Welcome to The Vaughan Williams Charitable Trust

promoting greater understanding of the composer Ralph Vaughan Williams and his music

Contact sheet of photographs of Vaughan Williams

Versions of Vaughan Williams

As we approach the 150th anniversary Ceri Owen introduces the composer

RVW and his publishers

Track down your favourite work in our full catalogue of published works

Lark Ascending © Mark Sturton

The Lark at 100

Live performances mark the centenary of RVW’s most enduring work The Lark Ascending

Ursula and Ralph Vaughan Williams

About the Trust

Find out about the VWCT and how to apply for funding

2022 – celebrating the 150th anniversary of the composer

As an artist he deserves a position in our culture of the rank we accord to Shakespeare, Turner, Wren or Dickens.’

The Telegraph