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VWL4996 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Arthur Boosey

Dear Mr. Boosey,
Thank you for your letter.  We should very much like to come to the Brass Band Festival on October 27th, and look forward to...

19560826
VWL3403 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Alan Frank (OUP)

Dear Frank,

In answer to your two letters:
1.  I will try and do a male voice Greensleeves for you.
2.  Paddy Hadley is free to...

19560517
VWL3392 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Simona Pakenham

My dear Simona,

It was most sweet of you to give me that delightful fiddler.1 I wish we had seen more of each other in...

19560506
VWL3389 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Frank Callaway

Dear Mr Callaway,1

Thank you for your interesting letter.  Please give your performers my affectionate greetings.  I believe...

19560426
VWL3313 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to John Barbirolli

Dear John,

It was good of you to telegraph.  I can’t express how I appreciate your kindness in allowing me to try my ’prentice hand on your...

19560326
VWL3311 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Herbert Bardgett

Dear Bardgett,

I want to repeat what I said to you last Sunday, and what I have also written to the choir: that their performance surpassed...

19560325
VWL3506 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Edmund Rubbra

GREETINGS TELEGRAM

T23 GTG 2.8 AMBASSADOR XW 19

= GREETINGS = RABBA

FESTIVAL HALL SOUTHBANK SE1

SO SORRY WE CANNOT...

19560321
VWL4289 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Brian Trowell

dictated
Dear Brian Trowell,
I am quite well, but the wretched doctor has insisted on my stopping in bed on Monday, so that I...

19560304
VWL4111 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Brian Trowell

Dear Both of you,
It is a bitter disappointment, but I fear the doctor forbids even next Saturday.  I am so glad we came to that rehearsal...

19560301
VWL3291 Letter from John Barbirolli to Ralph Vaughan Williams

My dear Ralph,

I have been wanting to write ever since we spent that wonderful day with No 8, but we have had a continuous run...

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