Carl St.Clair, conductor
Benjamin Pasternack, piano
Dawn Upshaw, soprano
Jamie Bernstein, special guest host
The first American-born conductor to become a superstar, Leonard Bernstein changed the face of music. Together with other artists who were privileged to work with the fabled conductor, Music Director Carl St.Clair offers a heartfelt tribute to the man he calls the greatest influence on his musical life.
Bernstein: Symphony No. 2, “Age of Anxiety”
Bernstein: Arias and Barcarolles
Bernstein: Selections from “Trouble in Tahiti”
Bernstein: Selections from “Wonderful Town”
Bernstein: “Somewhere” from “West Side Story”
Bernstein: Overture to “Candide”
Music Unwound enhancements thanks to a generous grant from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation.