Ned Rorem in New York City - 10 December, 1967

from The Later Diaries of Ned Rorem 1961-1972, page 242:

Sermon by me yesterday, and concert of songs (including Mourning Scene for voice and string quartet) with Adele Addison at 6 P.M. at William Glenesk's Spencer Memorial Church, Brooklyn Heights. Get tourist card at Consul of Mexico. (Board of Health stamp.) Appointment with Dr. S. psychoanalyst, at 3:45. (The waiting room screeched with Muzak.) Taken by Maggie Paley to Drue Heinz' impressive reception for Paris Review, then to concert featuring Maggie's cousin, Alan Leichtling at Juilliard.

cite as

The Later Diaries of Ned Rorem 1961-1972 (San Francisco, ), p. 242. accessed: 16 April, 2024

location of experience: New York City


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

Listening to

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'Mourning Scene'
written by Ned Rorem
performed by Adele Addison
unspecified muzak
written by Alan Leichtling

Experience Information

Date/Time 10 December, 1967
Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others, in private, indoors, in public

Originally submitted by iepearson on Mon, 12 Jan 2015 21:21:23 +0000
Approved on Sun, 20 Dec 2015 14:21:42 +0000