August 25th marks 100th anniversary of Leonard Bernstein, a great conductor and American pianist

August 25th marks 100th anniversary of Leonard Bernstein, a great conductor and American pianist

Leonard Bernstein (25.08.1918 - 14.10.1990)

Composer, conductor and pianist, Leonard Berstein marked the 20th century by his talent and left some of the most famous pages of American music, thanks, in particular, the score of the musical West Side Story. For eleven years, he was also the charismatic director of the New York Philharmonic Orchestra.