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VWL2150 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Alan Frank (OUP)

Dear Frank

Many thanks for the advance copies of '4tet' & Concerto.1
- I have no recollection of the...

19470125
VWL2151 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to G.O. May (OUP)

Dear Mr May

These pipe people are rather peremptory! But you may add a dedication “To the Pipers Guild Quartet”1
Yrs...

19470127
VWL2164 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Norman Peterkin (OUP)

Dear Peterkin

I have made a setting (quite short) of ‘the souls of the righteous’ for the Battle of Britain service in July.
-...

19470407
VWL2186 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Alan Frank (OUP)

Dear Frank

Herewith my St Cecilia’s day anthem - Sorry for delay - but my copyist let me down badly (not his fault altogether - a series of...

19470610
VWL2187 Letter from A.L.P. Norrington to Norman Peterkin (OUP)

Oxford Music Festival

We have been having some preliminary discussions at Oxford about the possibility of a music festival next...

19470612
VWL2302 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Alan Frank (OUP)

Dear Frank

After listening to my 2 pfte concerto last night I have decided to rewrite the last few bars & to alter the orchestration at...

19470626
VWL2304 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Alan Frank (OUP)

Dear Frank,

We cannot do anything about the American copies of the Concerto now, but I think we might alter such copies that remain in...

19470703
VWL2305 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Alan Frank (OUP)

Ref NP/ACF/572 & 572A

Dear Frank

I return proofs of the whirlwind1 there are still 3 small errors (pp 8, 11, 13),...

19470704
VWL2317 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Alan Frank (OUP)

Dear Frank

The new version of the concerto is of course for one piano-forte Cyril Smith1 has the two piano version.  You want...

19470820
VWL2318 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Alan Frank (OUP)

A. Frank, Esq.,
Oxford University Press,
38a Soho Square,
LONDON

Dear Frank,

35 minutes is ample time for my new...

19470909

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