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VWL3390 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Michael and Eslyn Kennedy

Mr & Mrs Michael Kennedy1

Sir Malcolm Sargent is running through my new symphony at St Pancras Town Hall on 21 March.  The...

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VWL3385 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Michael Kennedy

Dear Michael

It will be grand if you can come on the 21st. Thank you so much for your thrilling account of the Hallé...

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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...

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VWL3379 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Adrian Boult

My dear Adrian,

I want to say, once again, that it was a fine performance of a fine work, played by a fine orchestra under a fine conductor...

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VWL3340 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to the Editor of the Daily Telegraph

Sir -

First let me thank your critic for his kind and appreciative notice of the performance of the St. John Passion by the Dorking Bach...

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VWL3338 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Herbert Byard

Dear Herbert,

It was wonderful of you to come to St John, and your comments and advice at rehearsal were very useful.  I do believe that...

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VWL3332 Letter from Ursula Vaughan Williams to Michael and Eslyn Kennedy

How nice to hear from you.  We have been thinking of you rather a lot – All well here, & as usual.
Programme notes now completed for No 9...

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VWL3333 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Michael and Eslyn Kennedy

Dear Michael & Eslyn

Your rhapsody about the weather was a day too soon – today the blizzard has upset the train services so that I...

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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...

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VWL3511 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Ina Boyle

Miss Boyle

Sir Malcolm Sargent is running through my new symphony1 at St Pancras Town Hall on 21 March.  The session will last...

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