Ned Rorem in New York City - 21 January, 1989

from Lies: A Diary 1986-1999, page 147:

To the Met to see - I mean hear - Jessye Norman in Erwartung and Bluebeard in a shoddy pretentious production.

cite as

Ned Rorem, Lies: A Diary 1986-1999 (New York, 2002), p. 147. https://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1437388931066 accessed: 26 October, 2021

location of experience: New York City

Listeners

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

Listening to

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Erwartung
written by Arnold Schoenberg
performed by Jessye Norman
Bluebeard's Castle
written by Béla Bartók
performed by Jessye Norman

Experience Information

Date/Time 21 January, 1989
Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others, indoors, in public

Originally submitted by pashworth on Mon, 20 Jul 2015 11:42:11 +0100
Approved on Tue, 02 Feb 2016 13:56:15 +0000