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VWL1209 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Walter Goodchild

Dear Mr. Goodchild1
It was a great pleasure to receive your letter and to know that you were able to listen in to the Albert Hall...

19380526
VWL1509 Letter from Adeline Vaughan Williams to Gerald Finzi

Dear Gerald

R & I listened in last night & though it’s quite absurd for me to say a word I want to thank you for ‘The Sigh’1...

19390109
VWL1514 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Sir Adrian Boult (BBC)

Dear Adrian

I heard bits of the S S1 being floated on the air from Stockholm between shouts from Rome and howls from Paris –...

19390130
VWL1595 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Adine O’Neill

Dear Mrs O’Neill

I thought your letter to the ‘Times’ was splendid – I at once wrote myself to the ‘Times’ to back you up but by that time...

19391003
VWL1600 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Adine O’Neill

Dear Mrs O’Neill

What happened to my letter to the Times was this.  I sent it viâ Frank Howes & then the B.B.C. promise of amendment...

19391009
VWL1602 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Elizabeth Trevelyan

My dear Bessy1

I saw the lady conductor of Forest Green2 yesterday and she tells me that it is quite untrue what you...

19391010
VWL5000 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Adrian Boult

Dear Adrian
I want to say a word about the BBC programmes - I admit that after the deplorable start things got a little better - But this...

19391015
VWL1609 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Director-General (BBC)

Dear Sir1

I hope you will not think I am taking a liberty in writing to you on the subject of the BBC musical programmes.
...

19391018
VWL1618 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Sir Adrian Boult (BBC)

Dear Adrian

I wrote to the D.G.1
Here is his substitutes deputies2 answer.
You will see he has not even...

19391024
VWL1620 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Sir Adrian Boult

Dear Adrian

Many thanks for your letter - I admit gratefully that there has been some good stuff in the last 4t night - but I still...

19391031

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