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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
VWL1386 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Sir Henry Wood

Dear Sir Henry

Many thanks for your kind letter1. It was indeed a privilege to be able to take a share in expressing the...

19381009
VWL716 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Sir Adrian Boult (BBC)

PP./ACB

Dear Adrian

Certainly - I think it a v. good plan.1   By the way is it possible to get in to any of Toscanini’s...

19340520
VWL4081 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Simona Pakenham

Dearest Simona
I have been roughing out the music for the play, and I have come to the conclusion that I cannot do without an...

19580819
VWL3564 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Simona Pakenham

Dearest Simona

Ursula definitely has ‘flu - but is getting on well. Thank you so much for the list. I shd like to add the duet from Act II...

19571117
VWL3392 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Simona Pakenham

My dear Simona,

It was most sweet of you to give me that delightful fiddler.1 I wish we had seen more of each other in...

19560506
VWL5121 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Serge Koussevitsky

Dear Mr. Koussevitsky
Thank you very much for your kind letter - I am very sorry that I am not to have the honour of a performance of my...

19351203
VWL5125 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Serge Koussevitsky

Dear Mr Koussevitzky,
Thank you very much for your kind cable. I feel it a great honour that you should have given the first performance of...

19480812
VWL5126 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Serge Koussevitsky

Dear Dr. Koussevitzky,
Thank you very much for your kind letter1 and also for the most interesting notice in the "New York Times...

19480819
VWL2772 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Rutland Boughton

Dear Rutland

Thank you so much for your letter.1  I am very glad if I have been generous to anybody - it is the least one can do...

19480624

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