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VWL4803 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Maud Karpeles

Dear Maud
I shd like to do the tune myself - so send me the other tune as well - I will send you the harmonisation first to see if...

1928---
VWL4812 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Maud Karpeles

Dear Maud
I am quite ashamed at myself not answering before. But I went away to Gloucester1 - & when I got back got immersed...

192809--
VWL5168 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Mr Scott

Dear Mr Scott1
You must understand that I know nothing about Folk-dance, but I daresay I cd do some patter...

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VWL4817 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Maud Karpeles

Dear Maud
I can't see anything wrong with the scoring of Beggar Boy, Hit & Miss, & F.Companion1 - If the bass sounded too...

1930----
VWL845 Letter from Maud Karpeles to Ralph Vaughan Williams

Dear V.W.

Many thanks for your letter.
I enclose a copy of O. Mole & B Nag from Playford.1
I asked Mr Littleton...

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VWL3625 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Maud Karpeles

Dear Maud

Herewith the proofs

In No 12 Kitty  I’ve added the 3rd of the chord in the 1st chord which you objected to – It sounds too...

1931----
VWL3626 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Maud Karpeles

Dear Maud

Here are your tunes back
– If they are wrong now I think you had better do them yourself & I will look them over if you...

1931----
VWL3627 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Maud Karpeles

Dear Maud

Herewith
Tempest & Corn Riggs (revised)

I will want instructions re Soldiers Joy1

RVW

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1931----
VWL3612 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Maud Karpeles

Dear Maud

I don’t like Mullinar’s arrangement, but I think your emendations make matters worse – So I set to work after breakfast and did...

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VWL3629 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Maud Karpeles

Dear Maud

I send 4 out of your 7 done mostly before breakfast this time.  I am rather worried about Soldiers Joy (both revisions) ...

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