8Ralph Vaughan Williams Quotes

English Composer born on October 12, 1872, died on August 26, 1958

Ralph Vaughan Williams OM was an English composer. His works include operas, ballets, chamber music, secular and religious vocal pieces and orchestral compositions including nine symphonies, written over nearly fifty years. Strongly influenced by Tudor music and English folk-song, his output marked a decisive break in British music from its German-dominated style of the 19th century... (source)

I don't know whether I like it, but it is what I meant. view quote

No, it's a Bb. It looks wrong and it sounds wrong, but it's right. view quote

But in the next world I shan't be doing music, with all the striving and disappointments. I shall be being it. view quote

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