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VWL371 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Herbert Thompson

Dear Mr Thompson1

I am sending you a proof copy of my new work for Worcester.2 The songs have been written at odd...

19110608
VWL407 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Herbert Thompson

Dear Thompson

Your request is rather a hard one as the supposed Worcester work is really not begun yet (I always told Atkins I should...

19140710
VWL4175 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Ivor Atkins

Dear Atkins
I don't think there wd be any necessity for me to rehearse the Wasps at Worcester - the Symphony is a different thing...

192604--
VWL4174 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Ivor Atkins

Dear Atkins
You did not tell me that you wanted me to conduct my Symphony or even that you were going to do it.1 You only asked me...

19260418
VWL3617 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Herbert John Sumsion

My Dear Sumsion1
First let me welcome you back to England & express my pleasure at the good sense of Gloucester in making this...

192806--
VWL4809 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Maud Karpeles

Dear Maud
I'm fearfully sorry I can't come - I had to go up to London yesterday & I can't manage another day, with a lot of the opera...

192808--
VWL816 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Gustav Holst

Dear Gustav

It is really splendid of them to want to come -  we will see what we can fix up when we get to Dorking where our perfectly ...

192809--
VWL4812 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Maud Karpeles

Dear Maud
I am quite ashamed at myself not answering before. But I went away to Gloucester1 - & when I got back got immersed...

192809--
VWL3854 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Grace Williams

Dearest Grace
Yes I've finished up the concerts started some years ago - foolish of me isn't it?
So glad to hear about the 6tet...

1929----
VWL4176 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Ivor Atkins

Dear Atkins
I look forward with great pleasure to hearing my Sancta Civitas at Worcester. It is most kind of you to suggest my coming to...

19290310

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