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VWL1285 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Denis Dowling

Dear Dowling

I am very sorry I was unable to see you on Wednesday & thank you for your splendid singing which was much appreciated....

19380414
VWL1300 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Adrian Boult

Dear Adrian
I expect this won’t arrive in time – the sounding notes should be

...

19380506
VWL1330 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to the Editor of The Times

Sir,

Your unfavourable notice of a choral work by Willy Burkhard1 performed at a contemporary music concert at Queen’s Hall last...

19380626
VWL4978 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Arthur Boosey

Dear Mr. Boosey
This is to introduce to you Mr. William Cole - a composer of talent and a first rate organist.
He has written...

19380703
VWL1332 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Hubert Foss (OUP)

Dear Foss

Thank you for your letter of June 28 I will certainly modify my note if you will suggest a new form of words that I can use....

19380703
VWL1367 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Hubert Foss (OUP)

Dear Foss,

I see in an acct sent to me by the Mech: Copyright Protection Society that my “In the Fen Country”1 has been recorded...

19380722
VWL1375 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Ursula Wood

My Dear

I may be in London the evening of the 28th & it would be nice to meet if you happened to be there. Let me...

19380919
VWL1381 Letter from Sir Henry Wood to Ralph Vaughan Williams

My dear Dr Vaughan Williams

Just a few hurried lines before leaving for Torquay, to tender you my everlasting thanks & gratitude for...

19381007
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
VWL1408 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Miss Townsend

Dear Miss Townsend1

I wonder if you would be so good as to play for me at my Toc H. concert tomorrow week (Wednesday Nov 23...

19381115

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