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VWL954 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Adrian Boult

Dear Adrian

How very nice of you to write. I had no idea you were there - I wish I had seen you.1
It would indeed give me...

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VWL3883 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Grace Williams

Dearest Grace
I agree with the great uncle "carry on".
I felt very proud to think you had been my pupil when I heard "Hen Walia" over...

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VWL906 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Ina Boyle

Dear Miss Boyle

I'm so sorry I didn't write before.  I thought your motets were splendid & v. well sung  - It is a pity that the...

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VWL3855 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Grace Williams

Dearest Grace
I do hope you were pleased last night - I was - it was masterly & lovely tunes in it - you've been developing on...

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VWL589 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Gustav Holst

Dear Gustav

I feel I want to write & put down (chiefly for my own benefit) why I felt vaguely dissappointed after the Phil (so you need...

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VWL537 Letter from Karl Straube to Ralph Vaughan Williams

Dear Sir

I had the honour and great pleasure of bringing out your Mass in G-minor in St Thomas’s Church Leipzig, if I should be not wrong,...

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VWL509 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Vally Lasker

Dear Miss Lasker

Thank you very very much.
They all love it & worked at it - & so they can triumph over the absence of throat...

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VWL507 Letter from Vally Lasker to Ralph Vaughan Williams

Dear Mr Vaughan Williams,

Let me thank you from the bottom of my heart for the greatest spiritual & musical experience I have ever had...

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VWL488 Letter from Lucy Broadwood to Ralph Vaughan Williams

Dear Ralph,

Thank you a million times for the gorgeously beautiful Symphony you gave us on Thursday.1  I hope that some of our...

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VWL439 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Adrian Boult

Dear Boult

In all the hurry of Monday I never had an opportunity of thanking you
(1) for doing my symph
(2) for giving such a...

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