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VWL3484 Letter from Ursula Vaughan Williams to Michael and Eslyn Kennedy

My dear Michael and Eslyn,

Forgive type, but I’ve got writers cramp, or what I imagine that to be – and can write better and faster like...

19570426
VWL3695 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Kathleen Riddick

Dear Miss Riddick,

There is a report that you have threatened to withdraw a concerto engagement for Miss Vera Kantrovich with your...

19570122
VWL3437 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Arnold Goldsbrough

Dear Arnold

Thank you so much both of you for remembering my birthday. I wish we could have met at Gloucester.
I hope your letter does...

19561018
VWL2811 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to John Lowe (BBC)

Dear Mr Lowe,

I am very sorry but I have a rehearsal for our Dorking Festival on April 25th which will prevent my accepting your kind...

19540328
VWL2677 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Hubert Foss

Dear Hubert

I am so glad to have your letter telling me you are getting better.
Ursula and I are going abroad directly our Dorking...

19530415
VWL2670 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Adrian Boult

Dear Adrian

It was wonderful of you to come the other night, and your praise has been a great stimulus.1
As regards...

19530318
VWL2653 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Herbert Byard

Dear Mr Byard,
In spite of what you say I must send you both a line of thanks.  I suppose there is no hope of your coming to Dorking on March...

19530215
VWL2646 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Hubert Foss

Dear Hubert

I was interested in your letter telling me that you are speaking for the “Oxford Elegy” on March 22nd.  I must try my best to...

19530211
VWL4150 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Guthrie Foote (OUP)

Dear Foote
Please send my scores of Act I1 here - I wish I cd have had the parts of S O L2 this ...

19510413
VWL4793 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Isidore Schwiller

Dear Schwiller
I have decided to ask for an organ only for March 16 to 19.
On the April date I find there will be such a squash on the...

19491223

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