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VWL1985 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Roy Budden

Dear Mr. Budden,

Thank you very much for playing Müller-Hartmann's Suite yesterday. I thought it was a lovely little work and I think would...

19500322
VWL1987 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to James McKay Martin

Dear Martin

Will you sign your name opposite where it is typed and return to me here. When the signatures are complete the letter ...

19500330
VWL1988 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Arthur Hutchings

Dear Mr. Hutchins1

I will write to the British Council and suggest that one of Rubbra’s Symphonies be recorded.2...

19500330
VWL5003 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Harold Brooke at Novello & Co.

Copy1

Dear Mr. Brooke, 
I fear that, when you get this letter you will tell me to mind my own business. Nevertheless, I...

19500628
VWL2018 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to James McKay Martin

Dear Martin

I return Hubert’s letter with many thanks for letting me see it.
He also has written a very nice letter to me, so I really...

19500712
VWL2086 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Miss Leslie (BBC)

Dear Miss Leslie1

I have been obliged to write out the appeal again as nearly every sentence was spoilt by being truncated....

19500920
VWL4427 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Iris Lemare

Dear Miss Lemare Madam
Would you not like to go down to fame as having conducted the first performance of Schubert's 'Unfinished...

19501002
VWL2132 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Katharine Thomson

Dear Mrs. Thomson,

There is a young girl whom my Wife and I are much interested in, who is going to play ‘principal girl’ in a pantomime, I...

19501220
VWL2159 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Katharine Thomson

Dear Mrs Thomson

This is most kind of you - I know that Erica1 will be very grateful.
Yrs sincerely

R. Vaughan...

19510102
VWL2174 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Veronica Wedgwood

Dear Veronica

A few years ago I tried to stir up George Trevelyan and Gilbert Murray about this awful scheme for a translation of the Bible...

19510117

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