In memory of Larry Kramer
We're saddened by the passing of trailblazing AIDS activist and award-winning writer Larry Kramer (1935-2020).
Read May 28, 2020
New York City Ballet to stream Justin Peck's 'Easy' set to Leonard Bernstein's 'Prelude, Fugue, & Riffs'
Tune in Friday, May 29, at 8 PM EDT on NYCB’s YouTube channel, Facebook page, and homepage at nycballet.com. Video will be available for 72 hours.
Read May 20, 2020
GRAMMY Museum® announces Leonard Bernstein digital exhibit
The Museum is releasing exhibit slideshows featuring items from past exhibitions. Leonard Bernstein at 100 launches May 22.
Read May 20, 2020
Leonard Bernstein's "Trouble in Tahiti" to stream for free on Wed., May 6!
Opera North’s production of Leonard Bernstein's 'Trouble in Tahiti' is being made available to stream for free as part of the Company’s digital programme, Opera North at Home, during the Covid-19 lockdown. It will be streamed at 7pm BST on Wednesday 6 May on Opera North’s YouTube channel, where it will be available on-demand until Monday 1 June.
Read May 1, 2020
Great Performances presents Leonard Bernstein Mass, premiering Friday, May 15 on PBS
Great Performances Premieres Leonard Bernstein Mass from the Ravinia Festival on Friday, May 15 on PBS.
Read April 30, 2020
The Library of Congress turns 220! #LOC220
Join us in wishing the Library of Congress a happy 220th birthday!
Read April 24, 2020
New York Philharmonic's Digital Festival, Mahler's New York, to feature Leonard Bernstein Videos
The New York Philharmonic to present Mahler's New York: A Digital Festival - a two-week celebration of the composer / conductor - April 16-30, 2020.
Read April 15, 2020
New Recordings of MASS, Songfest, and Symphonies No. 1 & 2
Out now: Enjoy these new recordings of Leonard Bernstein's Symphonies No. 1 & 2, MASS, and Songfest!
Read April 1, 2020
PBS streaming Leonard Bernstein Centennial Celebration at Tanglewood
For those looking for a couple of hours of entertainment to distract you from your worries, the Great Performances Bernstein Centennial Celebration at Tanglewood is available to stream on PBS.org and the PBS Video App.
Read March 31, 2020
Happy 90th Birthday, Stephen Sondheim!
Happy 90th Birthday to Leonard Bernstein's beloved friend, colleague, and perennial word game sparring partner, HEMPEN HEDONISTS (Stephen Sondheim)!
Read March 20, 2020
Remembering Gerald Freedman
During his long and celebrated career, Freedman amassed a dizzying array of credits, including assistant directing the original Broadway production of "West Side Story" alongside Jerome Robbins in 1957 and directing the world premiere of "Hair" in 1968.
Read March 20, 2020
West Side Story revival now open on Broadway
As a precaution due to COVID-19, all Broadway performances have been canceled until June 6.
Read March 12, 2020
New Release: Bernstein's MASS (ORF Radio-Symphonieorchester Wien / Dennis Russell Davies)
The ORF Radio-Symphonieorchester Wien, led by Dennis Russell Davies with Vojtech Dyk as the celebrant, releases 2-dics recording of Bernstein's MASS on the Capriccio Label.
Read March 5, 2020
Celebrating 100 Years of Eileen Farrell
Celebrating the 100th Birthday of American dramatic soprano Eileen Farrell (1920-2002).
Read February 12, 2020
Leonard Bernstein's music performed in ANTARCTICA!
Watch this video of violinists Dan Zhu performing Bernstein's "Serenade" in Antarctica.
Read January 6, 2020
"On The Waterfront" new Blu-ray special edition
"On The Waterfront" gets Blu-ray special edition release courtesy of The Criterion Collection and Sony Pictures Home Entertainment.
Read December 2, 2019
SONY Releases Bernstein Conducts Beethoven Remastered
Leonard Bernstein’s Beethoven recordings from 1958 to 1970 in a single 10 CD edition.
Read November 15, 2019
Leonard Bernstein's legendary Beethoven live recording "Ode to Freedom" reissued
To mark the 30th anniversary of the fall of the Berin Wall, Leonard Bernstein's legendary live recording of Beethoven's "Ode to Freedom" gets reissued.
Read November 9, 2019
New ARTFUL LEARNING Documentary-Short!
Award-winning film director Thomas Grube (BOOMTOWN MEDIA) turned his lens on Willow Elementary School in Napa California and captured Artful Learning, one of Leonard Bernstein’s greatest legacies, in action.
Read November 8, 2019
Jamie Bernstein Interviewed on Russian TV Channel Kultura
Jamie Bernstein interview for the Enigma Cycle presented by Irina Nikitina airs on the Russian TV Channel Kultura.
Read October 31, 2019