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Ralph Vaughan Williams

Ralph Vaughan Williams has been played over 10 times on NTS, first on 12 June 2016. Ralph Vaughan Williams's music has been featured on 11 episodes.

Ralph Vaughan Williams, OM (1872–1958) was an influential English composer.

Vaughan Williams was born on 12th October 1872 in Down Ampney, a village in the Cotswolds. After attending Charterhouse School and Trinity College, Cambridge, he became a student at the Royal College of Music; he later studied with Max Bruch in Berlin and Maurice Ravel in Paris.

He served as a lieutenant in World War I, having volunteered for the Field Ambulance Service; the appalling carnage affected him deeply, as…

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MOST PLAYED TRACKS
The Lark Ascending
Sir Adrian Boult, Vaughan Williams
His Master's Voice1967
The Lark Ascending
Sir Adrian Boult, Vaughan WilliamsHis Master's Voice1967
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Magnificat And Nunc Dimittis
The Choir Of St John's College, Cambridge, George Guest, Bairstow, Britten, Howells, Ireland, Orr, Tippett, Vaughan Williams, Walton
Argo1963
Magnificat And Nunc Dimittis
The Choir Of St John's College, Cambridge, George Guest, Bairstow, Britten, Howells, Ireland, Orr, Tippett, Vaughan Williams, WaltonArgo1963
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The Captain's Apprentice
Vaughan Williams
EMI Classics2008
The Captain's Apprentice
Vaughan WilliamsEMI Classics2008
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A Spotless Rose
Britten, Howells, Joubert, Vaughan Williams, Warlock, Westminster Abbey Choir, Douglas Guest, Simon Preston
His Master's Voice1967
A Spotless Rose
Britten, Howells, Joubert, Vaughan Williams, Warlock, Westminster Abbey Choir, Douglas Guest, Simon PrestonHis Master's Voice1967
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Serenade To Music
Vaughan Williams, Sir Adrian Boult, London Philharmonic, New Philharmonia Orchestra
His Master's Voice0
Serenade To Music
Vaughan Williams, Sir Adrian Boult, London Philharmonic, New Philharmonia OrchestraHis Master's Voice0
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The Lark Ascending
Ralph Vaughan Williams
Parlophone Odeon0
The Lark Ascending
Ralph Vaughan WilliamsParlophone Odeon0
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Fantasia On Christmas Carols
Vaughan Williams, Dame Janet Baker, Richard Lewis, John Shirley-Quirk, The Bach Choir, Choristers Of Westminster Abbey, London Symphony Orchestra, Sir David Willcocks, John Barrow, Choir Of Guildford Cathedral, Barry Rose
EMI Studio DRM1988
Fantasia On Christmas Carols
Vaughan Williams, Dame Janet Baker, Richard Lewis, John Shirley-Quirk, The Bach Choir, Choristers Of Westminster Abbey, London Symphony Orchestra, Sir David Willcocks, John Barrow, Choir Of Guildford Cathedral, Barry RoseEMI Studio DRM1988
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Toward The Unknown Region
Vaughan Williams, Walton, Choir Of Winchester Cathedral, Waynflete Singers, Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra, David Hill
Argo1992
Toward The Unknown Region
Vaughan Williams, Walton, Choir Of Winchester Cathedral, Waynflete Singers, Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra, David HillArgo1992
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