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The Daily Voice - Westport
Greater Bridgeport Symphony Hits The Stage For Its 71st SeasonPuccini’s familiar musical tale of starving artists in a garret, finding love o
Greater Bridgeport Symphony Hits The Stage For Its 71st Season
The Daily Voice - Westport / Posted yesterday
Puccini’s familiar musical tale of starving artists in a garret, finding love on the streets of Paris on Christmas Eve. Leonard Bernstein would have been 99 years old in 2017, and GBS celebrates his music with Bernstein at 99! on Saturday, March... Read more
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Boston Globe
Robert Frank’s stillness as liberationof most of them was about liberation and energy: Pollock and de Kooning, Elvis
Robert Frank’s stillness as liberation
Boston Globe / Posted 3 days ago
of most of them was about liberation and energy: Pollock and de Kooning, Elvis Presley, the Beat writers, Marlon Brando, Leonard Bernstein. For a few, it was about liberation and stillness: Mark Rothko, Miles Davis, Robert Frank. Frank, who... Read more
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Adirondack Daily Enterprise
Community Performance Series kicks off Saturdayclassic Broadway show tunes by the likes of Richard Rodgers, Lorenz Hart, Jule
Community Performance Series kicks off Saturday
Adirondack Daily Enterprise / Posted 3 days ago
classic Broadway show tunes by the likes of Richard Rodgers, Lorenz Hart, Jule Styne, Stephen Schwartz, Charles Strouse, Leonard Bernstein, Stephen Sondheim, Cole Porter and Irving Berlin. The 17th Annual Ranlett Organ Recital will follow on... Read more
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JazzTimes Magazine
Catching Up With the Manhattan Transferthree continue to pursue solo careers. Siegel has two new albums: the stunningl
Catching Up With the Manhattan Transfer
JazzTimes Magazine / Posted 3 days ago
three continue to pursue solo careers. Siegel has two new albums: the stunningly beautiful Some Other Time, a tribute to Leonard Bernstein with Swedish trombonist and vocalist Nils Landgren; and as part of the Requinte Trio with pianist John di... Read more
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The MidWeek
KSO to open 40th season, featuring pianist Emily BearD. Montzka Young Artists Concerto Competition. Also on the program are the Symp
KSO to open 40th season, featuring pianist Emily Bear
The MidWeek / Posted 4 days ago
D. Montzka Young Artists Concerto Competition. Also on the program are the Symphonic Suite from “On the Waterfront,” by Leonard Bernstein and Symphony No. 4 in A Major, Op. 90 (“Italian”), by Felix Mendelssohn. There will be a�free pre-concert... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Wonderful gags in Zimmerman's loose and lively 'Wonderful Town'Fields and Jerome Chodorov, lyrics by Betty Comden and Adolph Green and an atyp
Wonderful gags in Zimmerman's loose and lively 'Wonderful Town'
Chicago Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
Fields and Jerome Chodorov, lyrics by Betty Comden and Adolph Green and an atypically whimsical score by the incomparable Leonard Bernstein, is far and away the funniest show Mary Zimmerman ever has directed among her huge body of work in... Read more
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Palo Alto Weekly
Israeli-born opera singer expands cultural roots at JCCgrowing up in Israel, Widmann-Levy said music has always been a part of her lif
Israeli-born opera singer expands cultural roots at JCC
Palo Alto Weekly / Posted 5 days ago
growing up in Israel, Widmann-Levy said music has always been a part of her life. As a child, she remembers watching Leonard Bernstein conduct the Haifa Symphony. "I was over the moon. I was in awe. It was a defining moment. I knew I wanted... Read more
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Palo Alto Weekly
'The Dybbuk' transforms Yiddish legend into multimedia operagrowing up in Israel, Widmann-Levy said music has always been a part of her lif
'The Dybbuk' transforms Yiddish legend into multimedia opera
Palo Alto Weekly / Posted 8 days ago
growing up in Israel, Widmann-Levy said music has always been a part of her life. As a child, she remembers watching Leonard Bernstein conduct the Haifa Symphony. "I was over the moon. I was in awe. It was a defining moment. I knew I wanted... Read more
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Gramophone
Christa Ludwig wins Gramophone's Lifetime Achievement AwardLudwig's career below: The only time London audiences heard Christa Ludwig sin
Christa Ludwig wins Gramophone's Lifetime Achievement Award
Gramophone / Posted 10 days ago
Ludwig's career below: The only time London audiences heard Christa Ludwig sing in English was in concert performances of Leonard Bernstein's Candide. She took the part of the Old Woman and brought the house down in the glorious 'I am easily... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
KSO to open 40th season, featuring pianist Emily BearD. Montzka Young Artists Concerto Competition. Also on the program are the Symp
KSO to open 40th season, featuring pianist Emily Bear
Daily Chronicle / Posted 10 days ago
D. Montzka Young Artists Concerto Competition. Also on the program are the Symphonic Suite from “On the Waterfront,” by Leonard Bernstein, and Symphony No. 4 in A Major, Op. 90 (“Italian”), by Felix Mendelssohn. There will be a�free pre-concert... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Scranton woman empowered in mental health profession through creative advocacymental health professional for Friendship House and a server at Bar Pazzo. Ins
