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Spring/Summer 2018

Worldwide Centennial Celebrations, LIbrary of Congress Bernstein collection, Vadim Gluzman on Serenade, Jamie Bernstein's memoir of growing up Bernstein, remembering Jose Antonio Abreu
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Fall/Winter 2017-2018

The Bernstein Centennial around the world; remembering Richard Wilbur; Leonard and Felicia Take a Knee
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Spring/Summer 2017

Special Edition: Leonard Bernstein at 100
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Fall/Winter 2016-2017

The Tanglewood Rituals; Artful Learning: Full STEAM Ahead; Lenny's Legacy; Violeta Parra's Centennial and Bernstein's Love for the Nueva Cancion Chilena Movement; remembering Gordon Davidson; West Side Story in concert at the Hollywood Bowl View online | Download PDF



Spring/Summer 2016

High-brow, Low-brow, All-brow. Artful Learning: Exceeding Expectations. A Talk at IAMA. Leonard Bernstein's Batonmaker. Remembering John Evans. Music and Love in Chile. The Leonard Bernstein Scholar-in-Residence at the New York Philharmonic. MASS in the Czech Philharmonic. SONY Honors Carnegie Hall. There's a Place for Us...in Queens. Bernstein Through a Jazz Lens. On the Town. Some Performances. Note to Readers. Bernstein Through a Jazz Lens. On the Town. Bernstein Meets Broadway Wins Award. Leonard Bernstein Collection: Volume 2. View online | Download PDF


Fall/Winter 2015-2016

On The Waterfront: The Score. Artful Learning Update. On The Waterfront: Restoration and Adaptation. On The Waterfront Film With Live Orchestra Performances. Misty Copeland Dances "On The Town". "Kaddish" for Samuel Pisar. Candide at Glimmerglass Festival. Candide in Munich. West Side Story Productions. A Quiet Place. Somewhere Project Update. Leonard Bernstein: An Album of Family & Friends. Bernstein in China. Leonard Bernstein Award. Leonard Bernstein Honored in Chicago. Some Performances. New Recordings. View online | Download PDF



Spring/Summer 2015

A Father Champions His Son. From the Artful Learning Blotter. Bernstein's Seemingly Simple Song. MASS in Philadelphia. LB, MLK, and American Diplomacy in Berlin. Leonard Bernstein at 100. Boosey & Hawkes Program Guide. "Age of Anxiety" Ballet. New Books. The Somewhere Project: A Citywide Exploration of "West Side Story". A Memory of "On The Town". New York Philharmonic to Premiere "On The Waterfront Film with Live Orchestra". La Guardia Goes "On The Town". "On The Town" Cast Album. Sony Releases Remastered Sibelius Recordings. View online | Download PDF



Fall/Winter 2014-2015

Leonard Bernstein: Artist as Educator. Artful Learning Snapshot. West Side Story Film with Live Orchestra. West Side Berlin. Pacific Music Festival. Bernstein Meets Broadway. View online | Download PDF




Spring/Summer 2014

Leonard Bernstein: America's Music Director. Artful Learning Spotlight. News. Upcoming Performances. New York Festival of Song. NY Philharmonic Gala. View online | Download PDF




Fall/Winter 2013-2014

A Quiet Place; Artful Learning National Snapshot; The Leonard Bernstein Letters: Questions and Answers with author Nigel Simone; Tribute to John F. Kennedy; Leonard Bernstein, My Rabbi; Young People's Concerts DVDs, Volume 2 View online | Download PDF




Spring/Summer 2013

Artful Learning Celebrates Success; West Side Story Film with Live Orchestra: Creating the Score; New York Philharmonic Archives Update; Le Sacre at 100. View online | Download PDF




Fall/Winter 2012-2013

Leonard Bernstein & POTUS; Artful Learning; West Side Story around the world; remembering Carlos Moseley View online | Download PDF




