It's 100 years since the birth of the American conductor and composer Leonard Bernstein.

The New Zealand Symphony Orchestra presents: Bernstein at 100

 

Morgan James (vocals), New Zealand Symphony Orchestra/Brett Mitchell

BERNSTEIN: On the Town: Three Dance Episodes (1); The Treat Lover Displays Himself; On the Town: I can Cook Too; Three Dance Episodes (2); Lonely Town: Pas de Deux; Some Other Time; Three Dance Episodes (3); Times Square: 1944; arr Sid Ramin: Peter Pan: Dream with Me; Symphonic Suite from On the Waterfront; Candide: Overture; Candide begins his travels; It must be so; West Side Story: Balcony Scene; Symphonic Dances; Candide: Glitter and Be Gay; West Side Story: Somewhere

Recorded in Michael Fowler Centre, Wellington by RNZ