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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----
VWL2166 Internal BBC memorandum to the Home News Editor from Sir Adrian Boult

Dr R. Vaughan Williams, D.M.

I happened to be asked to go down and give away the prizes at the revival of the Leith [Hill] Music Festival,...

19470418
VWL4768 Letter from Adeline Ralph Vaughan Williams to Diana Awdry

The Secret Irises were a lovely surprise.  Many thanks from us.
Uncle R says we led him astray about yr train by not telling him...

19310419
VWL1882 Letter from Adeline Vaughan Williams to Ann Boult

Dearest Ann

Your poor precious arches - R says “It’s that bicycle” - it is that perhaps, but added to so much more.
The sewing machine...

19490317
VWL1509 Letter from Adeline Vaughan Williams to Gerald Finzi

Dear Gerald

R & I listened in last night & though it’s quite absurd for me to say a word I want to thank you for ‘The Sigh’1...

19390109
VWL1142 Letter from Adeline Vaughan Williams to Gerald Finzi

Dear Gerald

I had looked at your Hardy Songs1 but had not heard them till last night.
How I enjoyed and admired - & I...

19370221
VWL1162 Letter from Adeline Vaughan Williams to Joy Finzi

Dear Joyce

Your stocks are a great delight to me - a stronger scent now that they have had more sun & what a wonderful scent it is -...

19370401
VWL4290 Letter from Adeline Vaughan Williams to Martin Shaw

Grateful for your letter.  Yes please do what you like best about yr brother1 knowing.  Ralph & I went to see Steuart Wilson last...

19150515
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----
VWL4411 Letter from Adeline Vaughan Williams to Martin Shaw

Dear Mr. Shaw
Can you make use of these 2 tickets for tomorrow night?  If you can't wd you kindly return them?
Ralph will...

1912----

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