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VWL3113 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Mary Glasgow

PERSONAL AND CONFIDENTIAL.

Dear Miss Glasgow,

I noticed in one of the Minutes of the Arts Council - I cannot for the moment remember...

19491109
VWL3116 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Harry Stubbs

Dear Mr. Stubbs,

Many thanks for your letter and instructions.  I shall be coming by car and will be with you at 4 o'clock.1...

19491109
VWL3117 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Isidore Schwiller

Dear Isidore

What do you say to the following scheme for November 20th?
The quartet to come down by the 11.42 from Waterloo (...

19491109
VWL3119 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Cedric Glover

Dear Cedric

On Sunday, November 20th at 3.30 p.m. some singers and players are coming here to let me hear a “try through” of two new works...

19491102
VWL3120 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Isidore Schwiller

Dear Isidore

Thank you so much for your letter. I will send the string parts as soon as I can, but I fear they will not be ready much...

19491102
VWL3123 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Harry Stubbs

Dear Mr Stubbs,

I am so sorry you are having all this trouble.  Yes the score1 is correct as you have it in your letter.

...

19491101
VWL3125 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Stanford Robinson (BBC)

Dear Stanford Robinson

Thank you all 1000 times – Yourself, principals, orchestra & chorus - a fine performance - Please give my thanks...

19491030
VWL4794 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Isidore Schwiller

Dear Schwiller
Many thanks for your list.
I have decided to put George Stratton leader of the seconds, that will mean moving one of your...

19491022
VWL3140 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Adrian Boult

Dear Adrian
I am ashamed to find that I never wrote to you and your orchestra for one of the finest “Jobs” ever.1 Perhaps my...

19491020
VWL3131 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Isidore Schwiller

Dear Isidore

I am so glad to hear through Mrs. Schwiller that you are back again and practising your art.
Could you undertake a small...

19491019

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