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Letter No. Title Transcribed text Datesort ascending
VWL1379 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Gerald Finzi

Dear Gerald

Your tune is beautiful1 and Elsie2 sang it divinely - I wish I cd have seen you both...

19400127
VWL3885 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Grace Williams

Dearest Grace
I listened in on Tuesday.1 All is much clearer & more direct & purposeful than it used to be. I liked the...

19391028
VWL1566 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Herbert Murrill

Dear Mr Murrill1

Please forgive my not writing before to thank you for your concert.
I was impressed with the string...

19390601
VWL1509 Letter from Adeline Vaughan Williams to Gerald Finzi

Dear Gerald

R & I listened in last night & though it’s quite absurd for me to say a word I want to thank you for ‘The Sigh’1...

19390109
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
VWL3862 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Grace Williams

Dearest Grace
I only listened in to Tosc & thought the tone was marvellous - though I did not like the bit where the viola solo...

19380520
VWL1188 Letter from Adeline Vaughan Williams to Joy Finzi

Dear Joyce

Very disappointing for us - but we must make a special afternoon visit to you. We will try to anyhow.
Ralph had a letter...

19370708
VWL1110 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Cedric Thorpe Davie

Dear Cedric

That was a splendid letter – I’m glad you like “Sancta” – I do rather myself – but no one else seems to
They ought not to...

19361207
VWL977 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Hubert Foster Clark (BBC)

Dear Mr. Foster Clark

I listened to the broadcast of ‘Job’1 on Friday with great pleasure.  It came through very well and had...

19360810
VWL3876 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Grace Williams

Dear Grace
I listened to your Elegy - (I had already heard the rehearsal of it for Idris' concert1
I liked it - well written...

19360226

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