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VWL2690 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Michael Kennedy

Dear Michael

We are coming to Manchester (Grand1) on 14th – but I believe we are bound to the Barbirolli’s for the...

19530609
VWL2691 Letter from Ursula Vaughan Williams to Michael and Eslyn Kennedy

Dear Eslyn & Michael

We are coming up for the recording1 on Monday & Tuesday & shall hope to see you there?  As to...

19530612
VWL2698 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Michael and Eslyn Kennedy

Dear Michael and Eslyn,

It was so nice meeting you at Manchester. Such a meeting ought to have cured my cold, but it still continues,...

19530627
VWL3220 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Roy Douglas

My dear Roy,

Here is the second movement1 returned with all your corrections noted. I think I have marked the metronome rather...

19551110
VWL3262 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Michael Kennedy

Dear Michael

In great haste I hasten to correct one error in your splendid article – I have decided to keep the Cor Anglais for the...

19560130
VWL3264 Letter from Ursula Vaughan Williams to Michael Kennedy

I forgot to ask if you know where this exhibition of Chinzes is – I do so badly want to see it if I can  - probably on the morning of the 8th...

19560131
VWL3313 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to John Barbirolli

Dear John,

It was good of you to telegraph.  I can’t express how I appreciate your kindness in allowing me to try my ’prentice hand on your...

19560326
VWL3391 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Beryl Lock

My Dear Beryl

Thankyou both so much for your good wishes - it was a fine performance - everyone was so nice and gave us a fine supper party...

19560503
VWL3393 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Elizabeth Maconchy

Dear Betty and Billy,

It was dear of you both to think of me in Manchester, I am very glad you like my new tune.1
...

19560506
VWL3395 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Herbert Howells

Dear Herbert, of the Severn1

It was good of you to think of me at Manchester.2 It was a splendid performance. 
...

19560506

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