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VWL1589 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Adrian Boult

Dear Adrian

Many thanks for your letter.  We are too old and good friends to be afraid to be honest with each other & I cannot pretend...

19411117
VWL1591 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Leonard Isaacs (BBC)

Dear Mr. Isaacs

As regards the music of the 49th Parallel1 it won’t do as it stands, but I propose to make a Suite...

19411127
VWL1594 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Stanford Robinson (BBC)

Dear Stanford Robinson

I am sorry for my delay in writing to thank you & your colleagues for the P.K.1 Many of my friends...

19411205
VWL1732 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Leonard Isaacs

Dear Mr Isaacs1

Herewith score & parts of 49th // l prelude.2 I have left out 2 sax, 3rd trpt & C...

19420111
VWL4881 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Harold Child

Dear Harold
Yes I listened - & it came through very well.  I felt that perhaps listening for the first bit for the first time and with no...

19420511
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
VWL1682 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Reginald Thatcher (BBC)

Ref: P/RST.

Dear Thatcher,1

I think that you had better describe in more detail the “special” programme which you propose...

19420825
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
VWL1691 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Hubert Foss

Dear Hubert

I have lost a letter from you asking me I think to write out something to broadcast to the Dominions.
Here is a bit...

19420923
VWL1713 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Hubert Foss

Dear Hubert

Thank you both for your friendship & your good wishes.
Thank you also very much for all you have done for me at the...

19421020

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