Scranton woman empowered in mental health profession through creative advocacy
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 14 days ago
mental health professional for Friendship House and a server at Bar Pazzo. Inspirations: Collaboration with other artists; Leonard Bernstein; J.K. Rowling; day-to-day interactions with people and children she works with Aspirations: Continue... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Sranton woman empowered in mental health profession through creative advocacymental health professional for Friendship House and a server at Bar Pazzo. Ins
Sranton woman empowered in mental health profession through creative advocacy
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 14 days ago
mental health professional for Friendship House and a server at Bar Pazzo. Inspirations: Collaboration with other artists; Leonard Bernstein; J.K. Rowling; day-to-day interactions with people and children she works with Aspirations: Continue... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Strong character City woman empowered in mental health profession through creative advocacy and cathartic acting rolesmental health professional for Friendship House and a server at Bar Pazzo. Ins
Strong character City woman empowered in mental health profession through creative advocacy and cathartic acting roles
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 14 days ago
mental health professional for Friendship House and a server at Bar Pazzo. Inspirations: Collaboration with other artists; Leonard Bernstein; J.K. Rowling; day-to-day interactions with people and children she works with Aspirations: Continue... Read more
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BC Local News
Pianorama set to swing at the Dave Dunnet theatrehosted Vision Television’s Let’s Sing Again. Rose has studied and worked with A
Pianorama set to swing at the Dave Dunnet theatre
BC Local News / Posted 16 days ago
hosted Vision Television’s Let’s Sing Again. Rose has studied and worked with Aretha Franklin, Oscar Peterson, Ray Charles, Leonard Bernstein and Duke Ellington. In addition to her performance and recording career, Rose mentors and ministers to... Read more
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Extra TV
Jessica Chastain Reveals Rich History of Her NYC Apartmentwas a big fan, and loved to listen to his 1999 record “Myths and Hymns” wheneve
Jessica Chastain Reveals Rich History of Her NYC Apartment
Extra TV / Posted 17 days ago
was a big fan, and loved to listen to his 1999 record “Myths and Hymns” whenever she felt homesick. She later learned that Leonard Bernstein, the composer of “West Side Story” was also a former resident, as well as cabaret legend Bobby Short and TV... Read more
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DW
Grab your tux for Europe's top classical music festivals |by German pianist Justus Frantz, the festival got off to a start with a very sp
Grab your tux for Europe's top classical music festivals |
DW / Posted 17 days ago
by German pianist Justus Frantz, the festival got off to a start with a very special guest: American composer and conductor Leonard Bernstein, who returned in its early years and founded the Orchestra Academy of promising young musicians. Like... Read more
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Arts Journal
Gard Foundation Symposium–Our Communities: Day 1arts councils. At that moment, the NEA’s relationship to the Arts in the Small
Gard Foundation Symposium–Our Communities: Day 1
Arts Journal / Posted 17 days ago
arts councils. At that moment, the NEA’s relationship to the Arts in the Small Community has been intertwined thanks to Leonard Bernstein, famed composer, and conductor, and one of the first members appointed to the National Council on the Arts... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
'Fun Home' to 'Visiting Edna,' our top-10 early votes for theater this fallBroadway musicals. Postponed from the spring, her newest Goodman Theatre produc
'Fun Home' to 'Visiting Edna,' our top-10 early votes for theater this fall
Chicago Tribune / Posted 18 days ago
Broadway musicals. Postponed from the spring, her newest Goodman Theatre production revives the 1953 musical (with the Leonard Bernstein score and the Betty Comden and Adolph Green lyrics) about two sisters living in a Greenwich Village... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Jessica Chastain feels Lauren Bacall's spirit through old armchairthe master bedroom, reports People.com. And Chastain isn’t the only celebrity
Jessica Chastain feels Lauren Bacall's spirit through old armchair
Calgary Sun / Posted 18 days ago
the master bedroom, reports People.com. And Chastain isn’t the only celebrity to own her apartment - celebrated composer Leonard Bernstein and cabaret singer Bobby Short also resided there in years past, while other building residents previously... Read more
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Elmira Star-Gazette
Multimedia tribute honors Gershwins’ musical legacyOpera and the New York Philharmonic. She has since turned from classical music
Multimedia tribute honors Gershwins’ musical legacy
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted 19 days ago
