Ned Rorem in New York - June, 1958

from The New York Diary: New York Spring-Summer, 1958, page 321:

Last night we saw The Goddess, for which Virgil's music is a flaw. His defences are more brilliant than what he defends.
cite as

Ned Rorem, The New York Diary: New York Spring-Summer, 1958. In The Paris Diary and The New York Diary 1951-1961 (New York, 1998), p. 321. https://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1398195333805 accessed: 27 September, 2021

location of experience: New York

Listeners

Ned Rorem
Critic, essayist, Composer, Diarist […]
1923-

Listening to

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film music for 'The Goddess'
written by Virgil Thomson

Experience Information

Date/Time June, 1958
Medium playback
Listening Environment in the company of others, indoors, in public

Notes

The music was heard as part of a film.


Originally submitted by iepearson on Tue, 22 Apr 2014 20:35:33 +0100