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Ned Rorem discusses his career as a composer and his memoir "An Absolute Gift"

BROADCAST: Nov. 20, 1980 | DURATION: 00:40:33

Synopsis

Studs interviews Ned Rorem about his work and book "An Absolute Gift." Rorem discusses his work and how his Quaker background has influenced his work. He reflects on poets and other composers. Rorem shares the people and events that have influenced him and the arts. The musical recordings are not included in this edited version of the original.