Opera and the New York Philharmonic. She has since turned from classical music to the tunes of the Gershwins, Cole Porter, Leonard Bernstein and Stephen Sondheim. Joining them is bandleader Michael Andrew, who led groups at both the Rainbow Room... Read more
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Oak Bay News
Pianorama set to swing at the Dave Dunnet theatrehosted Vision Television’s Let’s Sing Again. Rose has studied and worked with A
Pianorama set to swing at the Dave Dunnet theatre
Oak Bay News / Posted 19 days ago
hosted Vision Television’s Let’s Sing Again. Rose has studied and worked with Aretha Franklin, Oscar Peterson, Ray Charles, Leonard Bernstein and Duke Ellington. In addition to her performance and recording career, Rose mentors and ministers to... Read more
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E! Online
Inside Jessica Chastain's 19th-Century New York City Apartmentowned by the likes of cabaret singer Bobby Short, TV star Larry Storch, compose
Inside Jessica Chastain's 19th-Century New York City Apartment
E! Online / Posted 19 days ago
owned by the likes of cabaret singer Bobby Short, TV star Larry Storch, composer Adam Guettel and West Side Story composer Leonard Bernstein. As he famously composed, "There's a place for us." For Chastain, that place is surrounded by fireplaces in... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Westport
Fairfield Piano Prodigy Helps Usher In New Season For Bridgeport Symphonywith four more shows that span four centuries of symphonic music, from Johann S
Fairfield Piano Prodigy Helps Usher In New Season For Bridgeport Symphony
The Daily Voice - Westport / Posted 19 days ago
with four more shows that span four centuries of symphonic music, from Johann Sebastian Bach in the 17th century, to Leonard Bernstein the 20th. “There’s something for everyone here,” Executive Director Mark R. Halstead said, “from true... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Greenwich
Fairfield Piano Prodigy Helps Usher In New Season For Bridgeport Symphonywith four more shows that span four centuries of symphonic music, from Johann S
Fairfield Piano Prodigy Helps Usher In New Season For Bridgeport Symphony
The Daily Voice - Greenwich / Posted 19 days ago
with four more shows that span four centuries of symphonic music, from Johann Sebastian Bach in the 17th century, to Leonard Bernstein the 20th. “There’s something for everyone here,” Executive Director Mark R. Halstead said, “from true... Read more
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The Jewish Journal of Greater Los Angeles
Jews are not white people, or why Jews support the Left (a response to Dennis Prager)result of the policies of the current right-wing Likud government than in those
Jews are not white people, or why Jews support the Left (a response to Dennis Prager)
The Jewish Journal of Greater Los Angeles / Posted 23 days ago
result of the policies of the current right-wing Likud government than in those years when Labor was in power (they have). Leonard Bernstein was ridiculed for hosting a party for the Black Panthers. But Bernstein’s compassion and sense of Justice... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Recalling the blacklisting era, through song and storyperformed by artists persecuted during Sen. Joseph McCarthy's Red Scare. To hea
Recalling the blacklisting era, through song and story
Chicago Tribune / Posted 24 days ago
performed by artists persecuted during Sen. Joseph McCarthy's Red Scare. To hear music of Lena Horne and Paul Robeson, Leonard Bernstein and Marc Blitzstein, Judy Holliday and the aforementioned Mostel is to behold what a wide swath of American... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
The Magic of the MusicalsRather the Bernstein/Sondheim version of Romeo And Juliet, here as West Side St
The Magic of the Musicals
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 24 days ago
Rather the Bernstein/Sondheim version of Romeo And Juliet, here as West Side Story, with Somewhere and Something's Comin'. Leonard Bernstein was of course the Harvard-educated classical pianist conductor, and composer, perhaps the only serious... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Cougar Players will perform ‘West Side Story’ this weekendtolerance and loyalty. Based on a conception of Jerome Robbins, the book was w
Cougar Players will perform ‘West Side Story’ this weekend
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 25 days ago
tolerance and loyalty. Based on a conception of Jerome Robbins, the book was written by Arthur Laurents, with music by Leonard Bernstein and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim. It was nominated for a Tony award in 1958 and the movie adaptation was the... Read more
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JTA
A one-man tribute to Leonard Bernstein comes to the stageHershey Felder as Leonard Bernstein in “Maestro” (Courtesy of Hershey Felder Pr
A one-man tribute to Leonard Bernstein comes to the stage
JTA / Posted 28 days ago
Hershey Felder as Leonard Bernstein in “Maestro” (Courtesy of Hershey Felder Presents) LOS ANGELES (JTA) – There is a remarkable moment in “Maestro,” Hershey Felder’s one-man show about Leonard Bernstein, when the late famed conductor-composer is... Read more
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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 30 days 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 a month ago
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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