Ned Rorem in Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts - 23 April, 1978

from The Nantucket Diary of Ned Rorem 1973-1985, page 10:

Offended by the piano playing for Dances at a Gathering, Eugene remarks, "Imagine how it would have been with Rubinstein - although with Rubinstein we wouldn't need any ballet."

cite as

Ned Rorem, The Nantucket Diary of Ned Rorem 1973-1985, volume 2 (San Francisco, 1987), p. 10. https://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1433336782859 accessed: 1 December, 2021

location of experience: Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts

Listeners

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

Listening to

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Dances at a Gathering
written by Chopin
performed by New York City Ballet

Experience Information

Date/Time 23 April, 1978
Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others, indoors, in public

Notes

Dances at a Gathering - ballet choreographed by Jerome Robbins at NYCB, to piano music by Chopin.


Originally submitted by pashworth on Wed, 03 Jun 2015 14:06:23 +0100
Approved on Wed, 13 Jan 2016 09:23:31 +0000