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VWL2693 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to the Editor of The Times

“GLORIANA”

Sir,

I do not propose, after a single hearing, to appraise either the words or the music of Gloriana.  The...

19530618
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
VWL1966 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to the Editor of The Times

Sir,

Cecil Sharp House was opened in 1930 in memory of the man who restored to the English people the songs and dances of their country....

19500104
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
VWL5072 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to the Editor of The Times

Sir,
We, the undersigned, feel very strongly that the attention of the House of Commons should be drawn to the inadequacy of the "mechanical...

19560702
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
VWL5075 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to the Editor of The Times

Sir,
May I protest against the action of those who are trying to make this controversy over the proposed Copyright Bill into a party question...

19291209
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
VWL5080 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to the Editor of The Times

Sir,
It has for many years been the complaint of English musicians, both amateur and professional, that while the other fine arts and...

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VWL5059 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to the Editor of the Musical Times

It is proposed to raise a fund for the purpose of establishing a memorial to Gustav Holst. It seems particularly fitting that this memorial should...

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