Waddington, Sidney Peine (Peirce), 1869-1953

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VWL715 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Adrian Boult

Dear Boult

Many thanks for the lists - I have altered my part-song to “Sweet Day” - I hope you don’t mind1
The only...

1920----
VWL815 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Evelyn Sharp

Dear Miss Sharp

I return Act II
I think all is right now except (1) p. 15.  I want 4 lines here for Amaryllus - or rather an...

192708--
VWL4560 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Sidney Waddington

My Dear Waddington,
I venture to dedicate this opera1 to you firstly as a token of my admiration for you as a man and a musician,...

1929----
VWL1009 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Jack Gordon

Dear Gordon

The revised score of “Hugh” is now ready.  I am very anxious to get it all fixed up before I go to America in October.  Could...

19320916
VWL4001 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Sir Alexander Kaye Butterworth

Dear Sir Alexander
Many thanks for your answer which I have reported to my solicitors.1
As regards Waddington surely you are...

193509--
VWL813 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Cedric Thorpe Davie

Dear Davie

Your letter arrived at the right moment for Waddington asked me only yesterday about that choral work of yours because there is...

19351128
VWL549 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Cedric Thorpe Davie

My Dear Cedric

I thoroughly enjoyed your first rate letter – don’t fall in love with the daughters as well as the music of the great man....

193606--
VWL963 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Cedric Thorpe Davie

Dear Cedric

Welcome home.
Yes, now the rosy dawn of the “student life” gives way to the cold hard light of bread-winning as they say...

19360802
VWL1073 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Cedric Thorpe Davie

Dear Cedric

At last I’ve had time to go through G.G.N.1  I like some of the music v. much – but I do not want to pronounce until...

19361009
VWL1110 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Cedric Thorpe Davie

Dear Cedric

That was a splendid letter – I’m glad you like “Sancta” – I do rather myself – but no one else seems to
They ought not to...

19361207

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