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VWL3377 Letter from Ursula Vaughan Williams to Michael and Eslyn Kennedy

Dearest Michael & Eslyn,

Your Peter Arno is great fun, & cheered us up like anything, which was needed – not because we are...

19580209
VWL4190 Letter from Ursula Vaughan Williams to Joan Shaw

Dearest Joan,
We were only sorry to see your ravishingly lovely Jackie for so short a moment - she looks like a fairy princess, & wrote...

19570321
VWL4240 Letter from Ursula Vaughan Williams to Joan and Martin Shaw

Deares Joan & Martin
How wild & wicked you are.  Your fantastic book token will turn into the Oxford Book of Nursery Rhymes in part...

19551228
VWL4250 Letter from Ursula Vaughan Williams to Joan and Martin Shaw

Dearest Joan & Martin
Ralph says I must explain all our cunning to you.  For years he has been paying vast supertax for the Chancellor to...

19580226
VWL3466 Letter from Ursula Vaughan Williams to Christopher Morris (OUP)

Dear Mr Morris,

We have both been through this most carefully, added a few stage directions, a little more dialogue and made clear the...

19570217
VWL3964 Letter from Ursula Vaughan Williams to Alice Sumsion

My dear Alice
Have you any plans for Hereford?1 If you are taking a mansion do you think you would have rooms in it for RVW. and...

19520224
VWL3656 Letter from Ursula Vaughan Williams to Alan Bush

I am so sorry that I can't come to your concert on Sunday - it was good of you to think of me - I hope it will be a tremendous success
Love...

1960----
VWL3696 Letter from Ursula Vaughan Williams to Alan Bush

My dear Alan,
Who's Who in Music doesn't give the date of your birthday - so I'll have to use guesswork & hope that today, tomrrow, and...

19760103
VWL3501 Letter from Ursula Vaughan Williams to Norman Del Mar

My dear Norman,

I’ve just listened to your lovely performance of the Pastoral – it was serene, & it glowed.

Thank...

196210--
VWL3416 Letter from the administrator of the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra to Ralph Vaughan Williams

NKM/JM

Dr. Ralph Vaughan Williams,
10, Hanover Terrace,
N.W.1.

Dear Dr. Vaughan Williams,

Sir Malcolm Sargent has...

19580120

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