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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
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
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
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
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
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
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
VWL2867 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Robert Müller-Hartmann

Dear Dr Müller-Hartmann,
I hope you recognized your notice in the Dorking Advertizer after Todd & I had worked our wicked will...

19401223
VWL1589 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Adrian Boult

Dear Adrian

Many thanks for your letter.  We are too old and good friends to be afraid to be honest with each other & I cannot pretend...

19411117
VWL1704 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Harriet Cohen

My Dearest Harriet

Thank you for your beautiful playing yesterday - I don’t like the work - but that is a different question1...

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