NPR's Performance today, Leonard Bernstein tributeAdditional title: NPR's Performance today
NamesBernstein, Leonard, 1918-1990 (Interviewee)Bernstein, Leonard, 1918-1990 (Conductor)Goldsmith, Martin, 1952- (Host)Goldsmith, Martin, 1952- (Interviewer)Libbey, Theodore, 1951- (Commentator)Alsop, Marin (Interviewer)Slatkin, Leonard (Conductor)McDuffie, Robert (Performer)Rostropovich, Mstislav, 1927-2007 (Performer)Price, Leontyne (Performer)St. Louis Symphony Orchestra (Performer)Wiener Philharmoniker (Performer)Tizmoret ha-filharmonit ha-Yiśreʼelit (Performer)National Public Radio (U.S.) (Distributor)Pacific Music Festival. Orchestra (Performer)Tilson Thomas, Michael, 1944- (Conductor)Tilson Thomas, Michael, 1944- (Interviewee)
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Dates / OriginDate Created: 1990-10-15
Table of ContentsMusical works played during the program. Somewhere, from West Side story / music by Leonard Bernstein (conducted by Leonard Bernstein at the historic 1987 Music for life AIDs benefit concert ; Leontyne Price, singer) -- finale of Serenade, for violin, string orchestra, harp and percussion / Leonard Bernstein (Saint Louis Symphony Orchestra ; Leonard Slatkin, conductor ; Robert McDuffie, violin soloist) -- 1st movement of the Symphony No. 1 "The Titan" / Mahler (Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra ; Leonard Bernstein, conductor) -- Finale (Allegro molto vivace) of the Symphony no. 2 in C major, op. 61 / Robert Schumann (Pacific Music Festival Orchestra ; conducted by Leonard Bernstein) -- Mass: Meditations, no. 1 / Leonard Bernstein (Israel Philharmonic Orchestra ; Bernstein, conductor ; Mstislav Rostropovich, cello) -- One hand, one heart, from West Side story / Bernstein -- Chichester Psalms / Bernstein.
Library locationsRodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded SoundShelf locator: *LTC-A 1573
TopicsBernstein, Leonard, 1918-1990 -- InterviewsBernstein, Leonard, 1918-1990 -- AppreciationRadio programs, MusicalMusicals -- ExcerptsSymphonies -- ExcerptsOrchestral musicSuites (Violin with string orchestra)Psalms (Music)Cello with orchestraConductors (Music) -- United StatesMusic critics -- United StatesSchumann, Robert, 1810-1856. Symphonies, no. 2, op. 61, C major. Allegro molto vivaceBernstein, Leonard, 1918-1990. West Side story. SomewhereBernstein, Leonard, 1918-1990. West Side story. One hand, one heartBernstein, Leonard, 1918-1990. Symposium, after Plato. SelectionsMahler, Gustav, 1860-1911. Symphonies, no. 1, D major. Feierlich und gemessenBernstein, Leonard, 1918-1990. Meditations from Mass. No. 1Bernstein, Leonard, 1918-1990. Chichester Psalms
NotesSource note: Title from original cassettes.Venue: Broadcast on National Public Radio [1990 October 15] [Washington, D.C.]
Physical DescriptionAudiocassetteExtent: 2 audiocassettes (approximately 133 min.) : analog, stereo
DescriptionMartin Goldsmith recalls the prominent American conductor and composer Leonard Bernstein on the day after his death (October 14, 1990). Inlcudes announcements of upcoming concerts and other cultural events, excerpts from recorded interviews with Bernstein and his friends, colleagues, former students such as conductor Marin Alsop, classical music critic and commentator Ted Libbey, and others; excerpts from recordings of his lectures at the Harvard University; and excerpts from various musical works that Bernstein composed or conducted which are played during the program.
Type of ResourceSound recording
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: 925492430NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20819834Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): cdc21a20-b927-0133-b152-60f81dd2b63c
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