playlist

Best of Leonard Bernstein

Happy 100th, Lenny! Celebrate with the greatest moments from all aspects of his career.

100 songs (8 hours and 1 minute) curated by Amazon's Music Experts
1
West Side Story (Original Broadway Cast): West Side Story (Original Broadway Cast): West Side Story (Original Broadway Cast): West Side Story (Original Broadway Cast): Act I: America
Original Broadway Cast of West Side Story - West Side Story (Original Broadway Cast) [Remastered]
4:34
2
Mendelssohn: Symphony No. 4 In A Major, Op. 90, MWV N 16 - "Italian" - 1. Allegro vivace (Live)
Israel Philharmonic Orchestra & Leonard Bernstein - Mendelssohn: Symphonies No.4 "Italian" & No.5 "Reformation" (Live)
10:47
3
Mendelssohn: Symphony No. 4 In A Major, Op. 90, MWV N 16 - "Italian" - 2. Andante con moto (Live)
Israel Philharmonic Orchestra & Leonard Bernstein - Mendelssohn: Symphonies No.4 "Italian" & No.5 "Reformation" (Live)
6:48
4
Mendelssohn: Symphony No. 4 In A Major, Op. 90, MWV N 16 - "Italian" - 3. Con moto moderato (Live)
Israel Philharmonic Orchestra & Leonard Bernstein - Mendelssohn: Symphonies No.4 "Italian" & No.5 "Reformation" (Live)
6:55
5
Mendelssohn: Symphony No. 4 in A Major, Op. 90, MWV N 16 - "Italian" - 4. Saltarello (Live)
Israel Philharmonic Orchestra & Leonard Bernstein - Mendelssohn: Symphonies No.4 "Italian" & No.5 "Reformation" (Live)
5:58
6
Big Stuff (Prologue / From "Fancy Free")
Billie Holiday - Jazz Loves Bernstein
2:31
7
4 Dance Episodes from Rodeo: 4 Dance Episodes from Rodeo: 4 Dance Episodes from Rodeo: 4 Dance Episodes from Rodeo: I. Buckaroo Holiday
Leonard Bernstein - Copland: Appalachian Spring, Rodeo, Billy the Kid & Fanfare for the Common Man
6:58
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4 Dance Episodes from Rodeo: 4 Dance Episodes from Rodeo: II. Corral Nocturne
Leonard Bernstein - Copland: Appalachian Spring, Rodeo, Billy the Kid & Fanfare for the Common Man
3:59
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4 Dance Episodes from Rodeo: 4 Dance Episodes from Rodeo: 4 Dance Episodes from Rodeo: 4 Dance Episodes from Rodeo: III. Saturday Night Waltz
Leonard Bernstein - Copland: Appalachian Spring, Rodeo, Billy the Kid & Fanfare for the Common Man
4:09
10
4 Dance Episodes from Rodeo: 4 Dance Episodes from Rodeo: IV. Hoe Down
Leonard Bernstein - Copland: Appalachian Spring, Rodeo, Billy the Kid & Fanfare for the Common Man
3:06
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West Side Story (Original Broadway Cast): West Side Story (Original Broadway Cast): West Side Story (Original Broadway Cast): West Side Story (Original Broadway Cast): Act II: I Feel Pretty
Original Broadway Cast of West Side Story - West Side Story (Original Broadway Cast) [Remastered]
2:47
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Beethoven: Symphony No.6 In F, Op.68 - "Pastoral" - 1. Erwachen heiterer Empfindungen bei der Ankunft auf dem Lande: Allegro ma non troppo (Live)
Wiener Philharmoniker, Leonard Bernstein & Ludwig van Beethoven - Beethoven: The 9 Symphonies (5 CD's)
11:40
13
Beethoven: Symphony No.6 In F, Op.68 - "Pastoral" - 2. Szene am Bach: (Andante molto mosso) (Live)
Wiener Philharmoniker, Leonard Bernstein & Ludwig van Beethoven - Beethoven: The 9 Symphonies (5 CD's)
13:20
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Beethoven: Symphony No.6 In F, Op.68 - "Pastoral" - 3. Lustiges Zusammensein der Landleute (Allegro) (Live)
