Dance Chronicle. 2000, Vol. 23 Issue 3, p263-273. 11p. 1 Black and White Photograph.
Presents the correspondence describing the relationship between Jerome Robbins to Ned Rorem. Intention of collaborating on a ballet; Remarks clarifying references to the letters; Reasons for the attraction; Details on the letters.
Opera News. Aug2005, Vol. 70 Issue 2, p43-45. 4p. 1 Color Photograph, 2 Black and White Photographs.
OPERAS, DRAMA, and MOTION pictures
Focuses on the opera "Our Town" by Ned Rorem which was based on the class U.S. drama of playwright Thornton Wilder. Efforts of librettist J. D. McClatchy to make the play into an opera; Information on the motion picture version of "Old Town"; Effect of the opera "Miss Julie" on Rorem.
Presents an interview with writer/composer Ned Rorem. Influence of Quaker upbringing; Career as a diarist; Views on diary writing; Major books written including "The Paris Diary"; Literary style and technique; Influences; Life experiences.
Choir & Organ. Dec95, Vol. 3 Issue 6, p11. 3p. 1 Black and White Photograph.
ROREM, Ned, 1923-
Features an interview with senior American composer and writer Ned Rorem. Memories with Leo Sowerby who studied harmony with Rorem as a teenager; Feelings about the organ and choral music; Approach to organ as a composer.