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VWL2618 Letter from Ernest Irving to Ralph Vaughan Williams

My Dear Ralph V.W.

What a grand night, and a triumph for you. The long sustained and thoroughly sincere applause must have warmed the...

19530122
VWL1872 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Adrian Boult

Dear Adrian

Thank you so much for your letter – I wish I cd have heard the D Symph1 on Sat – but I had my choir –...

19450207
VWL1972 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Alan Frank

Dear Frank,

I have just received the score of the Folk Songs.  I expect I got my figures wrong mixing up desks and players. What it should...

19500111
VWL2779 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Alan Frank (OUP)

Dear Frank,

                                      “Job

Atkins seems to think that a Saxophone will be “difficult to obtain...

19480723
VWL2250 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Alan Frank (OUP)

Dear Frank,

I have several letters from you to answer:
1. I am quite agreeable to the idea of an orchestral suite made out of my “Four...

19510530
VWL3346 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Alan Frank (OUP)

I feel that Aeroplanes are essentially organ music. Would you like to get some knowledgeable organist to make a simplified version? But only as an...

19560629
VWL2275 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Alan Frank (OUP)

Dear Frank,

Can you tell me anything about a composer called Spoliansky? I heard some film music by him the other day which, of its kind I...

19510926
VWL3394 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Alan Frank (OUP)

Dear Alan,

Folk Songs of the Four Seasons.

It seems to me, that for recording purposes they ought to play the things as originally...

19580130
VWL2415 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Alan Frank (OUP)

Dear Frank,1

Dictated 

First: welcome home. And now to answer numerous letters, both from you and Foote.2...

19520524
VWL4276 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Alan Frank (OUP)

Dear Frank
Herewith the rest of the Sons of Light. I had already put the red rings round before your letter came. I quite approve of Grace...

19500727

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