Purcell, Henry, 1659-1695

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VWL3271 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to the Rev. Frank Rust

[Dear Mr Rust1]

Thank you so much for your letter.  I am glad to hear of your doing Sons of Light because I feared it was quite...

19580803
VWL3764 Letter from Alan Bush to Ralph Vaughan Williams

Dr R. Vaughan Williams, O.M.,
10, Hanover Terrace,
Regents Park, N.W.1.

Dear Vaughan Williams,

The Composers Concourse has...

19551005
VWL4401 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Evangeline Farrer

Dear Evangeline
I am ashamed to have taken so long to answer - Here are 2 lists which I hope you may find useful.
(1) Original partsongs...

19440508
VWL1822 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Elizabeth Maconchy

Dearest Betty

Thank you & Billy1 for remembering me.  It takes me back to old times & your lessons & I said “Study...

19431220
VWL1742 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Ursula Wood

My Dear

I am so sorry I have neglected to advize you.
Personally I should prefer the Elizabethans & Restorants1
(...

194209--
VWL1475 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Percy Scholes

Dear Scholes

I was very glad to get your letter - It carries me back to very early days when we used to meet in London - I didn’t listen in...

19401204
VWL4744 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Gerald Cockshott

Dear Mr Cockshott
Thankyou for the 'Holly & Ivy' - I think your list of gramophone records very good1 - Though I think I sh...

194-1210
VWL1174 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Iris Lemare

Dear Iris

Thankyou very much for your letter - I don't agree with you about the lack of material (unless you insist on 1st ...

19370414
VWL514 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Lucy Broadwood

Dear Miss Broadwood

If I only just say “thankyou” it means that I can’t say all I shd like to - But I remember years ago at St...

19230403
VWL113 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Gustav Holst

You did tell me about the ‘Ave Maria’: didn’t I refer to it?  I meant to.  I’ve finished my ‘Bucolic Suite’1  and written a song and...

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