Performance history

Showing 351 - 360 of 365 items.
Letter No. Title Transcribed text Datesort descending
VWL3309 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Margery Cullen

To the L.H.M.C. Choirs.

We are very sorry for our own sakes that we cannot be with you for the Festival.1
I shall miss you...

19580408
VWL3305 Letter from Ursula Vaughan Williams to Michael and Eslyn Kennedy

Dearest Michael & Eslyn,

Lovely to hear from you – Genia also told us how good the record is, and I long to hear it – the Hadleys also...

19580408
VWL3306 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Adrian Boult

Dear Adrian

It was a fine performance of Sancta by you and your singers and players the other night - the tempi, the balance, - everything...

19580408
VWL3307 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Anthony Scott

Dear Tony,

Thank you so much for writing, and I won’t pretend that I am not pleased that you liked it.  The Flugel man showed me at...

19580408
VWL3297 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Margery Cullen

My dear Margery,
 
I have made the very sad decision that the performance of the Matthew Passion this year ought to be my last.  I am...

19580526
VWL3290 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Norman Tattersall

Dear Norman,

Your invitation sounds delightful, but I fear we can make no engagements so far ahead - so may we please leave it at that....

19580604
VWL3280 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Rosamund Strode

Dear Rosamund,

Will you come to Dorking, St Martin’s Church, on Saturday, February 14th and sing the soprano solos in Bach’s St John...

19580629
VWL3273 Letter from Ursula Vaughan Williams to Michael Kennedy

Rehearsals1 going splendidly.  We enjoyed the Menotti2 & hated the Soldiers tale,3 (brilliantly produced...

19580724
VWL3272 Letter from Urusla Vaughan Williams to Michael and Eslyn Kennedy

Dearest Michael & Eslyn,

In case it gets abroad I want to tell you that Ralph is in the Middlesex for a very few days, having...

19580727
VWL3271 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to the Rev. Frank Rust

[Dear Mr Rust1]

Thank you so much for your letter.  I am glad to hear of your doing Sons of Light because I feared it was quite...

19580803

Pages

Subscribe to Performance history