Spring/Summer 2012

Includes the West Side Story Project at Phoenix House; Artful Learning Update; Late Night with LB; West Side Story on tour; West Side Story film with live orchestra; Wonderful Town in UK View online | Download PDF




Fall/Winter 2011-2012

Letters Shed New Light on Bernstein Era; Artful Learning Update; MASS turns 40; Musical Instrument Museum Leonard Bernstein Display; Bernstein Online; Wonderful Town; Schleswig Holstein Presents Leonard Bernstein Award. View online | Download PDF




Spring/Summer 2011

West Side Story Film with Live Orchestra; A Quiet Place at The New York City Opera; Lessons Learned from Chichester Psalms; Artful Learning Summit; The New York Philharmonic Digital Archives; Remembering Jack Gottlieb. View online | Download PDF




Fall/Winter 2010

Special Edition: Remembering Leonard Bernstein Download PDF




Spring/Summer 2010

A Quiet Place at New York City Opera; West Side Story Project Addresses Explores Youth Issues; Bernstein Festival in Seattle; A Choral Quilt; Working with Bernstein, by Jack Gottlieb, Published Download PDF




Fall/Winter 2009

The Bernstein Project at London's Southbank Centre; Marin Alsop on MASS; MASS in Recordings and at the Vatican; Remembering Julia Vega; Thomas Hampson Named Scholar-in-Residence Download PDF




Spring/Summer 2009

Leonard Bernstein's Connecticut Studio Contents Given to Indiana University; Bernstein and Mendelssohn; Bernstein Boston Archive at Harvard; Peter Pan Flies Again; Remembering Lukas Foss Download PDF




Fall/Winter 2008

West Side Story Returns to Broadway; Leonard Bernstein Scholar-in-Residence at the New York Philharmonic; Opening Night at Carnegie Hall an All-Bernstein Celebration; Worldwide Festival Updates Download PDF




Spring/Summer 2008

"Bernstein: The Best of All Possible Worlds" Festival in New York; Bernstein's 90th Birthday Celebrated Worldwide; Teachers Reflect on Bernstein Model; Remembering Harry Kraut; A White House Cantata Download PDF




Fall/Winter 2007

Special Edition: Celebrating 50 Years of West Side Story Download PDF




Spring/Summer 2007

Candide Kerfuffle in Paris; Artful Learning Goes to College; New Dybbuk Engraving; New Edition of Peter Pan; Carol Oja on Wonderful Town; Remembering Betty Comden Download PDF




Fall/Winter 2006

Candide at Theatre du Chatelet; Leonard Bernstein Center Update; Exulting Freedom in Music; New Kaddish Narration from Samuel Pisar; Bernstein on DVD Download PDF




Spring/Summer 2006

Bernstein Showcase at Harvard; Harvard Seminar Explores Bernstein's Boston Ties; Concerto for Orchestra; Stanley Drucker Remembers Lenny Download PDF




Fall/Winter 2005

Leonard Bernstein Center Moves to Gettysburg College; List of Leonard Bernstein Schools; "The Little Motive That Could"; MASS at Oakland East Bay Symphony; Bernstein Scholar-in-Residence at New York Philharmonic; New Kaddish Recording Download PDF




Spring/Summer 2005

A Talk with Betty Comden/The Birth of On The Town; Jamie Bernstein on Candide; Bernstein and On The Waterfront; Peter Pan; BBC Salutes Bernstein; Peabody Award for An American Life Download PDF




Fall/Winter 2004

Young People's Concerts Premiere on DVD; Proud To Be a Liberal; Leonard Bernstein Center for Learning Milestones and Progress Report; Leonard Bernstein: An American Life on WFMT; Songfest Critical Edition Download PDF




Spring/Summer 2004

The "Artful Learning" School Improvement Model; The Hook for Student Achievement; artfullearning.com; New Chichester Psalms Ballet; Wonderful Town Wows Broadway; DG's Bernstein Collectors Edition Download PDF




