Howells, Herbert, 1892-1983

Showing 21 - 30 of 72 items.
Letter No. Title Transcribed text Datesort descending
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
VWL1601 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Herbert Howells

Dear Herbert

Next Tuesday Dec 16 Foss & another are kindly playing through to me [the] sketch for a symph1 to see if I like...

19411213
VWL1710 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Herbert Howells

Dear Herbert

Thank you so much.1
What I want to do now is to wipe the slate clean & try to learn how to compose music....

19421019
VWL1737 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Herbert Howells

Dear Herbert

Ruth Dyson & her 4tet played your pfte 4tet here today.  -  I heard it, I am ashamed to say for the...

19421217
VWL4558 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Herbert Howells

Dear Herbert

The BBC orchestra are trying through my symphony1 at 11....

19430518
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
VWL1798 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Herbert Howells

Dear Herbert

I seem to be discovering you!  Now it is the string 4tet which is lovely.1
Thank you for it - I...

19430808
VWL1807 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Herbert Howells

Dear Herbert

I was so flummoxed by what you said on Wednesday that I could not pull my wits together - I had been thinking about this...

19431006
VWL1811 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Herbert Howells

Dear Herbert

How wonderful of you to remember my birthday
Yrs

RVW

19431015
VWL1817 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Herbert Howells

Dear Herbert

Are you at RCM1 next Thursday (Nov 4) in the morning - I have to be at C# house2 by 2.0 p....

19431030

Pages

Subscribe to Howells, Herbert, 1892-1983