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VWL2505 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to BBC Copyright Dept

Dear Sir

If you have anybody capable of arranging my “Pilgrim's Progress” music for string quartet and two trumpets satisfactorily you are...

19471218
VWL1526 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to BBC Director General

Sir

I learn from the ‘Times’ of March 8 that the British Broadcasting Corporation has banned the musical compositions of Dr Alan...

19410309
VWL3334 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Charles Parker

Dear Mr Parker1,

I was interested in your letter.2 The part which would interest me most would be popularising the...

19580226
VWL1825 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Clarence Raybould (BBC)

Dear Raybould

The admirers of Elizabeth Macconchy1  (among whom I number myself) want very much to hear some of her music again...

19431223
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
VWL1863 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to G.R. Barnes at the BBC

Dear Sir

I had very little acquaintance with Elgar - I used to meet him for a few minutes once a year at the 3 choir festivals - he was...

19440208
VWL2588 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Gwen Beckett

Dear Mrs Beckett

I understand that the rehearsal of my Symphony1 at Maida Vale is on Wed: 20th at 10.30.
Do you think Sir...

19480413
VWL1905 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Gwen Beckett (BBC)

Dear Mrs Beckett

Many thanks for both your letters.  Could you kindly tell me what time I ought to leave St Pancras to get to Bedford by 2....

19440312
VWL1761 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Gwen Beckett (BBC)

Dear Mrs Beckett1

Thank you for your letter containing Sir Adrian’s very kind message -
May 25 (Tuesday) at Maida Vale will...

19430506
VWL1764 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Gwen Beckett (BBC)

Dear Mrs Beckett

At the request of Sir Adrian I send you a list of those I am inviting to Maida Vale on May 25.1
Mr. Hubert...

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