Rock's Backpages Library Rock's Backpages

Judy Collins: Living

Ellen Sander, Saturday Review, 27 November 1971

NO ONE would argue that Wildflowers and In My Life are classic albums; sheer, strong marriages of new art music and new classicism, ambitious and successful interpretations of some of the best contemporary material available, by an artist who brought the times around to her visions with those albums. Living, Judy Collins's newest album (Elektra stereo, EKS-75014, $5.98; 8-track, ET85014, $6.98; cassette, TC-55014, $6.98), is her most elegant since Wildflowers and In My Life, and in very different ways it approaches and surpasses both of them.

Total word count of piece: 778

Subscribe

Becoming a member is easy. Membership gives you access to all the thousands of articles in the library.

Click here to go to Subscribe page.

Click here for academic and other group subscriptions.

Login


Login via your library

If your local library has signed up with Rock's Backpages, please enter your card number below: