Nov 11, 2017 | Saturday 2:00 PM
Discover Leonard Bernstein’s profound contributions as composer, conductor, and educator — the host of the Young People’s Concerts in their influential television broadcasts from 1958 to 1971.
YPC Overtures | 12:45–1:45 PM
The hall comes alive! Come early to meet Philharmonic musicians, try out orchestral instruments, and enjoy a performance featuring some Very Young Composers.
FREE for Young People’s Concert ticketholders
Bernstein “Candide” Overture
Bernstein Selections from “On the Town”
Bernstein “Profanation” from Symphony No. 1, “Jeremiah”
Bernstein “Masque” from Symphony No. 2, “The Age of Anxiety”
Bernstein Selections from “West Side Story”
Leonard Slatkin Conductor
Makoto Ozone Piano
Mikaela Bennett Soprano
Miles Mykkanen Tenor
Jamie Bernstein Speaker
Theodore Wiprud Host
Habib Azar Stage Director
Support for Young People’s Concerts is provided by The Theodore H. Barth Foundation.
Major support for these concerts is provided by Laura Chang and Arnold Chavkin.