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VWL4947 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Harold Child

Dear Child
I'm sorry I'm such a nuisance about the finale but it does not seem to me quite right yet.  I don't know whether you will agree...

19130723
VWL4952 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Harold Child

1000 thanks.
They are splendid: now here are two more.
A.  Cd you alter the 1st 3 lines of verse II of Aunt Jane's...

19131221
VWL4924 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Harold Child

Many thanks - I think the alterations are splendid - I'd prefer the milder version of Jane's song.  How about 'I have dreamt my arms about...

19140804
VWL815 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Evelyn Sharp

Dear Miss Sharp

I return Act II
I think all is right now except (1) p. 15.  I want 4 lines here for Amaryllus - or rather an...

192708--
VWL618 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Evelyn Sharp

Dear Miss Sharp

I have now made more or less complete sketches for 6 numbers of the “Poison Kiss”.  Viz song “Its really time” (Gallanthus...

19270801
VWL619 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Evelyn Sharp

Dear Miss Sharp1

Many thanks for Act II
I think it looks v. good - but have not digested it yet.
Of course after that...

19270818
VWL634 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Evelyn Sharp

Dear Miss Sharp

About 14 days ago I finished the music of Act II (as far as I could) - then I had to settle down & wash the face (...

19280912
VWL657 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Evelyn Sharp

Sunday

In case you are hung up for a metre I believe that for a slow serious song (e.g. The proposed new duet for Empress & Tor1...

19290127
VWL658 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Evelyn Sharp

Dear Miss Sharp

I was about to write to you when your packet came - I have not looked at it yet as I have been immersed in correcting band...

19290201
VWL711 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Evelyn Sharp

Dear Miss Sharp

I have managed to get to work on the opera again.1 I only propose to do anything extensive to Act II viz -...

19291217

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