Boult, Adrian, 1889-1983

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VWL5132 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to the Editor of The Listener

It is proposed to raise a fund for the purpose of establishing a memorial to Gustav Holst.  It seems particularly fitting that this memorial...

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VWL4779 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Louis Boyd Neel

Dear Mr Boyd Neel
Thankyou so much for your letter - no one can doubt now that A. Boult is a great conductor, he created the slow...

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VWL416 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Hubert Foss

Dear Foss

Thank you very much. I owe everything to Boult who was really creative over it & to his orchestra who were superb....

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VWL447 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Adrian Boult

dictated

Dear Adrian

On the whole I prefer ‘Job’.1  For one thing I want to make a few slight revisions in the...

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VWL702 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Gerald Finzi

Dear Gerald

Thank you very much1 - we must never again say that Adrian is not a great conductor - It was he who...

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VWL3866 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Grace Williams

Dear Grace
How dear of you to write. - It was a superb performance - & we must never say anything against Adrian1 as a...

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VWL704 Letter from Adrian Boult to Ralph Vaughan Williams

Dear Ralph,

It was great to get your letter, because I know you aren’t given to exaggerating.  And my delay in answering isn’t because I...

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VWL563 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Elizabeth Trevelyan

Dear Bessy

It was wonderful of you to write - & I value your opinion very much (not only when favourable!)
I quite got to like it...

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VWL730 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Adrian and Ann Boult

Dear Ann & Adrian

Thank you 1000 times for your dear telegram - & Adrian for your letter.1  - The good wishes of my...

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VWL4615 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Adrian Boult

Personal
Dear Adrian
I hear a rumour that my Pfte Concerto is to have a studied performance.
- In case there is any truth in...

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