English Hymnal

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Letter No. Title Transcribed text Datesort descending
VWL205 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to R.A. Streatfeild

Dear Streatfeild

I want to return you the "Este's Psalter"1  you so kindly lent me - but its back is broken owing to use and...

19060701
VWL4108 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Percy Dearmer

Dear Dearmer
I shall be delighted to let you use 595 and 598, as arranged by me - if you care to put it.
599 is not my copyright but...

19141211
VWL826 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Lucy Broadwood

Dear Miss Broadwood

I agree - the best thing to do is to print the other tunes according to our usual custom & print this one without...

192908--
VWL3606 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Mr Burghes (OUP)

Dear Mr Burghes,
I suppose we must give in to Novellos -
With regard to "Mendelssohn" I feel very doubtful whether Walford Davies and...

19320311
VWL3608 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Mr Burghes (OUP)

Dear Mr Burghes
I think the only thing to do is to give in to Novellos unless their fee is preposterous in which case I should cut out all...

19320814
VWL3609 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Mr Burghes (OUP)

Dear Mr Burghes,
I return Mr. Frank's bill which I have endorsed.
As regards Novellos' demand I have no authority in this so please ask...

19320925
VWL1287 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Hubert Foss (OUP)

Dear Foss

Atkins has asked me to mess up a hymn tune for Worcester Festival - September.
Here it is in case you would care to publish...

19380420
VWL4239 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Joan Shaw

Dearest Joan,

Ursula has shown me your letter:
1.  If your Committee will state a case & apply for a grant, I fear a small one,...

19551030
VWL4663 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to John Wilson

It is more than 50 years since I did the E.H.1 & I fear I cannot remember whether it was I, or one of my assistants who wrote that...

19571207
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