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VWL151 Draft notes by Ralph Vaughan Williams relating to Cecil Sharp's English Folksongs (London 1907)

[Notes on the draft of Sharp’s English folk song: some conclusions, London 1907.
A. Section dealing with Chapters 1 & 2 - not paginated...

VWL397 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Edwin Evans

Dear Evans

Thankyou very much for your ‘outlook’ article - which I think was splendid (though I suppose I says it as shouldn’t)? - but I...

VWL495 Letter from Edwin Evans to Ralph Vaughan Williams

My dear Vaughan Williams,

If I thought that your view of this affair was representative I should obviously have declined the compliment...

VWL588 Letter from Carl Stoeckel to Ralph Vaughan Williams

My dear friend:-

I send you my thanks for your kind and interesting letter.  How well I remember old Prag with its eternal light on the...

VWL638 Letter from Lucy Broadwood to Ralph Vaughan Williams

Dear Ralph,

I am so sorry abt your lost letter, which has not reappeared, & for the trouble given to Adeline to transcribe...

VWL4920 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Fiona McCleary

My dear Fiona
At last I've found time to look at your sonata which I like very much - the first movement hangs together very well. I'm not...

VWL3894 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Grace Williams

Dear Grace
I've read your long letter 3 times. I rejoice to think you are getting every moment of good out of your stay (this sounds priggish...

VWL1164 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Gustav Holst

Dear Gustav

I played through the fantasia1 again yesterday & it is most beautiful - I know you don't care, but I just...

VWL3988 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Alexander Burnard

My Dear Friend
First heartiest congratulations on the Doctorate, & then best wishes to you & your Phyllis for the new year & good...

VWL1046 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to A.H. Fox-Strangways

Dear Foxy,1

Maud has sent me a draft of the life to look at.2  I think it is going to be very good.  My chief...



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