In Focus: Leonard Bernstein
Sat 28 Apr 2018, 2.00PM
New Auditorium, Glasgow Royal Concert Hall, Glasgow
A 20th-century true renaissance man, Leonard Bernstein was a conductor, composer, pianist, educator, cultural ambassador and humanitarian. Join RSNO violinist Bill Chandler for a multimedia adventure into the world of America’s iconic, undisputed master of all trades. Linked to the RSNO’s birthday celebrations of Bernstein, this in-depth exploration of the man and his music will include musical extracts, interviews and archive video, promising to go behind the scenes and expose the forces that shaped the man who went on to change the face of classical music and its role in society.
This event is perfect for anyone who wants to dig deeper into the world of music’s great figures.