Fall/Winter 2003

Sixtieth Anniversary of Leonard Bernstein's Historic New York Philharmonic Debut; Philharmonic Musicians Remember; Bernstein: A Jewish Legacy; Broadway Stars Salute Bernstein Download PDF




Spring/Summer 2003

Bernstein's Congressional Testimony in Support of the Arts; Leonard Bernstein Center Update; Remembering Adolph Green; Bernstein Beat at Carnegie Hall; West Side Story Around the World Download PDF




Fall/Winter 2002

Bernstein's Mahler on CD and Video; Jamie Bernstein on Discovering Mahler; "The Handshake That Changed My Life"; Festival Updates; Bernstein Live Edition for Teachers Download PDF




Spring/Summer 2002

Young People's Concerts Return to TV; A West Side Story Teaching Diary; Bernstein Research; Teaching Teachers; Discography Overview; Milestones for Trouble in Tahiti; New Ballet with Dybbuk Score Download PDF




Fall/Winter 2001

Bernstein's Conducting Classes at Juilliard; A New Young People's Concert; Bernstein's Music in Cuba; New West Side Story Website; 40th Anniversary of West Side Story Movie Download PDF




Spring/Summer 2001

United States Postal Service Issues Leonard Bernstein Stamp; New West Side Story Suite for Violin and Orchestra; Leonard Bernstein Center Guides More Schools; The Bernstein Family Foundation; Pacific Music Festival 2001; New Online Store Download PDF




Winter 2001

Leonard Bernstein and the Vienna Philharmonic; Bernstein Tribute/Benefit in Paris; Bringing Bernstein to Beijing; In Depth with Leonardbernstein.com; The Bernstein Plaque in Vienna Download PDF




Fall 2000

A Maestro for the Ages; Ten Years Since Bernstein's Death; Bernstein Live Special Edition from New York Philharmonic; Kaddish in Nuremburg; Bernstein Day in France Download PDF




Spring/Summer 2000

Library of Congress Online Bernstein Collection; Midori on How Leonard Bernstein Inspired Her; West Side Story at La Scala; West Side Story and The Gap; MASS at the Vatican Download PDF




Winter 2000

The Correspondence of Koussevitsky and Bernstein; Orchestra of St. Luke's Arts Education; Bernstein and the MacDowell Colony; Bernstein Performances Featured in New York Philharmonic's An American Celebration Download PDF




Autumn 1999

Bernstein's Late-Night Thoughts; Leonard Bernstein Music Publishing Co. Updates; New Photobook of Leonard Bernstein's Last 10 Years Download PDF




Spring/Summer 1999

Bernstein at the Piano; Indiana University School of Music and Bernstein; Pacific Music Festival; Kaddish; Candide in London; Latest Recordings Download PDF




Winter 1999

The Norton Lectures Revisited; Bernstein at Madame Tussaud's; Looking Back and Looking Forward at Indiana University; The Harvard Years; Happy Birthday Sid Ramin Download PDF




Autumn 1998

Dedication of Leonard Bernstein Oberschule in Berlin; "On the Road with Lenny"; Bernstein's Work Desk; Lenny and the LSO; Bernstein Featured on American Masters; Sony Classical, DG and the Smithsonian Celebrate Bernstein; Remembering Shirley Bernstein Download PDF




Spring/Summer 1998

Leonard Bernstein's Living Legacy in His 80th Year; Library of Congress and Website Updates; Lincoln Center Festival and Tanglewood Honor Bernstein; Deutsche Grammophon Update Download PDF




Winter 1998

The Bernstein Auction at Sotheby's; The Website Turns One Year Old; Educational Essay Contest Winners; Leonard Bernstein Young Composers Competition; New Bernstein Ballet in Hamburg Download PDF




Autumn 1997

Rethinking 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue; Berlin School Takes Leonard Bernstein's Name; On The Town at Shakespeare in the Park; Bernstein Auction; Bernstein-Inspired Initiatives in London and the Netherlands Download PDF




