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VWL780 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to John Burnaby

Dear Burnaby,1

Many thanks for your letter – I had an idea that you had the complete choreography noted – of course this belongs...

192311--
VWL787 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Vally Lasker

My Dear Vally

(I address you thus on the orders of Gustav1 - but it makes me feel very old)
Does not Planets now belong to...

192404--
VWL4008 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to the Performing Right Society

Dear Sir
In reply to your letter I have no list of my published compositions & could not possibly make one from memory; but I think that...

19260521
VWL1032 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Gustav Holst

Dear Gustav

I was v. sorry not to see you.  But it was wonderful having you on Tues: I feel ashamed of myself sometimes letting you waste...

193209--
VWL3993 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Alexander Burnard

Dear Burnard
Thankyou very much for saying you will be kind to my refugees.1
As regards your songs it is always...

19390514
VWL3631 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Rutland Boughton

Dear Rutland

Many thanks for your letter.
I also wrote to Bantock & Gibbs & as the 3 of you seem inclined to agree to Curwen’s...

1940----
VWL3633 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Rutland Boughton

Dear Rutland

You have doubtless, as I have, received a request from Curwen’s that you reduce your royalties from 1/6 to 1/8.

As far...

19400312
VWL1679 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Norman Peterkin

Dear Peterkin

I was very much upset by all this trouble with Stainer & Bell - but we must not judge the rights and wrongs of the case...

19420809
VWL1744 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Gerald Finzi

Dear Gerald

I wish people had told me about the Tallis parts - I had no idea there were a lot of mistakes. I wish you would write a stinger...

19430117
VWL4401 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Evangeline Farrer

Dear Evangeline
I am ashamed to have taken so long to answer - Here are 2 lists which I hope you may find useful.
(1) Original partsongs...

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