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VWL4392 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Evangeline Farrer

Dear Evangeline
Here is the draft of a letter which I want to have printed and circulated in thousands over Dorking. I have purposely made it...

19460308
VWL5049 Letter from Arnold Bax, Ralph Vaughan Williams and others to The Editor of The Times

Sir,
Ten years ago the most renowned private music library in the world, that of Paul Hirsch, was transferred from Frankfort-on-Main1...

19460409
VWL2040 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Victor Hely-Hutchinson (BBC)

Dear Hely Hutchinson

The enclosed is the result of an interview with Mr George Brown at the Ministry of Labour - would you sign?1...

19460528
VWL4357 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Christopher Shaw

Dear Mr Shaw
I spoke to Muir Mathieson about you & he said he wd do his best to let you try your hand at some film...

19460715
VWL4972 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to the Secretary of the Society for the Protection of Science and Learning

Dear Miss Ursell
I take the liberty of writing to you about my great friend and ex-pupil Mrs Glatz (née Helen Hunter).1 She...

19460806
VWL5032 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to John Buckland

Dear Buckland
For our old friendships sake here is this - but
(a) not a loan but a gift - I do no want to hang a millstone round your...

19461020
VWL4229 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Ernest Newman

Dear Mr Newman
My wife asks me to report that Mrs Smith came to us last August and left by her own wish at the end of six weeks -...

19470509
VWL5052 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams, Myra Hess, Albert Sammons and Lionel Tertis to the Editor of The Times

Sir,
We wish to put on record our grave concern over the inevitable effects of conscription in peace-time on certain occupations and...

19470522
VWL3968 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Stanley Bate

Dear Stanley
I was much interested in your letter - I suppose the hectic life is good for your work - it would just shut me up altogether - I...

19471007
VWL2432 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Mary Glasgow

Dear Miss Glasgow,

I think you have had a letter from Miss Karpeles about the International Folk Music Council.1
I think,...

19471204

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