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Los Angeles Times
Bowl concert plays as an elegy to James Horner, and an ode to composers of movie musicsuffer from lack of recognition as "serious" composers. Bernard Herrmann biogr
Bowl concert plays as an elegy to James Horner, and an ode to composers of movie music
Los Angeles Times / Posted 20 hours ago
suffer from lack of recognition as "serious" composers. Bernard Herrmann biographer Steven C. Smith called it his "demon." Leonard Bernstein lamented that audiences would always know him for "West Side Story" rather than for more profound works,... Read more
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J Weekly
He’s the ‘Life of the Party’ — and the fun began at shulcourse it would be good, because he too was a Jew.” Lippa says Sondheim and an
He’s the ‘Life of the Party’ — and the fun began at shul
J Weekly / Posted yesterday
course it would be good, because he too was a Jew.” Lippa says Sondheim and another 20th-century musical titan, composer Leonard Bernstein, influenced his career because they both showed and preached that there were no limits to the subjects for... Read more
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KECI Missoula
August 25game show "Let's Make a Deal," is born Monte Halparin in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Ca
August 25
KECI Missoula / Posted 2 days ago
game show "Let's Make a Deal," is born Monte Halparin in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada. 1918: Composer, conductor and pianist Leonard Bernstein is born in Lawrence, Massachusetts. His fame derived from his long tenure as the music director of the New... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
August 25game show "Let's Make a Deal," is born Monte Halparin in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Ca
August 25
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 2 days ago
game show "Let's Make a Deal," is born Monte Halparin in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada. 1918: Composer, conductor and pianist Leonard Bernstein is born in Lawrence, Massachusetts. His fame derived from his long tenure as the music director of the New... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
August 25game show "Let's Make a Deal," is born Monte Halparin in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Ca
August 25
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 2 days ago
game show "Let's Make a Deal," is born Monte Halparin in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada. 1918: Composer, conductor and pianist Leonard Bernstein is born in Lawrence, Massachusetts. His fame derived from his long tenure as the music director of the New... Read more
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Daily Record
Score $20 off-Broadway ticketsStages, drunkshakespeare.com "Frankenstein the Musical," The Players Theatre,
Score $20 off-Broadway tickets
Daily Record / Posted 3 days ago
Stages, drunkshakespeare.com "Frankenstein the Musical," The Players Theatre, monsteroffbroadway.com "Hershey Felder as Leonard Bernstein in MAESTRO," 59E59 Theaters, 59e59.org "How To Be An American," York Theatre Company,... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
The ghost of Leonard Bernstein, onscreen and onstage in Hershey Felder's 'Maestro'Leonard Bernstein is on the video screen, lecturing on the art of conducting wh
The ghost of Leonard Bernstein, onscreen and onstage in Hershey Felder's 'Maestro'
Los Angeles Times / Posted 7 days ago
Leonard Bernstein is on the video screen, lecturing on the art of conducting while the audience files in for “Hershey Felder as Leonard Bernstein in Maestro” at the Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts. Bernstein, the longtime conductor... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
‘Imperium’ Review: Daniel Radcliffe Fights the (White) Poweractivist who conceals his leanings beneath a veneer of traditional family value
‘Imperium’ Review: Daniel Radcliffe Fights the (White) Power
Houston Chronicle / Posted 8 days ago
activist who conceals his leanings beneath a veneer of traditional family values and community standing. He listens to Leonard Bernstein even as he spews his own racist hate, which is more effective for being more softly-pitched than loutish... Read more
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Beverly Hills Courier
George Christy Talks About Leonard Bernstein, Maestro, Hershey Felder, The Wallis and More!So welcome to The Wallis … and Hershey Felder in concert honoring the glory and
George Christy Talks About Leonard Bernstein, Maestro, Hershey Felder, The Wallis and More!
