Ned Rorem in Munich - early , month unknown, 1954

from Lies: A Diary 1986-1999, page 118:

I recall hearing the St Matthew Passion, live, only twice before: first Bruno Walter in Carnegie Hall; then in Munich, February or March of 1954, Peter Pears as the Evangelist.

cite as

Ned Rorem, Lies: A Diary 1986-1999 (New York, 2002), p. 118. accessed: 29 September, 2023

location of experience: Munich


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

Listening to

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Saint Matthew Passion
written by Bach
performed by Peter Pears

Experience Information

Date/Time early , month unknown, 1954
Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others, indoors, in public

Originally submitted by pashworth on Mon, 13 Jul 2015 22:27:34 +0100
Approved on Tue, 02 Feb 2016 12:14:00 +0000