The Resource A Ned Rorem reader, Ned Rorem ; foreword by J.D. McClatchy

A Ned Rorem reader, Ned Rorem ; foreword by J.D. McClatchy

Label
A Ned Rorem reader
Title
A Ned Rorem reader
Statement of responsibility
Ned Rorem ; foreword by J.D. McClatchy
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Ned Rorem, composer and writer, is both a gifted memoirist and one of our most acerbic cultural commentators. This anthology of his musings on music, people, and life surveys the full range of his literary achievement and reflects the evolution of his sensibilities."--BOOK JACKET
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1923-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Rorem, Ned
Index
no index present
LC call number
ML60
LC item number
.R78425 2001
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Music
  • Musique
  • Komponist
  • Aufsatzsammlung
  • Musik
  • Music
Label
A Ned Rorem reader, Ned Rorem ; foreword by J.D. McClatchy
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
pt. 1. Diaries and musings. The art of the diary ; Lies: notes on craft ; Becoming a composer ; Jackson Park ; "P" ; New York baths ; Mescaline in the Poconos ; Vocabulary ; Being alone ; Of vanity ; Interlude: on music -- pt. 2. Music matters. Pictures and pieces ; Poetry of music ; The Beatles ; Edith Piaf and Billie Holiday ; Lotte Lenya ; Opera past, present, and future ; Ravel ; Poulenc ; Pelléas et Mélisande ; Carmen ; Bluebeard's castle ; Stravinsky ; Gershwin ; Interlude: notes on death -- pt. 3. Portraits and memorials. Marc Blitzstein ; Martha Graham ; Paul Bowles ; Francis Poulenc ; Virgil Thomson ; Aaron Copland ; Samuel Barber ; Leonard Bernstein ; Franco Zeffirelli ; Frank O'Hara ; Julian Green ; Allen Ginsberg ; Tennessee Williams ; Truman Capote ; Envoi
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xxiv, 287 p.
Isbn
9780300089844
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2001033334
System control number
  • (OCoLC)46791130
  • (OCoLC)ocm46791130
Label
A Ned Rorem reader, Ned Rorem ; foreword by J.D. McClatchy
Publication
Contents
pt. 1. Diaries and musings. The art of the diary ; Lies: notes on craft ; Becoming a composer ; Jackson Park ; "P" ; New York baths ; Mescaline in the Poconos ; Vocabulary ; Being alone ; Of vanity ; Interlude: on music -- pt. 2. Music matters. Pictures and pieces ; Poetry of music ; The Beatles ; Edith Piaf and Billie Holiday ; Lotte Lenya ; Opera past, present, and future ; Ravel ; Poulenc ; Pelléas et Mélisande ; Carmen ; Bluebeard's castle ; Stravinsky ; Gershwin ; Interlude: notes on death -- pt. 3. Portraits and memorials. Marc Blitzstein ; Martha Graham ; Paul Bowles ; Francis Poulenc ; Virgil Thomson ; Aaron Copland ; Samuel Barber ; Leonard Bernstein ; Franco Zeffirelli ; Frank O'Hara ; Julian Green ; Allen Ginsberg ; Tennessee Williams ; Truman Capote ; Envoi
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xxiv, 287 p.
Isbn
9780300089844
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2001033334
System control number
  • (OCoLC)46791130
  • (OCoLC)ocm46791130

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