Vaughan Williams, Ralph, 1872-1958. Concertos, oboe, string orchestra

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VWL1641 Memorandum from Norman Peterkin to Sir Humphrey Milford

Sir Humphrey S. Milford1
                                                                  VAUGHAN WILLIAMS

I...

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VWL1859 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Sir Henry Wood

Dear Wood

How good of you to write.  I have by me at present a concerto1 for oboe & strings which has never been performed...

19440115
VWL1861 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Sir Henry Wood at the BBC

Dear Wood

I think that you definitely turned down my Concerto for oboe and strings as being unsuitable for the Albert Hall.  With this I...

19440121
VWL1862 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Sir Henry Wood

Dear Wood

I agree that the oboe concerto would not be suitable for the Albert Hall - would you tell me (quite at your leisure) whether you...

19440205
VWL1906 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Julian Herbage (BBC)

Dear Mr Herbage1

I believe Sir H.J.W.2  wants to do my oboe concerto3 - I offered it him last year &...

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VWL1917 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Sir Henry Wood

Dear Wood

At last I am able to send you a fair copy of my oboe concerto.1
I am so sorry for the delay which is due (i) to...

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VWL1949 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Norman Peterkin

Dear Peterkin

Could you kindly send me my original score of my Symphony in D which I think you have? I have to conduct at Guildford on...

19441203
VWL2028 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Alan Frank (OUP)

Dear Frank

I am very glad to hear of you back again
There is no need for an “Ossia” - the passage had better be altered as I suggest....

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VWL2030 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Alan Frank (OUP)

Dear Frank

Here is another bit of my washing for you to take in.
I think we ought to insist that Goossens shd play it....

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VWL2045 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Alan Frank (OUP)

Dear Frank

I learn from Miss Riddick1 that the metronome marks on my oboe concerto are all wrong - Whether that is my fault or...

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