Armstrong, Thomas, Sir, 1898-1994

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VWL5041 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams and others to the Editor of the Musical Times

Sir,
A prize is being offered anonymously for a musical competition for mixed chorus and orchestra of twenty-five to forty-five minutes'...

193909--
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
VWL2563 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Alan Frank (OUP)

Dear Frank

Thank you for your letter about the Symphony.  I will try and make the alterations as few as possible, but it is not any good...

19480212
VWL3515 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Margery Cullen

Dear Miss Cullen,

Please congratulate all concerned for me for the fine success of our last Festival.  To give such a performance of...

19570514
VWL3566 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Margery Cullen

My dear Margery,

The RVW trust hopes to continue the same sum for the next three years, but you will understand that I cannot promise...

19571115
VWL3385 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Michael Kennedy

Dear Michael

It will be grand if you can come on the 21st. Thank you so much for your thrilling account of the Hallé...

19580205
VWL3383 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Simona Pakenham

Dearest Simona

I am sorry if I didn’t explain myself - I’d love to help you by talking about folk song into hymn tune, - the only thing I...

19580209
VWL3333 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Michael and Eslyn Kennedy

Dear Michael & Eslyn

Your rhapsody about the weather was a day too soon – today the blizzard has upset the train services so that I...

19580226
VWL3325 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Margery Cullen

Dear Margery,

The best plan would be to have it on one of the Wednesdays, rather than so much earlier: I suggest that the choice between...

19580315
VWL3322 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to the performers in the LHMF Passion

To all those who took part in the performance of Bach's St Matthew Passion on Wednesday, March 5th 1958.

You covered yourselves with glory...

19580316

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