Beethoven, Ludwig van, 1770-1827

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VWL4457 Letter from Adeline Vaughan Williams to René Gatty

Dear Herr Gatty
Here are a few of the photographs I took at Hooton: the only ones that are ready so far.  Ralph irreverently suggests that...

19001013
VWL2490 Letter from Gerald Finzi to Ralph Vaughan Williams

Even L van B wrote the Choral Fantasia, so I don't feel too abashed at taking you at your word & telling you how the Sons of Light struck me....

19521014
VWL5227 Letter from Gustav Holst to Ralph Vaughan Williams

Dear RVW
I really don't know what to say about the rhapsody parts excepting that I have walked my wife off her legs day after day until she...

1903----
VWL1046 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to A.H. Fox-Strangways

Dear Foxy,1

Maud has sent me a draft of the life to look at.2  I think it is going to be very good.  My chief...

19330220
VWL4731 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Arthur Dickinson

Dear Mr Dickinson
Thankyou very much for your good wishes and for the very interesting Beethoven manuscripts - his handwriting when he was...

19521015
VWL3441 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Edmund Rubbra

Dear Edmund,

I posess Beethoven’s tuning fork, which was passed from hand to hand, direct from Beethoven to Gustav Holst, who left it in...

19561021
VWL3443 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Edmund Rubbra

Dear Edmund,

I am so glad that you will accept the tuning fork.1 Now I want you to do another thing for me.  Arthur Bliss and...

19561025
VWL3389 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Frank Callaway

Dear Mr Callaway,1

Thank you for your interesting letter.  Please give your performers my affectionate greetings.  I believe...

19560426
VWL2326 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to G.E. Moore

My dear Moore

I was delighted & surprized to get your good wishes for my birthday1 - It carries me back to old days when you...

19471013
VWL3020 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Gerald Finzi

Dear Gerald

Dictated

In my will which I made a few years ago I appointed Morris and Bliss1 as my literary...

19490605

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