Wiener Philharmoniker, Leonard Bernstein & Ludwig van Beethoven - Beethoven: The 9 Symphonies (5 CD's)
5:25
15
Beethoven: Symphony No.6 In F, Op.68 - "Pastoral" - 4. Gewitter, Sturm (Allegro) (Live)
Wiener Philharmoniker, Leonard Bernstein & Ludwig van Beethoven - Beethoven: The 9 Symphonies (5 CD's)
3:43
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Beethoven: Symphony No.6 In F, Op.68 - "Pastoral" - 5. Hirtengesang. Frohe und dankbare Gefühle nach dem Sturm: Allegretto (Live)
Wiener Philharmoniker, Leonard Bernstein & Ludwig van Beethoven - Beethoven: The 9 Symphonies (5 CD's)
10:17
17
Candide (1974) (Highlights): Candide (1974): Overture
New Broadway Cast of Candide (1974) & John Mauceri - Candide (New Broadway Cast Recording (1974))
4:12
18
Bernstein: On The Waterfront - Symphonic Suite From The Film - 1. Andante (With Dignity) - Presto barbaro
Israel Philharmonic Orchestra & Leonard Bernstein - Leonard Bernstein: Highlights (2 CDs)
3:17
19
Bernstein: On The Waterfront - Symphonic Suite From The Film - 2. Adagio - Allegro molto agitato - Alla breve (Poco più mosso) - Presto come prima
Israel Philharmonic Orchestra & Leonard Bernstein - Leonard Bernstein: Highlights (2 CDs)
2:23
20
Bernstein: On The Waterfront - Symphonic Suite From The Film - 3. Andante largamente - More Flowing - Lento
Israel Philharmonic Orchestra & Leonard Bernstein - Leonard Bernstein: Highlights (2 CDs)
5:11
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Bernstein: On The Waterfront - Symphonic Suite From The Film - 4. Moving Forward - Largamente - Andante come prima
Israel Philharmonic Orchestra & Leonard Bernstein - Leonard Bernstein: Highlights (2 CDs)
3:45
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Bernstein: On The Waterfront - Symphonic Suite From The Film - 5. Allegro non troppo, molto marcato - Poco più sostenuto
Israel Philharmonic Orchestra & Leonard Bernstein - Leonard Bernstein: Highlights (2 CDs)
4:44
23
Bernstein: On The Waterfront - Symphonic Suite From The Film - 6. A Tempo (Poco più sostenuto)
Israel Philharmonic Orchestra & Leonard Bernstein - Leonard Bernstein: Highlights (2 CDs)
2:19
24
Fanfare for the Common Man
Leonard Bernstein - Bernstein Conducts Copland
2:01
25
Candide, Act II (Remastered): Candide, Act II (Remastered): Finale. Make Our Garden Grow
Robert Rounseville, Barbara Cook, Irra Petina, Max Adrian & Original Broadway Cast of Candide - Candide (Original Broadway Cast Recording)
4:18
26
Who Am I?
Linda Eder (wendy), Daniel Narducci (captain Hook) & Alaxander Frey - Bernstein: Peter Pan
3:45
27
Tchaikovsky: Romeo And Juliet, Fantasy Overture - TH.42 (Live)
Israel Philharmonic Orchestra & Leonard Bernstein - Tchaikovsky: Romeo & Juliet, Francesca da Rimini (Live)
20:14
28
Bernstein: Slava! - A Political Overture
Israel Philharmonic Orchestra & Leonard Bernstein - Bernstein: The Essentials
4:10
29
Mendelssohn: The Hebrides (Fingal's Cave), Op.26, MWV P7 (Live)
Israel Philharmonic Orchestra & Leonard Bernstein - Mendelssohn: Symphony No.3, Hebrides Overture (Live)
9:56
30
Bernstein: On The Town - 2. New York, New York (Live)
Thomas Hampson, Kurt Ollmann, David Garrison, London Symphony Orchestra & Michael Tilson Thomas - Bernstein: On The Town
4:00
31
Bernstein: Dybbuk Suite No.2 - 1. The Messengers
New York Philharmonic Orchestra & Leonard Bernstein - Bernstein: Symphony No.3 "Kaddish", Dybbuk Suite No.2
2:05
32
