Vaughan Williams, Ralph, 1872-1958. Symphonies, no. 5, D major

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VWL4558 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Herbert Howells

Dear Herbert

The BBC orchestra are trying through my symphony1 at 11....

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VWL1762 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Arthur Bliss

Dear Arthur

Many thanks for your invitation –
I shall be pleased to conduct my new symphony1 at the Promenade Concert on...

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VWL1761 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Gwen Beckett (BBC)

Dear Mrs Beckett1

Thank you for your letter containing Sir Adrian’s very kind message -
May 25 (Tuesday) at Maida Vale will...

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VWL1760 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Adrian Boult (BBC)

Dear Adrian

You may remember that you adumbrated that you might be able to run through my symphony1 at Bedford some time before...

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VWL1755 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Henry Wood

Dear Wood

Would it be possible to place my symphony toward the end of the season - I have taken longer over “washing its face’ than I...

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VWL1753 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Henry Wood

Dear Wood

Many thanks for your letter of Feb 15.
“Symphony in D” is all I want by way of title
Yours sincerely

R Vaughan...

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VWL1750 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Adrian Boult (BBC)

Dear Adrian

This is most kind of you - 1
It won’t be for some time yet because the orchestration has got to be revised and...

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VWL1749 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Henry Wood

Dear Wood

I am honoured that you will put my symphony into your programme without seeing it!1
As regards conducting it - Of...

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VWL1748 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Henry Wood

Dear Wood

I have come to the conclusion that my new Symphony1 must now go forward “for better, for worse’ - So would you like me...

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VWL4774 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Malcolm Sargent

Dear Malcolm
Thankyou very much for your letter and for what I am sure was a fine performance of my symph.1
I should very...

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