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VWL4314 Letter from Adeline Vaughan Williams to Martin Shaw

Dear Mr Shaw
I liked having your letter so much.  It's one of the best parts of friendship if you can tell us of your anxieties.
We were...

19140817
VWL4410 Letter from Adeline Vaughan Williams to Martin Shaw

Dear Mr. Shaw
I enclose a ticket for the Harpists Concert.  If you cannot use it will you please return it?
We admired your songs...

1912----
VWL1463 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Adrian Boult (BBC)

Dear Adrian

Here is a suggestion for the patriotic song.1  Please criticize it
(1) Its artistic merit if any
(2) Its...

19401026
VWL2784 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Alan Frank (OUP)

Dear Frank,

I daresay you have heard of my proposed “Raynor” concert, Wigmore Hall, October 25th.  I am now getting ready the copy for the...

19480812
VWL3376 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Alan Frank (OUP)

Dear Alan,

I have got so many things rumbling about in my solar plexus that I see no hope at present, but Ursula may possibly come out with...

19580209
VWL4280 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Alan Frank (OUP)

Dear Frank
a little while ago you suggested my making a unison song out of the last chorus of my S.O.L. cantata1- I have...

19521110
VWL666 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Diana Awdry

My Dear Diana

Shall you be in Worcester on Friday 11th - I come down then for the combined rehearsal so look out for me if you are not...

192908--
VWL2737 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Ferdinand Rauter

Dear Dr Rauter

These arrangements seem to me very good - Effective, singable and not too difficult.
I have one or 2 suggestions for...

19531026
VWL4741 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Gerald Cockshott

Dear Mr Cockshott
there are some important omissions in your list
- Gerald Finzi whom I consider the most important of the modern...

19451004
VWL1190 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Gerald Finzi

Dear Gerald

I am sending the Gurney songs to Foss tomorrow. I have been through them with Herbert1 and we have both come to the...

19370725

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