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VWL373 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Ernest Farrar

Dear Farrar,1

I am very glad to hear from you again - I will do my best to answer all your questions.
a) “Five Mystical...

19110708
VWL4885 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Vally Lasker

Dear Vally
Thankyou very much indeed - It was one of the best performances that even H.J.W.1 has given me
Yrs
R Vaughan...

19230915
VWL681 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to W.W. Thompson at the BBC

Dear Sir

In reply to your letter of the 25th July (PM/WWT)
I have no idea how long the songs take – probably Mr Widdop...

19290730
VWL3887 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Grace Williams

My Dearest Grace
I'm so distressed you thought me cross - You wrote me such a lovely long letter & I read it several times & then...

1931----
VWL954 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Adrian Boult

Dear Adrian

How very nice of you to write. I had no idea you were there - I wish I had seen you.1
It would indeed give me...

19310920
VWL3821 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Grace Williams

Dear Grace
That will be lovely - we will go together to the prom & we will have dinner together either before or after - I...

1932----
VWL1063 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Harriet Cohen

Dearest Harriet

Thank you 1000 times for those lovely flowers & for your dear letter - I am so sorry you have been ill and for the...

19330722
VWL1078 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to W.W. Thompson (BBC)

Dear Sir

I note that my Pianoforte Concerto1 is being played at the Promenade Concert on August 22.  If you propose to include...

19330810
VWL1086 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to W.W. Thompson (BBC)

Dear Mr Thompson

Many thanks for programme note which I return herewith.  I am sorry you thought it necessary to call me 10 minutes early...

19330815
VWL3869 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Grace Williams

Darling Grace
I'm so sorry you are in such a pickle over that wretched I.G.0.  Don't worry - but if the cheque appears send it back "...

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