Spring/Summer 1997

Candide's Evolution; Barbara Cook's Cunegonde Audition; Saluting Schuyler Chapin; New Website Update; Remembering Robert Saudek; Wall-to-Wall Bernstein Download PDF




Winter 1997

A Close Look at leonardbernstein.com; BETA Fund Supports Lawrence Philharmonic; Young People's Concerts Rebroadcast on Cable TV; Peter Jennings on Education; NY Phil Releases Debut Concert Download PDF




Autumn 1996

Bernstein the Philanthropist; Boston Latin School Frieze; Marin Alsop and Jack Gottlieb on MASS; Launch of New Website; Remembering Clare Grundman Download PDF




Spring/Summer 1996

The Leonard Bernstein Center Goes National; Bernstein and Mitropoulos; Leonard Bernstein's New York; Nina Bernstein Honored; Tanglewood and Pacific Music Festival Updates Download PDF




Winter 1996

West Side Story in Today's World; Moab Music Festival; First Leonard Bernstein Conducting Laureate; Joint Publishing Venture with Polygram; Place Leonard Bernstein in Paris Download PDF




Autumn 1995

The Joy of Words (and Crosswords); NYU Honors Bernstein; Bernstein Center Update; BETA Fund Supports Alliance for Young Artists & Writers Download PDF




Spring/Summer 1995

"The Next Step" at Bernstein Center Pilot Schools; "The Day I Met Leonard Bernstein"; A Japanese Candide; Conducting Competition Announced; Pacific Music Festival Download PDF




Winter 1995

"My Father and the FBI"; Remembering Bernstein in Vienna; "The Songs of West Side Story" Album Benefits Music Education; First Printing of Candide and West Side Story Full Scores Download PDF




Fall 1994

A Conversation with Comden and Green/Wonderful Town; Launching the Special Music School; Why Nashville?; Licensing Leonard Bernstein's Music Download PDF




Spring/Summer 1994

"Jeremiah" at 50; Young People's Concerts in Today's Classrooms; Country Music Association Supports Bernstein Center; Boston Symphony Announces Bernstein Memorial Download PDF




Winter 1994

The Library of Congress and The Leonard Bernstein Archive; Aaron Davis Hall's International Series; Young People's Concerts Study Guide; Tel Aviv Salutes Leonard Bernstein Download PDF




Fall 1993

Behind the Scenes at the Young People's Concerts; Brooklyn Philharmonic launches SOUNDSCAPE Program; On The Town Recording; Bernstein Exhibit at Carnegie Hall Download PDF




Summer 1993

O Happy Birthday, Dear Daddy-O; A Weekend of Learning and Art; West Side Story and Candide in Full Scores; Young People's Concerts on Home Video; Street Dedication; BBC Radio Celebrates the Maestro's 75th Download PDF




Spring 1993

Bernstein Recordings–Attempting the Impossible; Bernstein vs. The Studio; "I Hate Retakes"; Bernstein vs. Offcialdom; In Memoriam: Jennie Bernstein; Grammy Awards Download PDF




Winter 1993

A Quiet Place/Trouble in Tahiti; Latest Bernstein Education Through the Arts Fund Grant; Critical Praise for Notes from a Friend by Schuyler Chapin Download PDF




Fall 1992

Bernstein and Politics; Lenny and Israel; Leonard Bernstein and Amnesty International; Bernstein and AmFAR; 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue Download PDF




Summer 1992

Spreading the Tanglewood Idea; Bernstein Education Center; Notes from a Tanglewood Guide Download PDF




Spring 1992

The Television Journey; The BETA Funds; Bernstein on Video; Final New Releases from Deutsche Grammophon Download PDF




Winter 1992

Scraps and Scribbles–In Search of the Definitive Edition; NATAS Hall of Fame; ASCAP Remembers Bernstein; Critical Acclaim for Candide Download PDF




Autumn 1991

Premiere Issue: The Definitive Candide; Young Conductors Remember their Teacher; Humphrey Burton's Bernstein "Portrait"; Recalling the Memorial Events Download PDF