Ned Rorem in New York - 3 July, 1987

from Lies: A Diary 1986-1999, page 98:

Annual perusal (quite thorough) of Bruckner's Eighth. From one year to the next I can never recall a note, and I have a good memory; the Symphony always comes to me as something new, if not exactly fresh, and somehow worthless.
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Ned Rorem, Lies: A Diary 1986-1999 (New York, 2002), p. 98. https://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1436453934131 accessed: 27 October, 2021

location of experience: New York

Listeners

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

Listening to

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Eighth Symphony
written by Anton Bruckner

Experience Information

Date/Time 3 July, 1987
Medium playback
Listening Environment in private, indoors, solitary

Originally submitted by pashworth on Thu, 09 Jul 2015 15:58:54 +0100
Approved on Tue, 02 Feb 2016 00:04:33 +0000