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VWL4493 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Maja Kjöhler

Dear Miss Kjöhler

Cd you sing any of the following Schumanns for lecture 7.1

Nuss Baum or Im Walde...

1909----
VWL4492 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Maja Kjöhler

Wd you mind sending me your English version of "An die Musik". I want to get some copies made for them to follow at next lecture1
...

19090115
VWL4494 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Maja Kjöhler

I did not know you had got so far as to put my name down. I will put off Cambridge & come to you. Will you let me have copies of the songs to...

19120603
VWL724 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Cecil Armstrong Gibbs

Dear Gibbs

This is most awfully kind of you & your friend (to whom I have written gratefully) - but I find that at the moment of...

1922----
VWL585 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Gustav Holst

We have returned here to recover from all the funny noises - I will tell you about it when we return. Rietz is a charming man.1

...

19250522
VWL817 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Imogen Holst

Dear Imogen

I wonder if you would care to have a shot at setting the enclosed words as a hymn - perhaps you can’t stand them!
They...

192910--
VWL885 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Imogen Holst

My Dear Imogen

I have already spoken to the director about you & hope all will be well.1
I've heard indirectly about...

19301221
VWL1149 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Anne Macnaghten

My Dear Anne

How splendid of you to be carrying on with the good work.1
I have several suggestions:
(1) Dorothy Gow’s...

1932----
VWL1150 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Anne Macnaghten

My Dear Anne

Thank you so much for the programmes1 - you are doing great work & putting B.B.C. & T. Beecham to shame....

193209--
VWL1019 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Imogen Holst

Dear Imogen

Thank you so much for your card - which came, for some reason, a day later than the avalanche.1 I go to New York on...

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