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VWL3876 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Grace Williams

Dear Grace
I listened to your Elegy - (I had already heard the rehearsal of it for Idris' concert1
I liked it - well written...

19360226
VWL977 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Hubert Foster Clark (BBC)

Dear Mr. Foster Clark

I listened to the broadcast of ‘Job’1 on Friday with great pleasure.  It came through very well and had...

19360810
VWL1107 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Diana Awdry

My Dear

Thank you 1000 times for your good wishes.
It was a fine performance.1
Love from

Uncle Ralph

...
19361118
VWL5156 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Boris Ord

Dear Ord
I am very sorry I can't come on Monday - Thankyou so much for asking me - But I will certainly listen in if I possibly can1...

19370526
VWL1188 Letter from Adeline Vaughan Williams to Joy Finzi

Dear Joyce

Very disappointing for us - but we must make a special afternoon visit to you. We will try to anyhow.
Ralph had a letter...

19370708
VWL1246 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Elizabeth Maconchy

Dearest Betty

I liked your 4tet very much – it made a beautiful sound which was a relief after the dreary scraping of the...

19371009
VWL3806 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Roger Quilter

Dear Quilter
When an old friend like you asks me for someone else I of course say "yes" & enclose an autograph on a separate sheet.  As a...

19371219
VWL3853 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Grace Williams

Dearest Grace
I'm so sorry you kept away
I'm fearfully excited to find that Hen Walia is to be broadcast - so I shall hear it
-...

19371o--
VWL1286 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to the BBC

Dear Sir

I see in the newspapers a B.B.C. advertizement referring to the “Variations on a Theme by Thomas Tallis” attributed to me - I have...

19380410
VWL3862 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Grace Williams

Dearest Grace
I only listened in to Tosc & thought the tone was marvellous - though I did not like the bit where the viola solo...

19380520

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