Ned Rorem - 21 May, 1988

from Lies: A Diary 1986-1999, page 121:

I always heard "The Londonderry Air" as "The London Derrière".

cite as

Ned Rorem, Lies: A Diary 1986-1999 (New York, 2002), p. 121. https://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1436823854520 accessed: 18 September, 2021

Listeners

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

Listening to

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The Londonderry Air
written by Trad.

Experience Information

Date/Time 21 May, 1988
Medium broadcast, live, playback
Listening Environment in private, indoors, solitary

Originally submitted by pashworth on Mon, 13 Jul 2015 22:44:14 +0100
Approved on Tue, 02 Feb 2016 12:19:49 +0000