Letters 105–113 (December 1950–November 1952)

Authored by: Sophie Fuller , Jenny Doctor

Music, Life, and Changing Times

Print publication date:  October  2019
Online publication date:  July  2019

Print ISBN: 9780367244712
eBook ISBN: 9780429352720
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Over the next two years, Williams continued to make her living through various ‘jobs’, such as writing music for film and arranging folk songs for radio broadcasts. Both women continued to have their large-scale works performed on various BBC radio stations. New music by Maconchy that premiered during this period included her Nocturne for orchestra (1950–51) and her String Quartet no. 6 (1950–51).

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