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VWL261 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Ralph Wedgwood

Dear Randolph

I feel a beast - I never write to you - but then you never write to me - I always mean to write to you but I don’t - and I...

189905--
VWL4457 Letter from Adeline Vaughan Williams to René Gatty

Dear Herr Gatty
Here are a few of the photographs I took at Hooton: the only ones that are ready so far.  Ralph irreverently suggests that...

18991013
VWL3963 Extract from a letter from Gustav Holst to Ralph Vaughan Williams

Dear R V W
[...]
As regards the parts, if you don't do the Rhapsody at College may my wife finish the copying on our return?
Now...

1903----
VWL5191 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Ellis and White

Gentlemen
I beg to write to ask leave to print the words of D.G. Rossetti's Sonnets ('The House of Life', sonnets iv, ix, xix, xxii, xlviii,...

19041030
VWL165 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Ruth Charrington

Dear Miss Charrington

I wd be content with 14 or 15 violins if they all come & 3 violas if they all come (especially if Mr...

190901--
VWL4382 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Martin Shaw

Dear Shaw
I am quite ashamed of my self for not writing before.  I have been away over competitions - I did go to your show before...

1910----
VWL320 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Ruth Charrington

Dear Miss Charrington

I enclose skeleton of programme for you to fill up.
I thought we had a very hopeful rehearsal yesterday.
Ys...

191003--
VWL5179 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Hugh Percy Allen

I want to thank you and your choir and your orchestra for the magnificent performance of the 'Sea Symphony' on Wednesday.1
I never...

19110310
VWL125 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Arnold Barter

Dear Mr Barter1

I hear from Breitkopfs that your performance of my Sea Symphony is coming off very soon now - I didn't know it...

19110311
VWL4410 Letter from Adeline Vaughan Williams to Martin Shaw

Dear Mr. Shaw
I enclose a ticket for the Harpists Concert.  If you cannot use it will you please return it?
We admired your songs...

1912----

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