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Williams, Ralph Vaughan (1872-1958) composer

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The summary includes a brief description of the collection(s) (usually including the covering dates of the collection), the name of the archive where they are held, and reference information to help you find the collection.

Places:
  • Down Ampney, Gloucestershire
Biography: ODNB link for Williams, Ralph Vaughan (1872-1958) composer
Name authority reference: GB/NNAF/P137018 (Former ISAAR ref: GB/NNAF/P29218 )
Online related resources Bibliography of British and Irish History link for Ralph Vaughan Williams
Collections
  Description Held by Reference Further information
1
c1878-1958: corresp, musical MSS, collections and papers
British Library, Music Collections
2
c1872-1959: musical MSS and papers
British Library, Music Collections
3
c1872-1974: corresp, musical MSS and papers
British Library, Music Collections
4
1895-56: letters to GE Moore
Cambridge University Library: Department of Manuscripts and University Archives
NRA 38845
5
1895-1979: music MSS, corresp, misc papers
British Library, Music Collections
See Annual Return 2002
6
1899-1957: letters
British Library, Manuscript Collections
7
20th cent: music MSS
British Library, Music Collections
8
1901-1902: MS of Heroic Elegy and Triumphal Epilogue
Yale University Libraries: Beinecke Library
NRA 18661 Osborn coll
9
c1903-33: letters from GT Holst
British Library, Music Collections
10
1908-1919: letters from Maurice Ravel
British Library, Manuscript Collections
11
1910-51: letters to EJ Dent
Cambridge University: King's College Archive Centre
NRA 44130
12
1911-49: letters to Gilbert Murray
Oxford University: Bodleian Library, Special Collections
NRA 16865
13
1914-72: corresp and papers collected by Dr William Cole, conductor of the Leith Hill Musical Festival
Surrey History Centre
See Annual Return 2006
14
c1918-58: letters to Sir AC Boult
British Library, Music Collections
15
c1924-1925: MS of Concerto Academico
British Library, Music Collections
16
1926-48: letters to Sir Ivor Atkins
British Library, Music Collections
17
1929-58: corresp with Rutland Boughton
British Library, Music Collections
18
1932-55: letters to Katharine Thomson and her mother Jessie Stewart
British Library, Music Collections
19
1935-57: letters from the Society of Authors
British Library, Manuscript Collections
20
1938-58: letters to Sir H J and Lady Jessie Wood
British Library, Music Collections
21
1942-58: letters to Roy Douglas
British Library, Music Collections
22
1947, 1953: letters concerning anthem 'The Souls of the Righteous' 1947; photocopied letters to William McKie concerning 1953 coronation music.
Westminster Abbey Library and Muniment Room
23
c1951-1958: letters to D Wallis
British Library, Manuscript Collections
24
c1957-1958: corresp with Herbert Sumsion, composer
British Library, Music Collections
See Annual Return 2005, 2007
25
manuscripts
Royal Academy of Music Library
See ASLIB Directory of Literary and Historical Collections 1993