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VWL1091 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to A. Wynn (BBC)

A.P./A.W.

Dear Mr Wynn

If you are still thinking of doing “Dona Nobis”1 on Nov 13th I should like to recommend Miss RENÉE FLYNN if...

19361010
VWL748 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to A. Wynn (BBC)

A.P./A.W.

Dear Sir

I have today received a contract form offering me an engagement to conduct at the Promenade Concerts on September...

19350626
VWL1323 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Adrian Boult

Dear Adrian

I have arranged for the duettists to go through the symphony again at the R.C.M. at 5.30 on Friday next Nov 2nd.
In case...

19341028
VWL2767 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Adrian Boult

Dear Adrian

Thank you so much for your letter about “Vibrato”.1 I have decided to put nothing into the score2. If...

19480610
VWL909 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Adrian Boult

Dear Adrian

Many thanks for your letter - Probably the inchoate (piano1) concerto2 had better stand over and ...

19310405
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
VWL972 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Adrian Boult

Dear Adrian

H. Cohen wants to propose my Concerto for the Phil and Manchester next season.1
As I once offered it to the B.B...

19311117
VWL1029 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Adrian Boult

Dear Adrian
I hope very much to be at the rehearsal on Monday – but I may possibly be prevented –
Now what I am frightened about...

19330123
VWL1044 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Adrian Boult

Dear Adrian

I have now sufficiently recovered from the shock of last Wednesday to be able to write to thank you and your orchestra for your...

19330207
VWL1805 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Adrian Boult

Dear Adrian

Sorry for the delay in answering. I didn’t even know the L.S.1 was down for performance, so I didn’t tear my hair...

19430924

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