Ned Rorem - 28 January, 1973

from The Nantucket Diary of Ned Rorem 1973-1985, page 2:

JH's Chapel Concert of Satie and Britten, including his arrangement for organ of La Messe des pauvres. Landoswka, when asked, "Who's the best after you?" answered, "Denise Restout, of course." I reply to that question, "Jim Holmes, of course."
cite as

Ned Rorem, The Nantucket Diary of Ned Rorem 1973-1985, volume 2 (San Francisco, 1987), p. 2. accessed: 4 July, 2022


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

Listening to

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La Messe des pauvres
written by Erik Satie
performed by James Holmes

Experience Information

Date/Time 28 January, 1973
Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others, indoors, in public

Originally submitted by pashworth on Mon, 02 Feb 2015 12:41:56 +0000