Boult, Adrian, 1889-1983

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VWL1689 BBC internal memorandum from Sir Adrian Boult to Arthur Bliss

BBC Internal Circulating Memo

From: Sir Adrian Boult

To: D. M.1  (London)

Subject: Dr. Vaughan Williams –...

19420915
VWL2166 Internal BBC memorandum to the Home News Editor from Sir Adrian Boult

Dr R. Vaughan Williams, D.M.

I happened to be asked to go down and give away the prizes at the revival of the Leith [Hill] Music Festival,...

19470418
VWL1930 Letter from Adeline Vaughan Williams to Ann Boult

Dearest Ann

As the ban doesn’t apply to me I can write to you - Your letter went straight to the heart - How glad I am that you did write...

19440826
VWL1845 Letter from Adeline Vaughan Williams to Ann Boult

Dearest Ann

I must write of R’s No 51 - I listened to it yesterday - far more perfect than any performance I have heard - ...

19450204
VWL1882 Letter from Adeline Vaughan Williams to Ann Boult

Dearest Ann

Your poor precious arches - R says “It’s that bicycle” - it is that perhaps, but added to so much more.
The sewing machine...

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VWL1883 Letter from Adeline Vaughan Williams to Ann Boult

Dearest Ann

I have wanted to tell you how we enjoyed that Sunday afternoon visit from South Hawke.  It was lovely to see Frances & I...

19490328
VWL1179 Letter from Adeline Vaughan Williams to Cordelia Curle

Belov Boo.

Morris’s Symph came through perfectly - It sounded very distinguished to me - The 1st movement just slightly like R’s...

19340103
VWL2117 Letter from Adeline Vaughan Williams to Cordelia Curle

Belov Boo

[...]

R is off to London tomorrow to be at the Academy when Adrian goes through R’s & Ursula’s “Sons of Light” to the...

19501103
VWL2207 Letter from Adeline Vaughan Williams to Cordelia Curle

[Extract]

Belov Boo

A small scribble! R was home at ¼ to 8 - looking so well - he had had a nice sight of Ad1 but was a...

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VWL4679 Letter from Adeline Vaughan Williams to Cordelia Curle

Belov Boo
I may with luck hear from you tomorrow.
Last night was beautiful. The L.S.1 was so like R - The string...

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