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VWL3456 Letter from Michael Tippett to Ralph and Ursula Vaughan Williams

Dear Ursula

This is just a very personal letter to thank you both for being so nice to the young fellow, John Minchinton.   It’s been a...

19561229
VWL3216 Letter from Patrick Hadley to Ursula Vaughan Williams

My dearest Ursula,

I write to you direct because it is easier for me to go off the deep end to you than to Ralph because I know quite well...

19551106
VWL4970 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams and Maud Karpeles to the Secretary of the Society for the Protection of Science and Learning

Dear Sir,
We wish to support the appeal which you are making for the release from internment of Mr. Robert Müller-Hartmann.1
...

19400803
VWL5045 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams and others to the Editor of The Times

Sir,
The seventieth birthday of Albert Schweitzer on January 14 should not pass unrecorded in this country, for he is one of the great men of...

1945011
VWL5057 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams and others to the Editor of Music and Letters

It is proposed to raise a fund for the purpose of establishing a memorial to Gustav Holst. It seems particularly fitting that this memorial should...

19350308
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--
VWL5046 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams and others to the Editor of The Times

Sir,
We, the undersigned, without presuming to criticize the principle of the Government's general internment policy, are aware that certain...

19400723
VWL5054 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams and others to the Editor of The Times

Sir,
While imperative needs of reconstruction and development must be met with expedition and efficiency, it will be a tragic mistake if they...

19450416
VWL5056 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams and others to the Editor of The Times

Sir
We are distressed to hear that the Ministry of Education has rejected a request by the London County Council to be allowed to include in...

19510730
VWL5067 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams and others to the Editor of The Times

Sir,
It is because the Copyright Bill, which returns to Parliament on October 23 after the committee stage, will affect the livelihood of...

19561016

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