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VWL977 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Hubert Foster Clark (BBC)

Dear Mr. Foster Clark

I listened to the broadcast of ‘Job’1 on Friday with great pleasure.  It came through very well and had...

19360810
VWL982 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to A. Wynn (BBC)

Dear Sir

I should be glad to conduct  “Dona Nobis Pacem”1 on Nov 13th provided
(1)  I have a full orchestra (...

19360921
VWL1089 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Mr. Bridgewater (BBC)

Dear Mr Bridgewater

When last we met you kindly suggested that I might do something for you. Now I have a proposition to make - As...

19361009
VWL1091 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to A. Wynn (BBC)

A.P./A.W.

Dear Mr Wynn

If you are still thinking of doing “Dona Nobis”1 on Nov 13th I should like to recommend Miss RENÉE FLYNN if...

19361010
VWL1106 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Mr. Bridgewater (BBC)

Dear Mr Bridgewater

Many thanks for your letter.1
I often come up to London & it seems a pity that a busy man should...

19361025
VWL1286 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to the BBC

Dear Sir

I see in the newspapers a B.B.C. advertizement referring to the “Variations on a Theme by Thomas Tallis” attributed to me - I have...

19380410
VWL1514 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Sir Adrian Boult (BBC)

Dear Adrian

I heard bits of the S S1 being floated on the air from Stockholm between shouts from Rome and howls from Paris –...

19390130
VWL1560 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Sir Adrian Boult (BBC)

Dear Adrian

(1) I would do much to oblige both Mr. Ogilvie & yourself – But I stick to my opinion that I am not the man for this...

19390415
VWL678 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to W.W. Thompson of the BBC

Dear Mr Thompson

I am asking Dr Hull of Hereford1 to send you a copy of the notes I have written for them
Please note title...

193907--
VWL1609 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Director-General (BBC)

Dear Sir1

I hope you will not think I am taking a liberty in writing to you on the subject of the BBC musical programmes.
...

19391018

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