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Letter No. Title Transcribed text Datesort descending
VWL1036 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Harriet Cohen

Dearest Harriet

Thank you so much for your sweet letter & I’m so sorry you’ve not been well. - & that I shan’t see you for so long...

193302--
VWL3962 Letter from Gustav Holst to Ralph Vaughan Williams

Dear R
Thanks for letter re the concerto1.  I can quite believe that a slow pace for the fugue would make a big difference.  How I...

19330901
VWL1122 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Hubert Foss

Dear Foss

I've just been on the telephone with Jack Gordon - He wants to keep Interlude in its place after Act II scene 1 - so the...

19340103
VWL1241 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Diana Awdry

Dear Diana

I loved your letter about the Fest & all - We’ve had some delightful appreciations from Mrs Blake, Allen, Steuart &...

19340513
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
VWL4877 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Isidore Schwiller

Dear Schwiller
I was at "Friederike" the other night & saw you in the distance - I came round to the stage door in the interval but you...

1935----
VWL700 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Diana Awdry

Dear Diana

Please thank the Festival 1000 times for their telegram - I wish they had all been there to hear the superb performance1...

19350415
VWL703 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Cedric Thorpe Davie

Dear Davie

Thank you so much for your letter – a thing cd  not help sounding well with such a superb performance.1...

19350418
VWL704 Letter from Adrian Boult to Ralph Vaughan Williams

Dear Ralph,

It was great to get your letter, because I know you aren’t given to exaggerating.  And my delay in answering isn’t because I...

19350422
VWL563 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Elizabeth Trevelyan

Dear Bessy

It was wonderful of you to write - & I value your opinion very much (not only when favourable!)
I quite got to like it...

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