Bates

I fear I have shot my bolt too soon as regards hymn tunes - so please apologise to your sister & explain
- As regards a...

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VWL5153 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Cuthbert Bates

Dear Bates
Your scheme rather alarms me - it seems to me too grandiose - I should be much inclined to start more modestly & then if the...

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