Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Michael Kennedy

Letter No.: 
VWL2690
June 9th [1953]

From R. Vaughan Williams,
The White Gates,
Westcott Road,
Dorking.

Dear Michael

We are coming to Manchester (Grand1) on 14th – but I believe we are bound to the Barbirolli’s for the evening if they want us – however we must meet you two somehow
I hope you did not watch the Television – it had nothing to do with what Ursula devised.
Yrs
RVW
Love to Eslyn


1.  i.e. Grand Hotel.
2.  A reference to the televised performance of The Bridal Day (Catalogue of Works 1938/6).

Location of original letter:

Shelfmark of original letter: 
MS Mus. 159, ff.19-20
General notes: 

Year date taken from postmark.
UVW also wrote to Kennedy on 12 June - see British Library MS Mus. 159, ff.21-22.

Format: 
Letter
Original database number: 
530609