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VWL1617 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Major Percy S.G. O’Donnell (BBC)

My Dear Major O’Donnell1

I am so sorry I made that stupid mistake
My letter to you (which has gone heaven knows where) was...

19391019
VWL1618 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Sir Adrian Boult (BBC)

Dear Adrian

I wrote to the D.G.1
Here is his substitutes deputies2 answer.
You will see he has not even...

19391024
VWL1620 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Sir Adrian Boult

Dear Adrian

Many thanks for your letter - I admit gratefully that there has been some good stuff in the last 4t night - but I still...

19391031
VWL1646 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Major Percy S.G. O’Donnell (BBC)

Dear Major O’Donnell

Many thanks for your letter. I should be delighted to be with you on Jan 2nd.1 
As regards the two...

19391211
VWL1364 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Major Percy S.G. O’Donnell

Dear Major O’Donnell1

Thank you very much for your letter.  I shd like to cooperate again if possible. I have asked...

19400120
VWL1398 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Major Percy S.G. O'Donnell

Dear Major O’Donnell

I have noted the date Wednesday March 27 - 9.35 pm.
As regards the titles as they are not correct in your letter...

19400303
VWL1391 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Major Percy S.G. O'Donnell

Dear Major O’Donnell1

I will be with you at Maida Vale by 8.00 pm (I know my way very well) on March 27th (Wednesday...

19400322
VWL1410 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Major Percy S.G. O'Donnell

Dear Major O’Donnell,

I find it very difficult to think of anything new to say about the marching tunes, but I could say something about...

19400324
VWL1412 Talk by Ralph Vaughan Williams on folk song music for the BBC

Talk on folk-song music for BBC
BBC Military Band
Programme: 27th March,
1940, 9.35 p.m.

FOLK-SONG MUSIC – 2

Script...

19400327
VWL1429 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Adrian Boult (BBC)

Dear Adrian

Many thanks for your letter.
I know Toveys death was announced over the wireless - but of course I referred to notice in...

19400815

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