Leonard Bernstein at 100

nycgo.com staff

With a musical legacy as far-reaching as Leonard Bernstein’s, it’s only fitting that the centennial of the birth of the prolific composer—and longtime New Yorker—spans two years and six continents. Here in NYC, celebratory events include a film presentation; a musical tribute by the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra; and an exhibition of costumes, notes and score sheets from Bernstein’s iconic musical, West Side Story. Explore these events and more below.


Discover Green-Wood Historic Trolley Tour

Visit the cemetery’s famous sites and residents, including Leonard Bernstein, on this guided tour.

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