Performance practice

Showing 21 - 30 of 57 items.
Letter No. Title Transcribed text Datesort descending
VWL2167 Letter from Iris Lemare to Ralph Vaughan Williams

My dear Uncle Ralph

Stainer & Bells appear to have an arrangement of the “Mystical Songs” for string quartet and piano - Is it all...

19470419
VWL2170 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Gerald Finzi

Dear Gerald

Thank you very much. I have to admit that the choir took my breath away - I had no idea they wd do it like that -...

19470430
VWL5146 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Janet Fraser

Dear Janet

I listened into you on Sunday; unfortunately, my set had a bad rattle, but the voice sounded as lovely as ever.1...

19470902
VWL2584 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Alan Frank (OUP)

Dear Frank,

Here are my answers to your letter.
The “Partita” takes about twenty minutes.
The reference to Henry Hall only means...

19480325
VWL2767 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Adrian Boult

Dear Adrian

Thank you so much for your letter about “Vibrato”.1 I have decided to put nothing into the score2. If...

19480610
VWL4217 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Sir Ivor Atkins

Dear Atkins
I have been thinking over your kind offer of 15 minutes for Job on Saturday afternoon - But I doubt if I can afford the time...

19480822
VWL2853 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Adrian Boult

Dear Adrian
E minor symphony
p.47 after 15 2nd violins sul D (they cannot play 1st bar after D ...

19481124
VWL4775 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Isidore Schwiller

Dear Isidore
I did not know you were running a quartet of your own and I expect you would like to bring it and I shall be quite happy over...

1949----
VWL2973 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Herbert Byard

Dear Mr. Byard,

Thank you so much for your letter.  I wish I had seen you on Saturday, and we could have talked things over.  I have quoted...

19490324
VWL2982 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Herbert Byard

Dear Mr. Byard,

Many thanks for your second letter.  There is only one point I want to answer - that is the question of the pianoforte...

19490406

Pages

Subscribe to Performance practice