The Musical Maverick
Charismatic and versatile. Known for his expressive conducting style and his compositions that blended various genres.
I can't live one day without hearing music, playing it, studying it, or thinking about it.
Leonard Bernstein was an American composer, conductor, and pianist. He was a prominent figure in the world of classical music and musical theater, renowned for his dynamic conducting and innovative compositions. Bernstein's works often combined elements of classical music, jazz, and Broadway.
West Side Story, "Candide," "Symphony No. 3"
October 14, 1990
August 25, 1918