Letter from Ursula Vaughan Williams to Michael Kennedy

Letter No.: 
VWL3223
[13th November 1955]

S.O.S.
Who is conducting at Bradford on 24th?1
Who is conducting at the other place on 24th?
We shd send telegrams & have forgotten wh. is Melville Cook’s job2  - & who the other chap is?
Recipe for walnut cake to follow
Love from us both

U.

Thank you for the cutting - & letter & all news. specially J.S. beard!3 


1. David Willcocks and the Bradford Festival Choral Society w ere giving a performance of Hodie.
2. Melville Cook - organist and choral conductor. At this time he was organist at Leeds Parish Church and presumably involved in the perofrmances. He became organist at Hereford Cathedral in succession to Meredith Davies in December 1956.
3. John South (see VWL3227) had grown a beard.

Location of original letter:

Shelfmark of original letter: 
MS Mus. 159, f.92
General notes: 

Date taken from postmark.

Format: 
Postcard
Original database number: 
551113a