International Society for Contemporary Music

Showing 1 - 10 of 11
Letter No. Title Transcribed text Datesort descending
VWL586 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Edward J. Dent

Dear Dent

Many thanks for your letter. I feel much honoured at being selected to represent England at the next Festival.1
...

192501--
VWL575 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Edward J. Dent

Dear Dent

I had a letter from Steuart1 the other day - he seems to be getting on 1st rate. Don't you think he ought to have...

19250113
VWL576 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Edward J. Dent

Dear Dent

I’m sorry there has been any trouble - I wrote to Talich1 as you suggested & received a v. nice letter from him...

19250205
VWL583 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Adrian Boult

Dear Adrian

Could you tell me what clothes I shall want in Prag.1
Shall I have to be in evening dress all day?  Must I have...

19250501
VWL584 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Adrian Boult

Dear Adrian

Thank you so much
I find we cannot start till Sunday - but we shall meet in Prag on Monday
I feel rather alarmed at...

19250508
VWL579 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Robert F. McEwen

Dear McEwen

Thank you so much for sending me your two compositions I am just off to Prag for the “Freak” festival.1
You may...

19250510
VWL587 Letter from Adeline Vaughan Williams to Cordelia Curle

It was lovely to hear from you.  We have had an orgy of music - & splendid weather.  We go off tomorrow to Salzburg in Austria nr mountains...

19250519
VWL585 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Gustav Holst

We have returned here to recover from all the funny noises - I will tell you about it when we return. Rietz is a charming man.1

...

19250522
VWL588 Letter from Carl Stoeckel to Ralph Vaughan Williams

My dear friend:-

I send you my thanks for your kind and interesting letter.  How well I remember old Prag with its eternal light on the...

19250616
VWL1097 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Elizabeth Maconchy

My Darling Betty

It was a pleasure to hear from you after so long – good news about the concerto.  I think, as you say, that Hallé seems...

19330923

Pages

Subscribe to International Society for Contemporary Music