Chamber and Instrumental

Ralph Vaughan Williams’s compositions are divided between a number of publishing houses. Click on the UK publisher name for more information about each work. To contact each publisher about worldwide salesrental, licencing or copying please go to our publishers’ page.

Along the Fieldtext by Housmanvoice and violin19'OUP Archive
Birthday GiftsThree Short Pieces for pianopianoStainer
Call, Thefrom 5 Mystical Songs arr. Byardorgan2'25"Stainer
Cavatina from Symphony no. 8strings9'OUP Archive
Charterhouse Suite, Thearr. Roperwind quintet18'Stainer
Charterhouse Suite, Thesuite of six short piecespiano15'Stainer
Concerto for Bass Tuba ed. Haresolo tuba and wind band14'OUP
Concerto for Bass Tuba ed. Matthewssolo tuba and piano14'OUP
Dark PastoralDavid Matthews based on a fragment from RVW's Cello Concerto cello or viola and piano11'Faber
England’s Pleasant Land two movements from a Masque ed. HortonSATB and military band/concert band8'Band Music PDF
English Folk Song Suitearr. Morrisorgan10'B&H
English Folk Song Suitearr. Mullinerpiano10'B&H
Fantasia on a Theme by Thomas Tallisarr. Jacobsontwo pianos14'Faber *
Fantasia on Greensleevesarr. Forbesviola or cello, and piano4'30"OUP
Fantasia on Greensleevesarr. Mullinarviolin and piano4'30"OUP
Fantasia on Greensleevesarr. Forbescello and piano4'30"OUP Archive
Fantasia on Greensleevesarr. Fosspiano duet4'30"OUP
Fantasia on Greensleevesarr. Fosstwo pianos4'30"OUP Archive
Fantasia on Greensleevespiano4'30"OUP Archive
Fantasia on Sussex Folk Tunesed. Lloyd Webber and Lenehancello or viola and piano15'OUP
Flourisharr. Douglasbrass band2'OUP
Flourishwind band 2'OUP
Greensleevesarr. Franktreble recorder(s) and pianoOUP Archive
Greensleevesarr. Roperorgan3'OUP Archive
Greensleeves arr. QuineguitarOUP Archive
He That Is Down Need Fear No Fallarr. Judge soprano or baritone soloist, SATB, obbligato flute, oboe, or organ1'30"'OUP
He That Is Down Need Fear No Fallunison voices and piano, and opt. recorder/flute/clarinet1'30"'OUP
Household MusicThree Preludes on Welsh Hymn Tunes string quartet or alternative instruments, and horn ad lib17'OUP
Hymn Tune Prelude on Song 13piano or organ3'30"'OUP
Introduction and Fugue for Two Pianofortestwo pianos17'22"OUP Archive
Lake in the Mountains, Thepiano4'OUP Archive
Lark Ascending, Thearr. Gerigkstring quartet16'OUP
Lark Ascending, Thearr. Gerigkstring sextet 16'OUP
Lark Ascending, Thearr Draytonsolo violin and SATB choir16'OUP
Little Piano Book, A6 pieces for intermediate pianistspianoOUP
Magnificatalto/mezzo-soprano solo, SA choir, and full orchestra /chamber orchestra/flute and piano12'OUP
Merciless BeautyThree Rondelshigh voice and string trio or piano8'Faber
Nocturne and Scherzo (1906) and Scherzo (1904)string quintet17'Faber
O How AmiableSATB and organ/brass, percussion, and organ/strings and organ5'OUP
O Little Town of Bethlehemfrom Carols for Choirs ed. WillcocksSATB, brass quintet 6'OUP
Old Hundredth Psalm Tune, Thearr. HazellSATB and brass ensemble6'OUP
Old Hundredth Psalm Tune, Thearr. DouglasSATB and reduced orchestra or brass (various combinations)6'OUP
On Wenlock Edgetexts by Housmantenor and piano, optional string quartet23'B&H
Phantasy Quintet2 violins, 2 violas, cello15'Stainer
Piano Quintet in C minorviolin, viola, cello, double bass and piano30'Faber
Prelude and Fugue in C minororgan10'OUP Archive
Prelude on Rhosymedrefrom Three Preludes Founded on Welsh Hymn Tunes arr. Clarkfour recorders4'40"Stainer
Prelude on Rhosymedrefrom Three Preludes Founded on Welsh Hymn Tunes arr. Hadfieldpiano duet4'40"Stainer
Prelude on Rhosymedrefrom Three Preludes Founded on Welsh Hymn Tunes arr. Kellypiano4'40"Stainer
Quintet in D majorclarinet, horn, violin, cello and piano25'Faber
Romance and Pastoraleviolin and piano8'Faber
Romance for Viola and Pianoed. Shore and Grittonviola and piano6'30"'OUP
Romance in D flat for Harmonica harmonica and piano6'OUP Archive
Romanza from Concerto for Tuba solo euphonium and piano5'10"OUP Archive
Running Set, Thearr. Lasker and Biddertwo pianos6'30"OUP Archive
Scherzo (1904)string quintet6'Faber
Scherzo alla Marciasecond movement from Symphony No. 8wind ensemble4'OUP
Sine NomineSATB choir and brass ensemble6'OUP
Six Studies in English Folk Songoriginal versioncello and piano (with alternate versions for various solo instruments)9'Stainer
Six Studies in English Folk Songsolo instrument (various) and piano9'Stainer
Sonata in A minor violin and piano27'OUP Archive
String Quartet in A minorstring quartet20'OUP
String Quartet in C minorstring quartet25'Faber
String Quartet in G minorstring quartet28'Faber
Suite for Pipesdescant, treble, tenor, and bass recorders11'Recorder Mail
Symphony No. 2A London Symphony arr. A Jacobpiano duet46'Stainer
Symphony No. 2A London Symphony arr. Laskerpiano46'Stainer
Ten Blake Songsvoice and oboe19'OUP
Three Christmas Tunesarr. Douglasbrass quartetOUP Archive
Three Preludes Founded on Welsh Hymn Tunesarr. Russelltwo pianos12'Stainer
Three Preludes Founded on Welsh Hymn Tunesorgan12'Stainer
Three Short Pieces from The Charterhouse Suite arr. KempguitarStainer
Three Songs from The House of Lifearr. Johnstonevoice, harp and strings12'Wise
Three Vocalisessoprano and B-flat clarinet5'OUP
Two Hymn-Tune Preludesarr. Sumsion OUP Archive
Variations on Aberystwyth arr. ByardorganOUP Archive
Vaughan Williams Organ Album, AorganOUP
Vaughan Williams Organ Anthology, Afour pieces arr. LeyorganStainer
Sonata for Horn and PianoReconstructed by Martin Yateshorn and piano18'B&H