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VWL3456 Letter from Michael Tippett to Ralph and Ursula Vaughan Williams

Dear Ursula

This is just a very personal letter to thank you both for being so nice to the young fellow, John Minchinton.   It’s been a...

19561229
VWL2054 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to James McKay Martin

Dear Martin

It was very kind of you to send that express letter. We have written to the new Abbot.
With kind regards
Yrs

...

1957----
VWL3695 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Kathleen Riddick

Dear Miss Riddick,

There is a report that you have threatened to withdraw a concerto engagement for Miss Vera Kantrovich with your...

19570122
VWL3462 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Anthony Scott

Dear Tony,

A) I am so glad it was a good performance over the wireless, and that Ruth also likes it.
B) Splendid news that you are...

19570127
VWL3477 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Alan Frank (OUP)

Dear Alan,

I am sending your letter on to Frank Thistleton who is secretary of the R.V.W. Trust. I fear that we have momentarily exhausted...

19570402
VWL3530 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to the Editor of the Times

Sir,
I understand that the Third Programme is the admiration and envy of all foreign listeners.  Is that why the authorities propose to...

19570423
VWL5077 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to the Editor of The Times

Sir,
We wish to express our deep concern at the new trend of policy in sound broadcasting recently announced by the B.B.C.
The advent of...

19570425
VWL5071 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams and others to the Editor of The Times

Sir,
The wide publicity recently given to the economic problems of the living theatre has made it clear that, unless vigorous action is taken...

19570916
VWL5073 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to the Editor of The Times

Sir,
On April 2 of this year you accorded us the hospitality of your columns to express our deep concern at the new trend of policy in sound...

19571001
VWL5070 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to the Editor of The Times

Sir,
We understand that the Crown Estate Commissioners are on the verge of announcing a decision as to the future of the Nash Terraces in...

19571016

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