Bernstein: Dybbuk Suite No.2 - 2. Leah
New York Philharmonic Orchestra & Leonard Bernstein - Bernstein: Symphony No.3 "Kaddish", Dybbuk Suite No.2
3:00
33
Bernstein: Dybbuk Suite No.2 - 3. 5 Kabbalah Variations
New York Philharmonic Orchestra & Leonard Bernstein - Bernstein: Symphony No.3 "Kaddish", Dybbuk Suite No.2
6:34
34
Bernstein: Dybbuk Suite No.2 - 4. Dream
New York Philharmonic Orchestra & Leonard Bernstein - Bernstein: Symphony No.3 "Kaddish", Dybbuk Suite No.2
5:24
35
West Side Story: West Side Story: West Side Story: Act II: Somewhere
Johnny Green - West Side Story
2:04
36
1600 Pennsylvania Avenue, 1976: I. The President Jefferson March
John McGlinn feat. David Gaines, Judy Kaye, Kevin Colson, Linda Richardson & Tracey Miller - Essential Bernstein
5:39
37
Mendelssohn: Symphony No. 3 In A Minor, Op. 56, MWV N 18 - "Scottish" - 1. Andante con moto - Allegro un poco agitato - Assai animato - Andante come prima (Live)
Israel Philharmonic Orchestra & Leonard Bernstein - Mendelssohn: Symphony No.3, Hebrides Overture (Live)
13:51
38
Mendelssohn: Symphony No. 3 In A Minor, Op. 56, MWV N 18 - "Scottish" - 2. Vivace non troppo (Live)
Israel Philharmonic Orchestra & Leonard Bernstein - Mendelssohn: Symphony No.3, Hebrides Overture (Live)
4:09
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Mendelssohn: Symphony No. 3 In A Minor, Op. 56, MWV N 18 - "Scottish" - 3. Adagio (Live)
Israel Philharmonic Orchestra & Leonard Bernstein - Mendelssohn: Symphony No.3, Hebrides Overture (Live)
11:14
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Mendelssohn: Symphony No. 3 In A Minor, Op. 56, MWV N 18 - "Scottish" - 4. Allegro vivacissimo - Allegro maestoso assai (Live)
Israel Philharmonic Orchestra & Leonard Bernstein - Mendelssohn: Symphony No.3, Hebrides Overture (Live)
9:58
41
Build My House
Linda Eder (wendy), Daniel Narducci (captain Hook) & Alaxander Frey - Bernstein: Peter Pan
6:20
42
Fancy Free Ballet: Fancy Free Ballet: II. Scene at the Bar
Leonard Bernstein - Bernstein: Fancy Free Ballet & Three Dance Episodes (From "On the Town") & More (Remastered)
1:40
43
Wonderful Town, Act 1: No. 7, A Little Bit in Love (Eileen)
Sir Simon Rattle - Bernstein: Wonderful Town
2:58
44
Candide, Act I (Remastered): Candide, Act I (Remastered): Glitter and be Gay
Barbara Cook - Candide (Original Broadway Cast Recording)
5:44
45
Bernstein: Serenade After Plato's "Symposium" - 1. Phaedrus - Pausanias: Lento - Allegro marcato (Live)
Gidon Kremer, Israel Philharmonic Orchestra & Leonard Bernstein - Bernstein: Serenade, Fancy Free (Live)
6:45
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Bernstein: Serenade After Plato's "Symposium" - 2. Aristophanes: Allegretto (Live)
Gidon Kremer, Israel Philharmonic Orchestra & Leonard Bernstein - Bernstein: Serenade, Fancy Free (Live)
4:11
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Bernstein: Serenade After Plato's "Symposium" - 3. Erixymachus: Presto (Live)
Gidon Kremer, Israel Philharmonic Orchestra & Leonard Bernstein - Bernstein: Serenade, Fancy Free (Live)
1:30
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Bernstein: Serenade After Plato's "Symposium" - 4. Agathon: Adagio (Live)
Gidon Kremer, Israel Philharmonic Orchestra & Leonard Bernstein - Bernstein: Serenade, Fancy Free (Live)
6:32
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Bernstein: Serenade After Plato's "Symposium" - 5. Socrates - Alcibiades: Molto tenuto - Allegro molto vivace (Live)
