Greensleeves

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Letter No. Title Transcribed text Datesort descending
VWL1050 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Hubert Foss

Dear Foss

With regard to Greensleeves I think the only thing to do is to print it as it stands - It is very short, but nothing seems to go...

19330318
VWL1192 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Ralph Greaves

Dear Greaves

I have looked through your score which I return - I make one or two suggestions otherwise I think it is very good.  Thank you...

19340225
VWL1804 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Norman Peterkin

Dear Peterkin,

I don’t quite like the idea of Greensleeves on the organ, but I don’t want to stand in your way if you think it is a good...

19430917
VWL2095 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Herbert Byard

Dear Byard

Certainly - tho’ I don’t think Green sleeves (do you know the words?) or “Lovely Joan” (do you know the words?) are suitable for...

19460915
VWL2752 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Elizabeth Trevelyan

My dear Bessie,

It was very nice to hear from you and I hope we shall see you here one day. We love our new house, and Ursula has made it...

19540110
VWL2995 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Alan Frank (OUP)

Dear Frank,1

I am all in favour of Roy Douglas’s proposed arrangement of Greensleeves.
As regards performing fees of the...

19550208
VWL3403 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Alan Frank (OUP)

Dear Frank,

In answer to your two letters:
1.  I will try and do a male voice Greensleeves for you.
2.  Paddy Hadley is free to...

19560517
VWL3535 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Christopher Morris (OUP)

Dear Mr Morris

I am so sorry, but I cannot see my way to letting a soprano sing the solo in the male voice arrangement of Greensleeves ......

19570804
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