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VWL112 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Sir Humphrey Milford

Dear Sir Humphrey
I am writing to Stanton to say that I will look at the book1 when it is ready and decide whether I can act as...

19420323
VWL3616 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Canon George W. Briggs

Dear Canon Briggs1
I have had the anthem - as a bit of 'war work' to write the tune for the times - I have had many...

19431003
VWL4516 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Martin Shaw

Dear Martin
Will you do a tune for Briggs for no11 - I feel sure it wd give him great pleasure for one of us to do it & I have...

19431020
VWL1843 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Hubert Foss

Dear Hubert,

I shd very much like to meet you soon & to talk over this hymn idea is as good an excuse as any other.
I...

194311--
VWL1932 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Reverend James Welch

Dear Dr Welch1

I am glad to understand that you approve of the words of my Victory Anthem.2
May I venture to...

19440908
VWL1933 Letter from James W. Welch (BBC) to Ralph Vaughan Williams

Dear Dr Vaughan Williams

Many thanks for your letter of September 8th. We are all very excited about the Victory Anthem1...

19440912
VWL4532 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Joan Shaw

Dear Joan
Thank you so much for your letter.
Canon Briggs has said nothing to me, so I had better know nothing about it until he does,...

19480212
VWL4531 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Martin Shaw

Dear Martin
Briggs asks me to get these words sent to you - a "best time" selection of S.P. hymns.
I approve if you do.
He suggests...

19481226
VWL4536 Letter from Adeline Vaughan Williams to Martin Shaw

Dear Martin
Ralph has given me a new pen, but that is not the only reason for writing to you though I have been ashamed of my bad writing and...

19501011
VWL4545 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Joan Shaw

Dear Joan,
I have written something for you which I hope you will like.  I enclose it.1
I do hope you have not suffered from...

19530204

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