Beverly Hills Courier / Posted 8 days ago
So welcome to The Wallis … and Hershey Felder in concert honoring the glory and genius of Leonard Bernstein. Yes, you, dear Lenny, in Maestro! In the blue-violet light of early evening, the culturati of Beverly Hills schmoozed while dining on Good... Read more
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Rutland Herald
Opera Review: Dreamlike take on ‘Orpheus and Euridice’is a 60-minute song cycle for soprano, clarinet and accompaniment, sounding ver
Opera Review: Dreamlike take on ‘Orpheus and Euridice’
Rutland Herald / Posted 15 days ago
is a 60-minute song cycle for soprano, clarinet and accompaniment, sounding very much like the music of American composer Leonard Bernstein. But it was written to be dramatized, with the soprano as Euridice and the clarinet as Orpheus. And it... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Sydney designer’s star commissionphotographed by Kelly Prizel.media_cameraGina Mastio in her studio. She’s the
Sydney designer’s star commission
Daily Telegraph / Posted 15 days ago
photographed by Kelly Prizel.media_cameraGina Mastio in her studio. She’s the granddaughter of West Side Story composer Leonard Bernstein, and found Mrs Mastio online. She was commissioned to craft the special frock from silk and other natural... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Three masters of American music celebrated at Grant Park, Raviniachampioned by Serge Koussevitzky during his tenure at the Boston Symphony Orche
Three masters of American music celebrated at Grant Park, Ravinia
Chicago Tribune / Posted 15 days ago
championed by Serge Koussevitzky during his tenure at the Boston Symphony Orchestra. And Koussevitzky mentored the young Leonard Bernstein, who studied composition with Piston at Harvard. As it happened, Bernstein was represented on conductor... Read more
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New York Post
‘Bad Company’ drummer looks to snare Dakota padinclude Yoko Ono, while past residents include the late Lauren Bacall, Lillian
‘Bad Company’ drummer looks to snare Dakota pad
New York Post / Posted 16 days ago
include Yoko Ono, while past residents include the late Lauren Bacall, Lillian Gish, Judy Garland, Rosemary Clooney, Leonard Bernstein, Rudolf Nureyev, Boris Karloff and Gilda Radner. This top-floor unit has striking prewar details,... Read more
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Ventura County Star
Yoga class, painting demo and more events are on tapthe orchestra. The orchestra will play a variety of music such as movie themes
Yoga class, painting demo and more events are on tap
Ventura County Star / Posted 18 days ago
the orchestra. The orchestra will play a variety of music such as movie themes, jazz, and music of George Gershwin and Leonard Bernstein. The public can attend the rehearsal for free. Young music students are welcome to attend. To apply to... Read more
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KERA North Texas
A Parting Gift — With Legs — For Marin Alsop At The Cabrillo Festival100 years! When they're alive and well, discovering the inspiration and narrati
A Parting Gift — With Legs — For Marin Alsop At The Cabrillo Festival
KERA North Texas / Posted 21 days ago
100 years! When they're alive and well, discovering the inspiration and narrative behind the piece is truly exhilarating. Leonard Bernstein, my teacher, spoke to me often about the narrative of pieces and I am committed to finding that story for... Read more
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The Source Weekly
Mozart in the Desertworks with exciting guest artists like Thomas Lauderdale, and some lesser known
Mozart in the Desert
The Source Weekly / Posted 23 days ago
works with exciting guest artists like Thomas Lauderdale, and some lesser known works by living composers. My mentor, Leonard Bernstein, viewed education as an integral part of what every musician does. We help people develop a love for the... Read more
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Vail Daily
Get UpClose with Vail International Dance Festival’s Damian Woetzelcreated the UpClose series in his first season as director a decade ago, inspir
Get UpClose with Vail International Dance Festival’s Damian Woetzel
Vail Daily / Posted 25 days ago
created the UpClose series in his first season as director a decade ago, inspired by the legendary conductor Leonard Bernstein. In the late 1950s, Bernstein staged “preview” concerts, where the audience could watch the New York... Read more
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The New Yorker
David Lang’s Democratic Composingwhich prevailed in American arts at the time when Lincoln Center was built, in
David Lang’s Democratic Composing
The New Yorker / Posted 25 days ago
which prevailed in American arts at the time when Lincoln Center was built, in the sixties. Lang recently said of the era, “Leonard Bernstein was on TV all the time, telling all America that democracy and culture went together. I believed that! So I... Read more
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Oregon Daily Emerald
Things to do this week: Pickathon music fest, On The Town, Buster Keatonin New York City and use their time to find love. On the Town opened on Broadwa
Things to do this week: Pickathon music fest, On The Town, Buster Keaton
Oregon Daily Emerald / Posted 26 days ago
in New York City and use their time to find love. On the Town opened on Broadway in 1944; the music is from mastermind Leonard Bernstein, who’s also composed music for West Side Story, On The Waterfront and Peter Pan. The show is the seventh... Read more
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Boston Globe
Nelsons brings energy to Tanglewoodwas everywhere apparent on Sunday afternoon as the TMC Orchestra performed an a
Nelsons brings energy to Tanglewood
Boston Globe / Posted 26 days ago
was everywhere apparent on Sunday afternoon as the TMC Orchestra performed an all-Brahms program designated as the yearly Leonard Bernstein Memorial Concert. All of this said, Nelsons was still making a “visit” to Tanglewood rather than coming... Read more
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Canberra Times
Venting via Verdi and Beethovencultural riches. Beethoven's Ninth has often been employed as a symphony of an
Venting via Verdi and Beethoven
Canberra Times / Posted 29 days ago
cultural riches. Beethoven's Ninth has often been employed as a symphony of anger management. On Christmas morning 1989, Leonard Bernstein celebrated the fall of the Berlin Wall by assembling top orchestral musicians from East and West Germany... Read more

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