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Bernstein, Leonard [Louis ]locked

  • Paul R. Laird
  •  and David Schiff


(b Lawrence, MA, 25 Aug 1918; d New York, NY, 14 Oct 1990). American conductor and composer. His accomplishments as a conductor, composer of musical theater and concert works, and musical educator through television mark Bernstein as an unusually versatile figure. Among his most lasting contributions are his tenure as music director of the New York Philharmonic and the score to the Broadway musical ...

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