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VWL4228 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Ernest Newman

Dear Mr Newman
As a result, presumably, of our meeting at the R.A.M.1 I have been asked by the Home Office to recommend for...

19401010
VWL4969 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to the Secretary of the Society for the Protection of Science and Learning

Dear Madam
In reply to your letter I enclose a testimonial for Mr Franz Reizenstein - But I think you should know that a committee of which I...

19401022
VWL1468 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Alan Bush

Dear Sir

I have been appointed to a Committee to recommend for release from internment musicians “of eminent distinction who have made...

19401031
VWL1464 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Imogen Holst

Dearest Imogen

It was dear of you to write - we don’t quite realize she has gone yet1 - one keeps on thinking that she may come...

19401031
VWL1465 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Edward J. Dent

Dear Dent

Further to my other letter
Does the name Kozuszek (composer) mean anything to you? He was in Cambridge for a time.
Can...

19401031
VWL4294 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Mr Pearl

Dear Mr Pearl
If you will send me full details about Mr. Keller1 - especially as regards his musical career I will put his...

19401112
VWL4986 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Arthur Boosey

Dear Mr. Boosey
Both Rawicz and Landauer were recommended by my Ctee for release.  Why one has been released and not the...

19401114
VWL1473 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Edward J. Dent

Dear Dent

Have you heard of Dr Robert Koppel  - born 1909 Doctor of Vienna University - musicologist & said to be a good pianist -...

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VWL1474 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Edward J. Dent

Dear Dent

Many thanks for Kazuczerbs1  scores. We have already sent his name in on a sort of “second eleven” - not as entirely...

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VWL1476 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Edward J. Dent

Dear Dent

We recommended Gellhorn1 for release about 3 weeks ago. I have written to tell him so - But I do not in the least know...

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