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VWL391 Letter from the Moravian Church Agency to Ralph Vaughan Williams

Dear Sir,

                                      re Moravian Church Hymnal

The selection committee for the above have arranged...

19131231
VWL392 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Athelstan Riley

Dear Riley

I return your articles which interested me very much.1
I’ve only two remarks to make & they’d not...

19140211
VWL4314 Letter from Adeline Vaughan Williams to Martin Shaw

Dear Mr Shaw
I liked having your letter so much.  It's one of the best parts of friendship if you can tell us of your anxieties.
We were...

19140817
VWL4502 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Percy Dearmer

Dear Dearmer
Martin Shaw has sent me some hymn tunes & asked me to report on them to you (I think he spoke to you about them).  There are...

191905--
VWL4319 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Martin Shaw

Dear Martin
I simply cannot think of a tune for those words - so you musn't count on me.  My mind simply won't work in that direction - I...

191905--
VWL4584 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to an unidentified correspondent

Dear Madam
Please forgive my delay in answering- I have been very busy the last fortnight.
I fear I cannot tell you much about my...

192-0617
VWL581 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Robert F. McEwen

Dear Mr McEwan

I am putting into the new hymn book I am preparing 2 tunes from the “Psalter in Metre” St Nicholas 115 & Jackson 74....

1924----
VWL4083 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Martin Shaw

recd. Jan 4th 19241
Dear Martin
"pursuant" to our conversation of yesterday the points are these
(1)  Dearmer &...

19240103
VWL4661 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Harold Haig-Brown

Dear Haig Brown1
Many thanks for the poem. But I have made a vow (which I hope to be able to keep) never to write another hymn...

1926----
VWL601 Letter from Henry Hadow to Ralph Vaughan Williams

Dear Vaughan Williams

Very many thanks for a most interesting book - the best Anthology of Religious ‘Music & Letters’ that has yet...

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