Strauss The Knight of the Rose
Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra/Juraj Valcuha/Simone Lamsma
Music Hall, Cincinnati, OH, USA
A Century of Bernstein: Bernstein, Prokofiev and Schumann
Kansas City Symphony/Michael Stern
Kauffman Center, Kansas City, MO, USA
Leonard Bernstein’s 100th Anniversary by Lio Kuokman and Macao Orchestra
Macao Cultural Centre Grand Auditorium, Macao, Macao, China
Conductor and Piano／Lio Kuokman Programme: Bernstein: Overture to Candide Bernstein: Three Dance Episodes from On the Town Bernstein: Fancy Free Ballet (Excerpts) Gershwin: Rhapsody in Blue Bernstein: Symphonic Dances from West Side Story.
Lyrics & Lyricists: Lenny’s Lyricists
92nd Street Y , New York, NY, USA “Somewhere” … “New York, New York” … “Make Our Garden Grow” … Bernstein’s music wouldn’t be Bernstein’s songs without the lyrics. Join us for a fascinating inside look at his lyric collaborations.
Amanda Green, Tony Award-nominated songwriter, performer and daughter of legendary lyricist and book writer, Adolph Green, joins Rob Fisher for an examination of Bernstein’s extraordinary lyric collaborations. The Greens and the Bernsteins were lifelong friends. Get Amanda Green’s personal view and behind-the-scenes stories about Bernstein’s groundbreaking shows with her father and Betty Comden, his work with the young Stephen Sondheim, the (many!) lyricists for Candide and more.
Rob Fisher, co-artistic director
Amanda Green, co-artistic director
Gary Griffin, director
Mikaela Bennett, vocals
Andréa Burns, vocals
Darius de Haas, vocals
Howard McGillin, vocals
Tony Yazbeck, vocals