Description: Ned Rorem (1923- ), American composer, diarist, and Pulitzer Prize winner, has signed in red ink on the title page of the score for his 1985 work String Symphony: "To Peter Kermani with pleasure Ned Rorem '86". Side stapled wraps published by Boosey & Hawkes, New York, 1985, 10 1/2" x 6 3/4". The String Symphony was commissioned by and first performed October 31, November 1 & 2 1985 by the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra conducted by Robert Shaw.
Rorem is one of America's most renowned and prolific composers of art song and has made enormous contributions not only to that genre, but to all forms of American musical life. Rorem won the Pulitzer Prize for music in 1976, recognizing his suite Air Music: Ten Études of Orchestra. Item #A00359.
Condition: As new condition.