Performance review

Showing 51 - 60 of 77 items.
Letter No. Title Transcribed text Datesort ascending
VWL807 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Hubert Foss (OUP)

Dear Foss

I certainly think it is time that they paid a little more for “Job” - it is apparently now even getting to the ears of the “Daily...

19351019
VWL4610 Letter from Patrick Hadley and Henry Balfour Gardiner to Ralph Vaughan Williams

That was a great occasion the other evening - one of the more important events that have occurred during my lifetime. The hall seemed to be...

19350412
VWL3841 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Grace Williams

Dearest Grace
My pupils never satisfy me - just as I never satisfy myself - & I listen to their works with the almost...

1935----
VWL3840 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Grace Williams

Dearest Grace
I ought to have written long ago. I listened in - I liked the slow & finale best - I didn't get going with the 1st...

1935----
VWL1232 Letter from Steuart Wilson to Ralph Vaughan Williams

My dear Ralph,

I didn’t have time to discuss with you how marvellous the choirs were in Gerontius.1  I think it was the best...

19340402
VWL1087 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Harriet Cohen

Dearest Harriet

Thankyou once again 1000 times - You were lovely to listen to & to look at - I know what I want to do with the old tune...

19330824
VWL1234 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Adrian Boult

Dear Adrian

Thank you very much for a most beautiful and moving performance last Sunday - quite frankly I was rather dreading it because I...

19330408
VWL1043 Letter from Adeline Vaughan Williams to Cordelia Curle

Belov Boo

R came back all the better - he was here soon after 10.30 - What a night of rain - and how I wish he had seen you - he was in 1st...

19330201
VWL4036 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to L.W. Wale

Dear Mr. Wale,
I am delighted to do my best - I have sent a short notice to Miss Ault direct as you ask.1
Yours sincerely...

19311022
VWL4035 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams for the Coldharbour parish magazine

I thought that the singing of the choir was very good, both in quality of tone and in the style of singing. This proves the excellence of Miss...

19311022

Pages

Subscribe to Performance review