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VWL4968 Letter from Ursula Vaughan Williams to Edmund Rubbra

My dear Edmund,
I do remember the letter you have transcribed, & the clause in Ralph's will.1 But when we made wills...

19590313
VWL3508 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Edmund Rubbra

Thank you so much, not only for liking my symphony, but for telling me so.1
R Vaughan Williams

 


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195804--
VWL3568 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Edmund Rubbra

Dear Edmund

It was good of you to give up your time to my work the other day – I value both your appreciation & your criticism1...

19571108
VWL3592 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Edmund Rubbra

Dear Edmund

Thank you for your composition of Friday.  It gives me great pleasure to think that the younger composers wish to connect my...

19571016
VWL3665 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Cordelia Curle

Dear Boo

It was lovely seeing you at the concert – but why only in the distance? Why didn’t you come and speak to me like most of my other...

19571015
VWL3664 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Cordelia Curle

My dear Cordelia

It would be lovely to see you on Sunday. I shall be more or less normal by then – all the tubes & stitches were taken...

19570822
VWL3443 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Edmund Rubbra

Dear Edmund,

I am so glad that you will accept the tuning fork.1 Now I want you to do another thing for me.  Arthur Bliss and...

19561025
VWL3441 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Edmund Rubbra

Dear Edmund,

I posess Beethoven’s tuning fork, which was passed from hand to hand, direct from Beethoven to Gustav Holst, who left it in...

19561021
VWL3434 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Edmund Rubbra

Dear Edmund,

I suppose you have heard of the proposed Holst concert?1 - to be given by the L.P.O. on December 10th, which Adrian...

19561013
VWL3357 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Edmund and Antoinette Rubbra

Dear Edmund, and Antoinette,

Thank you so much for your letter, and you know how I value your appreciation.We were desolated not to be...

19560722

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