DVD + Blu-Ray:
Bernstein at 100 - The Centennial Celebration
The gala concert features a kaleidoscopic array of artists and ensembles from the worlds of classical music, film, and Broadway.
Bernstein at 100: The Centennial Celebration at Tanglewood © C Major Entertainment GmbH
Bernstein at 100 - West Side Story © Hilary Scott
Bernstein at 100 - John Williams, Yo-Yo Ma, Jessica Zhou © Chris Lee
The Bernstein Centennial Celebration at Tanglewood spotlights Bernstein's wide-ranging talents as a composer, his many gifts as a great interpreter and champion of other composers, and his role as an inspirer of a new generation of musicians and music lovers across the country and around the globe.
The gala concert features a kaleidoscopic array of artists and ensembles from the worlds of classical music, film, and Broadway. The entire first half of the program is dedicated to selections from such brilliant Bernstein works as Candide, West Side Story, Mass, and Serenade. Music from the classical canon very dear to Bernstein's heart-selections includes from Mahler's Des Knaben Wunderhorn, the finale of Mahler's Resurrection Symphony and music by Aaron Copland, plus a new work by John Williams.
BONUS: Bernstein at Tanglewood + Video Greetings
Original title Bernstein at 100: The Centennial Celebration at Tanglewood
Recording location Recorded live at Tanglewood, 25 August 2018
Duration 141 mins
Production Company A production of THIRTEEN Productions LLC, Boston Symphony Orchestra, Inc., C Major Entertainment, NHK, and WDR
Composer Leonard Bernstein, Gustav Mahler, John Williams, Aaron Copland
Orchestra / Band Boston Symphony Orchestra
Conductor Andris Nelsons, Christoph Eschenbach, Michael Tilson Thomas, John Williams, Keith Lockhart
Soloist Audra McDonald, Midori, Nadine Sierra, Yo-Yo Ma, Kian Soltani, Jessica Zhou, Susan Graham, Thomas Hampson,Tony Yazbeck, Isabel Leonard, Jessica Vosk
Director David Horn
Producer Richard R. Schilling, John Walker·
Executive Producer David Horn
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