Wednesday, October 15, 2014
Friday, August 15, 2014
By WQXR Staff
In 1988, Lauren Bacall made a memorable appearance at Leonard Bernstein's 70th birthday gala at Tanglewood, serenading him with "The Saga of Lenny."
Thursday, May 22, 2014
Tonight at 9 pm, tune in for historic recordings of Leonard Bernstein conducting three Russian Romantic classics, including Shostakovich's powerful "Leningrad" Symphony.
Monday, September 16, 2013
By Amanda Angel
The start of the 2013-14 season is filled with question marks. Some point to the uncertainty of the future of classical music; others anticipate what we hope will be triumphant returns.
Wednesday, September 04, 2013
We asked you to tell us which child-inspired work you'd like to hear today at 12 pm and you voted for Britten's Young Persons' Guide to the Orchestra.
Friday, August 23, 2013
By Brian Wise
As Leonard Bernstein would have turned 95 on Sunday, a look at a forthcoming collection of his letters.
Sunday, July 14, 2013
In this November 1980 edition of This is My Music, Lloyd Moss interviews composer Marvin Hamlisch about his musical career. Hamlisch died last summer at age 68.
Thursday, April 11, 2013
This week's program digs into the New York Philharmonic archives and features conductors Leonard Bernstein, Jose Serebrier and Pierre Boulez, and soloists Sharon Isbin on guitar, and messo-sopranos Jan DeGaetani and Marilyn Horne.
Tuesday, January 08, 2013
By Gretta Cohn : Associate Producer, Soundcheck
This week our Check Ahead is something you can read! Get a glimpse into the new book from Jonathan Cott, called Dinner With Lenny: The Last Long Interview With Leonard Bernstein. It's a frank, passionate, and at times salty conversation with the late composer, conductor and educator.