Letter from Ursula Vaughan Williams to Michael Kennedy

Letter No.: 
VWL3287
[12 June 1958]

MRS. R. VAUGHAN WILLIAMS, 10 HANOVER TERRACE, LONDON, N.W.1

Gil is delighted!1  All well – lovely night out at Cambridge on Sunday to hear Paddy’s2 new piece, Tristan on Mon, Henry VIII yesterday - & tomorrow we go off for 2 days sightseeing in Lincolnshire!  R. splendid.  Opera coming along3 & roses begining3 – weather, like yours foul.
Will write, but house full & Edna away!
All love

Ursula


1.  Gilmour Jenkins had been sent a photograph of himself by Michael Kennedy.  See British Library MS Mus. 159, f.229, for his letter (13 June), to Michael Kennedy.
2.  Patrick Hadley (1899-1973), English composer.  The piece was Connemara – see RVW, p. 395.
3.  Thomas the Rhymer, which remained unfinished at his death.

Subjects:

Location of original letter:

Shelfmark of original letter: 
MS Mus. 159, f.228
General notes: 

Date taken from postmark.

Format: 
Postcard
Original database number: 
580612