Ned Rorem in New York City - 26 November, 1989

from Lies: A Diary 1986-1999, page 181:

His [James Holmes] tapes of, nevertheless, good performances this morn at church of Handel and Palestrina. L'esprit du choeur is thrilling. He is loved. 

cite as

Ned Rorem, Lies: A Diary 1986-1999 (New York, 2002), p. 181. accessed: 25 June, 2024

location of experience: New York City


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

Listening to

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music by Handel
written by George Frideric Handel
performed by James Holmes
music by Palestrina
written by Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina
performed by James Holmes

Experience Information

Date/Time 26 November, 1989
Medium playback
Listening Environment in the company of others, indoors, in public

Originally submitted by pashworth on Wed, 22 Jul 2015 11:04:51 +0100
Approved on Tue, 02 Feb 2016 14:26:55 +0000