Ned Rorem in USA - 13 May, 1989

from Lies: A Diary 1986-1999, page 159:

...overwrought, is Jay Riese's setting of Whitman (incongruously for a female voice - the poet is not all-embracing, and his mention of women always seems patronizing), though professional.

cite as

Ned Rorem, Lies: A Diary 1986-1999 (New York, 2002), p. 159. accessed: 14 June, 2024

location of experience: USA


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

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music by Jay Riese
written by Jay Riese

Experience Information

Date/Time 13 May, 1989
Medium playback
Listening Environment in private, indoors, solitary

Originally submitted by pashworth on Tue, 21 Jul 2015 09:28:57 +0100
Approved on Tue, 02 Feb 2016 14:01:33 +0000