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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...

19260223
VWL4496 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Martin Shaw

Dear Martin
I'm sorry that I shall not be in London till December.  Also I have my own quarrel with the PRS for their scandalous terrorizing...

192810--
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--
VWL817 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Imogen Holst

Dear Imogen

I wonder if you would care to have a shot at setting the enclosed words as a hymn - perhaps you can’t stand them!
They...

192910--
VWL4712 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Martin Shaw

Dear Martin
According to the reference of Gibbons in the Carnegie volume (Tudor Church Music vol IV) (p.317 etc) there are 3 settings...

193-0213
VWL1135 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Frederick Dwelly

Dear Canon Dwelly1

Martin Shaw has shewn me your letter - False accents & ungrammatical pauses are, as you must know,...

1930----
VWL1136 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Percy Dearmer

Dear Dearmer

We had already decided long ago (in deference to someone’s objection) to exclude the tune “Covenanters” from the new S.P....

1930----
VWL1148 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Frederick Dwelly

My Dear Dean1

I need hardly say that I appreciate very much the honour you propose.  Nevertheless I feel that such things are...

193111--
VWL1210 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Mr Burghes (OUP)

Dear Mr Burghes
N. & Co.1 seem to be prevaricating as usual.
As regards Mendelssohn 24.2 This I see was...

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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...

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