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VWL1672 BBC internal memorandum from Kenneth A. Wright, BBC

As you know, Vaughan Williams will be 70 on the 12th October, and the Home Service plans a week’s celebration – one programme each evening, ending...

19420629
VWL1689 BBC internal memorandum from Sir Adrian Boult to Arthur Bliss

BBC Internal Circulating Memo

From: Sir Adrian Boult

To: D. M.1  (London)

Subject: Dr. Vaughan Williams –...

19420915
VWL1527 BBC Public Statement

BBC Public Statement

The Times, 14th March, 1941

B.B.C. AND FREEDOM OF EXPRESSION

ANTI-WAR AGITATORS ONLY BANNED

The B...

19410314
VWL2166 Internal BBC memorandum to the Home News Editor from Sir Adrian Boult

Dr R. Vaughan Williams, D.M.

I happened to be asked to go down and give away the prizes at the revival of the Leith [Hill] Music Festival,...

19470418
VWL1845 Letter from Adeline Vaughan Williams to Ann Boult

Dearest Ann

I must write of R’s No 51 - I listened to it yesterday - far more perfect than any performance I have heard - ...

19450204
VWL4679 Letter from Adeline Vaughan Williams to Cordelia Curle

Belov Boo
I may with luck hear from you tomorrow.
Last night was beautiful. The L.S.1 was so like R - The string...

19460801
VWL1856 Letter from Adeline Vaughan Williams to Cordelia Curle

Belov Boo
So glad the parcel only took 1 day to reach & now I've just received a handsome one from Bob - butter!& tea...

19460411
VWL1043 Letter from Adeline Vaughan Williams to Cordelia Curle

Belov Boo

R came back all the better - he was here soon after 10.30 - What a night of rain - and how I wish he had seen you - he was in 1st...

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VWL4625 Letter from Adeline Vaughan Williams to Cordelia Curle

Belov Boo
I've been a monster never to have mentioned the green goos: jam which we all say is divine
[...]
I wonder if you...

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VWL4668 Letter from Adeline Vaughan Williams to Cordelia Curle

Belov Boo
Its good to hear of Hemmings. Send all your guests there especially Pumpel!
R had a good day in London - a sandwich lunch on...

19451106

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