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VWL2299 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Gerald Finzi

Dear Gerald

My plans about Bristol have slightly changed and I have decided to go by train for the day after all, so I fear I cannot come...

19511128
VWL2322 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Gerald Finzi

Dear Gerald

This is not a “Collins”1 though it does contain my grateful thanks for a delightful visit to you both; but firstly I...

19511212
VWL2331 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Gerald Finzi

Dear Gerald 

Will you thank Mr. Court for his very kind letter.
I very much fear that on March 5th. I shall be right in the middle of...

19511218
VWL4540 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Gerald Finzi

I think, if the concert comes off at all we had better do Leighton's "Veris Gratia" since the Symphony has already been heard in public in London...

19511227
VWL2376 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Gerald Finzi

Dear Gerald

I am sorry for the first page of your letter. I really do not like that mistrust you seem to have felt in your own work.1...

19520312
VWL2395 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Gerald Finzi

I know Philip Cannon's works for female voices.  I like them up to a point but thought they were almost affectedly simple; also I cannot ask any...

19520416
VWL2410 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Gerald Finzi

Thank you very much for the part song, which I judge is all right now.** 
The latest date for the “Elegy” in Oxford is the one you give me,...

19520522
VWL2489 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Gerald and Joy Finzi

Dear Gerald and Joyce,

I have eaten your pears for three days without stopping now, they are delicious.
I have looked at your...

19521014
VWL2491 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Gerald Finzi

Dear Gerald,

There are three things to do with S.O.L.1 -
A. Leave it to its fate. But is this right? there is no room in...

19521019
VWL2519 Letter from Gerald Finzi to Ralph Vaughan Williams

Dear Uncle Ralph,

There is no room in the world, as you say, for second rate work.  But no work from a first rate mind is ever really...

19521020

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