Ned Rorem in New York - 20 September, 1981

from The Nantucket Diary of Ned Rorem 1973-1985, page 330:

Roger Englander stopped by for an early snack, then to the Bernstein-conducts-Stravinsky concert. Bowled over by Lenny's and Michael Tilson Thomas's four-hand rendition of Sacre, the very epitome of glamour, yet a glamour that didn't interfere with the score's vicious integrity.

cite as

Ned Rorem, The Nantucket Diary of Ned Rorem 1973-1985, volume 2 (San Francisco, 1987), p. 330. https://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1435260775033 accessed: 28 September, 2021

location of experience: New York

Listeners

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

Listening to

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Le Sacre du printemps
written by Igor Stravinksy
performed by Leonard Bernstein, Michael Tilson Thomas

Experience Information

Date/Time 20 September, 1981
Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others, indoors, in public

Originally submitted by pashworth on Thu, 25 Jun 2015 20:32:55 +0100
Approved on Tue, 26 Jan 2016 12:17:16 +0000