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VWL3411 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Gerald Finzi

Dear Gerald,

On the advice of my accountant I have decided [to] use the money coming from my performing fees to endow a fund for the...

19560531
VWL3414 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Cedric Glover

Dear Cedric,

The other day Gerald1 made my flesh creep by an account he had had from you of the parlous state of the Purcell...

19560610
VWL3445 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to the Committee of the Ralph Vaughan Williams Trust

CONFIDENTIAL

This trust is the invention of my friend and accountant, Mr. Sturgess, who I am glad to say is here today to explain the...

19561029
VWL3455 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Dorothy Howells

My dear Dorothy,

If anything I can do will help Herbert to write still more of his beautiful music I shall feel amply repaid.  As a matter...

19561223
VWL4425 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Sir Edwin Herbert

Dear Sir Edwin,1
At the suggestion of my accountant I have transferred all my so-called  Charities to an R.V.W. Fund, under the...

19561223
VWL3477 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Alan Frank (OUP)

Dear Alan,

I am sending your letter on to Frank Thistleton who is secretary of the R.V.W. Trust. I fear that we have momentarily exhausted...

19570402
VWL3566 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Margery Cullen

My dear Margery,

The RVW trust hopes to continue the same sum for the next three years, but you will understand that I cannot promise...

19571115
VWL3551 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Alan Bush

Dear Bush,

Of course I want to be in this celebration of Rutland, and if you think a dinner is the right thing I should like to attend. ...

19571231
VWL4250 Letter from Ursula Vaughan Williams to Joan and Martin Shaw

Dearest Joan & Martin
Ralph says I must explain all our cunning to you.  For years he has been paying vast supertax for the Chancellor to...

19580226
VWL4569 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Mrs Freier

Dear Mrs Freier
Owing to my absence from England your letter has been delayed in reaching me.
I am sorry to have to refuse your request...

19580422

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