Howells, Herbert, 1892-1983

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VWL2504 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Dorothy Howells

Dear Dorothy,

I have just seen in the paper that it is Herbert’s sixtieth birthday today, so may I add my good wishes to him to my thanks...

19521017
VWL2754 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Francis Chandler

Dear Mr Chandler,1

Thank you very much for the photograph. I cannot remember the circumstances, but apparently I was very rude,...

19540114
VWL4476 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Frank Howes

Dear Howes
The story is as follows:-
I was going out of Birmingham Town Hall after the 1st performance of Gerontius...

19400927
VWL1190 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Gerald Finzi

Dear Gerald

I am sending the Gurney songs to Foss tomorrow. I have been through them with Herbert1 and we have both come to the...

19370725
VWL1764 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Gwen Beckett (BBC)

Dear Mrs Beckett

At the request of Sir Adrian I send you a list of those I am inviting to Maida Vale on May 25.1
Mr. Hubert...

19430521
VWL1989 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Herbert Howells

Dear Herbert

Will you sign your name opposite where it is typed written and return to me here.  When the signatures are...

19500330
VWL3438 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Herbert Howells

Dear Herbert

I have at last found out that the telegram was from you – thank you very much – I took it for granted it was from my Brother-...

19361018
VWL2093 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Herbert Howells

Dear Herbert

I am so glad you like “Corvinus”1 We have decided to do it.2
Here is the Tomtit3 also my...

19460901
VWL2113 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Herbert Howells

Dear Both

Thank you very much for your kind greetings.
I think it is wonderful that you should take the trouble to remember my...

19501018
VWL3586 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Herbert Howells

Dear Herbert

Thank you so much for the “Scribe” - I feel so proud to know that you have added my name to your work.
Yrs

Ralph...

19571014

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