Ned Rorem in London - 13 May, 1978

from The Nantucket Diary of Ned Rorem 1973-1985, page 208:

The very young Simon Rattle conducted a contemporary program, including a drab version of Messiaen's Oiseaux exotiques.

cite as

Ned Rorem, The Nantucket Diary of Ned Rorem 1973-1985, volume 2 (San Francisco, 1987), p. 208. accessed: 27 January, 2022

location of experience: London


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

Listening to

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Oiseaux Exotiques
written by Olivier Messiaen
performed by Simon Rattle

Experience Information

Date/Time 13 May, 1978
Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others, indoors, in public

Originally submitted by pashworth on Wed, 10 Jun 2015 23:12:32 +0100
Approved on Thu, 21 Jan 2016 01:16:43 +0000