A concert remembering Lenny (Bernstein)
NamesTilson Thomas, Michael, 1944- (Conductor)Barrett, Michael, 1957- (Conductor)Eschenbach, Christoph (Conductor)Levine, James, 1943- (Conductor)Rostropovich, Mstislav, 1927-2007 (Performer)Hampson, Thomas (Performer)Ludgin, Chester (Performer)Dale, Clamma (Performer)Horne, Marilyn (Performer)Ludwig, Christa (Performer)Hadley, Jerry (Performer)Bernstein, Jamie (Speaker)Bernstein, Nina (Narrator)Bacall, Lauren, 1924-2014 (Narrator)Chapin, Schuyler (Narrator)Bernstein, Alexander, 1955- (Narrator)New York Philharmonic (Performer)Westminster Choir (Performer)
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Dates / OriginDate Created: 1990-11-14
Table of ContentsPart 1: 3 Selections from Mass: Meditations from Mass. No. 1, Simple song, Almighty Father / by Bernstein (Hampson, orchestra, Westminster Choir, Thomas) ; Eulogy / read Jamie Thomas ; Sarabande from suite no. 5 / by Bach (Rostropovich) ; Quiet City / by Copland (orchestra, Thomas) -- Part 2: Segment on Copland from Bernstein's writings / read by Bacall ; Subway ride / by Bernstein (orchestra, Thomas) ; Songfest: "To what you said" and "A Julia de Burgos" / by Bernstein (Ludgin, Dale, orchestra, Barrett) ; Reading from Bernstein's writings / recited by Nina Bernstein ; Symphony no. 4, Romanze / Schuman (Eschenbach) ; Reading from Bernstein's writings / read by Chapin ; Symphonic dances from West Side story / by Bernstein (orchestra, Levine) ; At the river / arr. by Copland (Horne, orchestra, Levine) -- Part 3: Haydn unidentified (orchestra, Eschenbach) ; Tribute to Bernstein / by Chapin ; Ruckert Song / by Mahler (Ludwig, orchestra, Levine) ; Overture from Candide / by Bernstein (orchestra, Levine) ; Candide: It must be so / by Bernstein (Hadley, orchestra, Levine) -- Part 4: Excerpt from a poem / written by Bernstein (read by A. Bernstein) ; Chichester Psalms, 3rd mvt / by Bernstein (orchestra, Westminster Choir, Thomas)
Library locationsRodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded SoundShelf locator: *LTC-A 1633
TopicsBernstein, Leonard, 1918-1990Masses -- ExcerptsSuites (Cello) -- ExcerptsEnglish horn and trumpet with string orchestraMusicals -- ExcerptsSong cycles -- ExcerptsSongs (Medium voice) with orchestraSymphonies -- ExcerptsOverturesChoruses, Sacred (Mixed voices) with orchestraPsalms (Music)Bernstein, Leonard, 1918-1990. Meditations from Mass. No. 1Bernstein, Leonard, 1918-1990. Mass. Simple songBernstein, Leonard, 1918-1990. Mass. Almighty FatherBach, Johann Sebastian, 1685-1750. Suites, cello, BWV 1011, C minor. SarabandeCopland, Aaron, 1900-1990. Quiet cityBernstein, Leonard, 1918-1990. On the town. Subway rideBernstein, Leonard, 1918-1990. Songfest. To what you saidBernstein, Leonard, 1918-1990. Songfest. A Julia de BurgosSchumann, Robert, 1810-1856. Symphonies, no. 4, op. 120, D minor. RomanzeBernstein, Leonard, 1918-1990. Symphonic dances from West Side storyCopland, Aaron, 1900-1990. Old American songs, set 2. At the river; arrangedHaydn, Joseph, 1732-1809. Symphonies, H. I, 88, G major. Allegro con spiritoMahler, Gustav, 1860-1911. Lieder nach Rückert. Ich bin der Welt abhanden gekommenBernstein, Leonard, 1918-1990. Candide. OvertureBernstein, Leonard, 1918-1990. Candide. It must be soBernstein, Leonard, 1918-1990. Chichester Psalms. Adonai, Adonai, lo gavah libi
NotesSource note: Title and dates from the original cassette label; credits from audition.Performers: Mstislav Rostropovich, cello ; Thomas Hampson, Chester Ludgin, baritones ; Clamma Dale, soprano ; Marilyn Horne, Christa Ludwig, mezzo-sopranos ; Jerry Hadley, tenor ; Jamie Bernstein, speaker ; Lauren Bacall, Nina Bernstein, Schuyler Chapin, Alexander Bernstein, narrators ; Westminster Choir ; New York Philharmonic with musicians from the Boston Symphony, the Israel Philharmonic, the London Symphony, the Vienna Philharmonic, the Santa Cecilia Orchestra ; Michael Tilson Thomas, Michael Barrett, Christoph Eschenbach, James Levine, conductors.Venue: Recorded at Carnegie Hall in New York 1990 November 14.
Physical DescriptionAudiocassetteExtent: 2 audiocassettes (approximately 131 min.) : analog, stereo
DescriptionA musical service commemorating conductor and composer Leonard Bernstein a month after his death by orchestral musicians and a parade of musical luminaries who were among Bernstein's numerous colleagues, collaborators and friends.
Type of ResourceSound recording
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: 930535448NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20844305Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 02ecbe60-b937-0133-dbf8-60f81dd2b63c
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