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VWL1551 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to John Ireland

Dear John

Thankyou for “Sarnia”1 - I think No 1 is beautiful & I liked the simplicity of No 2 so much - I hope you don’t...

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VWL1914 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to John Ireland

Dear John

I want to thank you for your beautiful work,1 both for my self and the choir who loves and admires it - They were a...

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VWL2027 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to John Ireland

Dear John

That is a fine work - one of your best - & it is the best [of] you all the way through - so many works by most composers only...

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VWL3153 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to John Ireland

My Dear John

I have only just discovered that your birthday was yesterday so these words of admiration and affection are a day behind the...

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VWL2479 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to John Ireland

My Dear John

I was very much touched and very grateful to you for your characteristic and generous letter.1
I remember well...

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VWL3502 Piece on Ralph Vaughan Williams by John Ireland

VAUGHAN WILLIAMS: EARLY DAYS1
by
JOHN IRELAND.

In the concluding years of the ‘nineties Vaughan Williams was a student...

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