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Leonard Bernstein:

About Leonard Bernstein

American-born Leonard Bernstein became famous all over the world as a composer, a conductor, and a pianist. In addition to writing classical music, composed classic Broadway musicals, including West Side Story.

Music heard in this episode:

Bernstein: Dances from West Side Story
Bernstein: For Elizabeth B. Ehrman
Bernstein: Chichester Pslams
Bernstein: Fancy Free
Bernstein: On the Town
Bernstein: Candide: Overture

Learn more about Leonard Bernstein

Classics For Kids


This Week's Quiz

1.What name is on Leonard Bernstein’s birth certificate?

 John

 Charles

 Louis

 Leonard

 Scott

What musical ability didn’t Bernstein possess?

 Playing Piano

 Singing

 Composing Music

 Conducting an Orchestra

How did Bernstein bring classical music to a much wider audience?

 Records

 Radio

 Internet

 Television

 Movies

Classics For Kids

Our Shows

Leonard Bernstein:

About Leonard Bernstein

American-born Leonard Bernstein became famous all over the world as a composer, a conductor, and a pianist. In addition to writing classical music, composed classic Broadway musicals, including West Side Story.

Music heard in this episode:

Bernstein: Dances from West Side Story
Bernstein: For Elizabeth B. Ehrman
Bernstein: Chichester Pslams
Bernstein: Fancy Free
Bernstein: On the Town
Bernstein: Candide: Overture

Learn more about Leonard Bernstein

Classics For Kids


This Week's Quiz

1.What name is on Leonard Bernstein’s birth certificate?

 John

 Charles

 Louis

 Leonard

 Scott

What musical ability didn’t Bernstein possess?

 Playing Piano

 Singing

 Composing Music

 Conducting an Orchestra

How did Bernstein bring classical music to a much wider audience?

 Records

 Radio

 Internet

 Television

 Movies

 

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