Leonard Bernstein, American composer, conductor, pianist, educator, and humanitarian. Leonard Bernstein at 100 is a worldwide centennial celebration that begins on August 25, 2017, on the day of his 99th birthday, and runs through August 25, 2019. Leonard Bernstein was born in Lawrence, Massachusetts. He took piano lessons as a boy and attended the Garrison and Boston Latin Schools. At Harvard University, he studied with Walter Piston, Edward Burlingame-Hill, and A. Tillman Merritt, among others.
Leonard Bernstein, New York. LEONARD BERNSTEIN (August 25, 1918- October 14, 1990) was born in Lawrence, Massachusetts.
Here’s proof that Leonard Bernstein is definitely the best study buddy around - an explanation of the history of tonal music in 5 minutes. You know when you just want to understand something, with no fuss and no mucking around? Well, Leonard Bernstein might be the most eloquent music educator we’ve had in centuries - and this video shows him at his finest: As you can see, he deftly leads us from the very birth of primordial, monotonal music all the way up to the chromatic experiments of the 20th century. And all he has is a great script and a piano.
Leonard Bernstein (/ˈbɜːrnstaɪn/ BURN-styne; August 25, 1918 – October 14, 1990) was an American composer, conductor, author, music lecturer, and pianist. He was among the first conductors born and educated in the US to receive worldwide acclaim. According to music critic Donal Henahan, he was "one of the most prodigiously talented and successful musicians in American history.
This is a list of compositions by the American composer Leonard Bernstein. Fancy Free (later provided material for "On the Town" and "West Side Story") (1944). Facsimile, Choreographic Essay for Orchestra (1946). Trouble in Tahiti (1951). Candide (1956, new libretto in 1973, operetta final revised version in 1989). A Quiet Place (1983). Wonderful Town (1953). West Side Story (1957). A Party with Betty Comden and Adolph Green (1958, collaboration).
Leonard Bernstein was an artist of great substance and staggering range. His deep insight into the classical repertoire and the dazzling diversity of his own music makes him a unique – and uniquely important – figure in 20th-century cultural history. As his centenary year approaches in 2018, the range of Bernstein’s accomplishments as a conductor, composer, pianist and educator is celebrated by Sony Classical in a 100-CD set that will become a catalogue landmark. Leonard Bernstein was a towering figure of 20th century music and culture, known the world over as the composer of West Side Story, Candide, On the Town and other stage and orchestral works; as the celebrated conductor of the New York Philharmonic and other leading orchestras, with whom he created a trove of acclaimed recordings; as an educator whose televised Young.
Bernstein uses linguistics namely Chomskian Linguistics to provide a framework to illustrate how music and all the arts evolved toward greater and greater levels of ty over history until the 20th century crisis. He manages this impressive feat of popular education, by dividing music into; Phonology (the study of sound); Syntax (the study of structure) and; Semantics (the study of meaning). SME (от лица компании "Sony Classical")" и другие авторские общества (1).
Leonard Bernstein was born Louis Bernstein in Lawrence, Massachusetts, on August 25, 1918, to Russian-Jewish immigrants. A shy and sickly child, Louis Bernstein fell in love with music after a relative gave his family an old, weathered upright piano. He began taking piano lessons and changed his name to Leonard at the age of sixteen. The family soon moved to Boston, Massachusetts, where Leonard studied at Boston Latin School. He excelled in academics and graduated in 1935. Bernstein's music, with its strong contrasts of violence and tenderness, determines the feeling of the show and contributes to its special place in the history of American musical theater. His role as an educator, in seminars at Brandeis University (1952–1957) and in teaching duties at Tanglewood, should not be overlooked.
Leonard Bernstein was one of the most influential classical musicians of the 20th century. Check out this biography to know about his childhood, family life, achievements and other facts related to his life. children: Alexander Bernstein, Alexander Serge Leonard Bernstein, Jamie Anne Maria Bernstein, Nina Maria Felicia Bernstein. Died on: October 14, 1990. place of death: New York City.
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Tracklist and 12"-size Booklet written in Japanese
Would be great, if someone could please complete the Titles / Infos as shown on Pictures, I can't read Japanese, thank's :o)