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VWL4990 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Arthur Boosey

Dear Mr Boosey
I hear for Eric Starling that my "4 Hymns" (Tenor & viola) is out of print.  Is there by any chance a forgotten...

19411014
VWL1450 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Robert Müller-Hartmann

Dear Mr Müller-Hartmann

(Forgive me for making you out an academic1)
I hear that you have written some delightful...

19411218
VWL1627 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to George Parker

Dear Parker1

I am delighted to hear from Miss Cullen2 that you will kindly sing for us at Dorking March 21 & 28...

19420111
VWL1630 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to George Parker

Dear Parker
(I trust we need not Mr and Dr each other any more)
On mature thought I think it better to stick to the original plan &...

19420126
VWL4127 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Christopher le Fleming

Dear le Fleming
But I must just say 'thank you' which I do from my heart.
I see you are playing for CEMA.1
yrs
R...

19420705
VWL1676 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Adrian Boult (BBC)

Dear Adrian

Do you think it wd be possible to do Gerontius1 with strings & organ only (with possible pfte &...

19420715
VWL1702 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Elizabeth Maconchy

Dearest Betty

Thank you for writing me a piece – I thought the joke came off very well1
All my love

Uncle Ralph...

19421013
VWL344 Letter from Steuart Wilson to Ralph Vaughan Williams

My dear Ralph

There can't be anyone else who has got so much out of you who could be so slow in writing to you on this anniversary year;...

19421109
VWL1759 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Vera Kantrovich

Dearest Vera

Thank you both for your letter & your playing – You were all superb – but I expected it of you.  I confess that the choir...

19430403
VWL1793 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Vera Kantrovich

My Dear Vera

Is there any chance that you & Eric1 would honour us with a Vn & pfte recital at our next...

19430726

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