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VWL4486 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to the Editor of The Times

Sir,
In your issue of May 27 your Critic1 complains that Miss Nancy Evans sang my song "The Water Mill" "too slowly". I owe it to...

19550528
VWL4485 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Nancy Evans

Dearest Nancy
I am so sorry that Frank Howes was so silly about the 'Water Mill'. I have written to the Times about it, but I do not know if...

19550529
VWL3311 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Herbert Bardgett

Dear Bardgett,

I want to repeat what I said to you last Sunday, and what I have also written to the choir: that their performance surpassed...

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VWL3399 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Michael Kennedy

Dear Michael,

Thank you so much for your fine notice of the concert.1 I am still worrying a little about the last movement I...

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VWL4286 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Dennis Arundell

Dear Arundell,
I want to tell you how much Ursula and I admired your production of Joan at Cambridge.1 The dramatic effect of the...

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VWL4489 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Nancy Evans

Dearest Nancy
You looked lovely and you sounded lovely last night.1 It seemed to me that you and Vera2 rose to a high...

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VWL3290 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Norman Tattersall

Dear Norman,

Your invitation sounds delightful, but I fear we can make no engagements so far ahead - so may we please leave it at that....

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