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Ned Rorem

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Composer Ned Rorem and Poet J.D. McClatchy

Wednesday, April 16, 2008

Composer Ned Rorem is best known for his song settings, as well as diaries with barbed observations about prominent musicians. Poet J.D. McClatchy has written eight opera librettos, for such composers as William Schuman and Elliot Goldenthal. Rorem and McClatchy join us in advance of the New York premiere of ...

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Philip Glass on Film

Wednesday, April 16, 2008

The new documentary "Glass: A Portrait of Philip in Twelve Parts" traces a year in the composer's life. Director Scott Hicks talks about making the film. Also: Composer Ned Rorem and poet J.D. McClatchy on "Our Town," their opera based on the Thornton Wilder classic. Plus, Soundcheck's CD Picks of ...

Rex Wilder Chorus Town Hall Concert

Monday, March 27, 1950

This episode is from the WNYC archives. It may contain language which is no longer politically or socially appropriate.

Rex Wilder Chorus and the Chamber Orchestra under the direction of Daniel Saidenberg perform works by Ned Rorem, Ethel Glenn Hier, Burrill Phillips, John Duke, Cecil Dargetty, and Samuel Barber.

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The Music of Ned Rorem

Tuesday, February 19, 1946

This episode is from the WNYC archives. It may contain language which is no longer politically or socially appropriate.

Program # 112. Janet Lauren, soprano; Leslie Oaks, flutist; Ellen Greenberg, violinist; Announcer presents brief biography of the 21-year-old Rorem. Performance of suite of three pieces entitled Hades, Noon, Spring; Four ...

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