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VWL2906 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Robert Müller-Hartmann

Dear Müller Hartmann
I hear that the BBC (Manchester) are doing my Partita on Oct 4th.
I have to confess that I did not accept all your...

19480927
VWL2377 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to John Barbirolli

Dear John

You will remember when you were last in London I talked about a new orchestral work I wanted to show you.  I tried it through on...

19520312
VWL2380 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Arthur Benjamin

Dear Arthur

I am so sorry I cannot come on March 21st as I have to be in Manchester.  I am particularly sorry because John Buckland was...

19520316
VWL2389 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Michael Kennedy

Dear Mr Kennedy

It was a great pleasure to meet you & your sweet wife in Manchester1 & I hope to do so whenever I visit...

19520403
VWL2607 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Roy Douglas

Dear Roy

Herewith the corrections
Gus & I between us seem to have done pretty well – By the way in justice to Gus he did not...

195211--
VWL2535 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Roy Douglas

Dear Roy

To verify our telephone talk
Manchester Nov 25 6-9pm (or possibly earlier)1
I will book you a room at the...

19521104
VWL2539 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Roy Douglas

Dear Roy

On the evening of the 24th I have to attend an EFDS.1 party in Manchester, which means leaving Euston at 1.15 (lunch on...

19521116
VWL2562 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Alan Frank (OUP)

Dear Frank1

I think we will stick to “Antarctica”, even if it is bad Italian. It ought to be good and it is their fault if it is...

19521231
VWL2569 Letter from Ernest Irving to Ralph Vaughan Williams

Dear R.V.W.

I hate to worry you about it, but I have received some press cuttings, two from Manchester and one from “Music & Musicians...

19530108
VWL2612 Letter from Michael Kennedy to Ralph Vaughan Williams

Dear Uncle Ralph,

Eslyn and I were both thrilled by “Antartica” and by the warm reception it has been accorded, and we were more than...

19530118

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