Leonard Bernstein at 100

nycgo.com staff
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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.

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Leonard Bernstein At 100
Dec
13

Museums & Galleries
Leonard Bernstein At 100

This traveling exhibit from the Grammy Museum presents photos and artifacts from Bernstein's career.

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Discover Green-Wood Historic Trolley Tour
Dec
17

Tours
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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New Year's Eve: Bernstein on Broadway
Dec
31

Music
New Year's Eve: Bernstein on Broadway

Celebrate the Philharmonic's beloved Laureate Conductor with musical favorites, led by Bramwell Tovey.

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Music on Film: Leonard Bernstein
Feb
25

Film & TV
Music on Film: Leonard Bernstein

See a master at work as Leonard Bernstein grapples with the searing emotions of Shostakovich’s Fifth Symphony.

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Candide
Apr
18

Performing Arts
Candide

Carnegie Hall and the Orchestra of St. Luke's mark the Bernstein centennial

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All Robbins No. 1: The Bernstein Collaborations
May
4

Performing Arts
All Robbins No. 1: The Bernstein Collaborations

Two American masters converge in these high-energy story ballets.

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Wall to Wall Leonard Bernstein
May
19

Performing Arts
Wall to Wall Leonard Bernstein

Head to Symphony Space for a free concert in celebration of the maestro's centennial.

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