Elgar, Edward, 1857-1934. Dream of Gerontius

Showing 1 - 10 of 17
Letter No. Title Transcribed text Datesort ascending
VWL4006 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Harold Walter at the Performing Right Society

Dear Mr Walter,
Thank you for your kind answer, but I fear that you must have mis-read my letter. If you will refer to it again you will see...

19571223
VWL3515 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Margery Cullen

Dear Miss Cullen,

Please congratulate all concerned for me for the fine success of our last Festival.  To give such a performance of...

19570514
VWL3490 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Michael Kennedy

My dear Michael,

First, my fondest love and kisses sweet and twenty to Eslyn.  I am so sorry to hear that she has been ill, and do hope she...

19570509
VWL3505 ‘The Fifteenth Variation’: Transcript of VW’s contribution to Elgar Centenary Programme on the BBC from the recording

‘The Fifteenth Variation’: Transcript of VW’s contribution to Elgar Centenary Programme on the BBC from the recording

My first knowledge of...

195705--
VWL2450 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Joyce Hooper

Dear Mrs Hooper

At the meeting of the L.H.M.F.1 next week I am thinking of proposing among other things “Gerontius” - But I want...

19520716
VWL1676 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Adrian Boult (BBC)

Dear Adrian

Do you think it wd be possible to do Gerontius1 with strings & organ only (with possible pfte &...

19420715
VWL4476 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Frank Howes

Dear Howes
The story is as follows:-
I was going out of Birmingham Town Hall after the 1st performance of Gerontius...

19400927
VWL4744 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Gerald Cockshott

Dear Mr Cockshott
Thankyou for the 'Holly & Ivy' - I think your list of gramophone records very good1 - Though I think I sh...

194-1210
VWL1241 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Diana Awdry

Dear Diana

I loved your letter about the Fest & all - We’ve had some delightful appreciations from Mrs Blake, Allen, Steuart &...

19340513
VWL1196 Letter from William H. Reed to Ralph Vaughan Williams

Dear Dr Vaughan Williams

I feel I must write to you to express my feelings about the splendid performance of “The Dream of Gerontius” at...

19340503

Pages

Subscribe to Elgar, Edward, 1857-1934. Dream of Gerontius