Gidon Kremer, Israel Philharmonic Orchestra & Leonard Bernstein - Bernstein: Serenade, Fancy Free (Live)
10:34
50
West Side Story: West Side Story: West Side Story: Act I: Something's Coming
Johnny Green, Jim Bryant & West Side Story Orchestra - West Side Story
2:32
51
Bizet: Carmen, WD 31 / Act 4 - "Carmen, un bon conseil"
Colette Boky, Marcia Baldwin, Marilyn Horne, Metropolitan Opera Orchestra & Leonard Bernstein - The Leonard Bernstein Collection - Volume 1 - Part 3
1:53
52
Bernstein: Concerto For Orchestra "Jubilee Games" - 1. Free-Style Events: Allegro con brio, giocoso
José Eduardo Chama, Israel Philharmonic Orchestra & Leonard Bernstein - Bernstein conducts Bernstein (7 CDs)
7:27
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Bernstein: Concerto For Orchestra "Jubilee Games" - 2. Mixed Doubles: Theme And Seven Variations
José Eduardo Chama, Israel Philharmonic Orchestra & Leonard Bernstein - Bernstein conducts Bernstein (7 CDs)
10:31
54
Bernstein: Concerto For Orchestra "Jubilee Games" - 3. Diaspora Dances: Vivace
José Eduardo Chama, Israel Philharmonic Orchestra & Leonard Bernstein - Bernstein conducts Bernstein (7 CDs)
6:13
55
Bernstein: Concerto For Orchestra "Jubilee Games" - 4. Benediction: Moderato, invocando
José Eduardo Chama, Israel Philharmonic Orchestra & Leonard Bernstein - Bernstein conducts Bernstein (7 CDs)
5:50
56
Candide, Act I: The Best of All Possible Worlds
Max Adrian, Barbara Cook, Robert Rounseville & Candide Ensemble - Candide (Original Broadway Cast Recording)
3:23
57
Spring Will Come Again
Linda Eder (wendy), Daniel Narducci (captain Hook) & Alaxander Frey - Bernstein: Peter Pan
3:26
58
Missa brevis: Kyrie
Simon Baker - Bernstein: Kaddish / Chichester Psalms / Missa Brevis
1:00
59
Missa brevis: Gloria
Simon Baker - Bernstein: Kaddish / Chichester Psalms / Missa Brevis
3:02
60
Missa brevis: Sanctus
Simon Baker - Bernstein: Kaddish / Chichester Psalms / Missa Brevis
1:14
61
Missa brevis: Benedictus
Simon Baker - Bernstein: Kaddish / Chichester Psalms / Missa Brevis
1:30
62
Missa brevis: Agnus Dei
Simon Baker - Bernstein: Kaddish / Chichester Psalms / Missa Brevis
2:25
63
Missa brevis: Agnus Dei: Dona nobis pacem
Simon Baker - Bernstein: Kaddish / Chichester Psalms / Missa Brevis
2:25
64
West Side Story: West Side Story: West Side Story: West Side Story: Act I: Maria
Johnny Green, Jim Bryant & West Side Story Orchestra - West Side Story
2:35
65
Wonderful Town, Act 2: No. 19, Wrong Note Rag (Ruth, Eileen, Chorus)
Sir Simon Rattle - Bernstein: Wonderful Town
2:25
66
Plank Round
Linda Eder (wendy), Daniel Narducci (captain Hook) & Alaxander Frey - Bernstein: Peter Pan
2:16
67
Sonata for Clarinet and Piano - Arrangement for Clarinet and Orchestra: I. Grazioso
Richard Stoltzman - Copland: Clarinet Concerto - Gershwin: Three Preludes - Bernstein: Sonata for Clarinet
4:22
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Sonata for Clarinet and Piano - Arrangement for Clarinet and Orchestra: II. Andantino - Vivace e leggiero
Richard Stoltzman - Copland: Clarinet Concerto - Gershwin: Three Preludes - Bernstein: Sonata for Clarinet
7:28
69
Bizet: Carmen, WD 31 / Act 2 - "Votre toast ... je peux vous le rendre"
Colette Boky, Marcia Baldwin, Marilyn Horne, Tom Krause, Metropolitan Opera Orchestra, Leonard Bernstein, The Manhattan Opera Chorus & John Mauceri - The Leonard Bernstein Collection - Volume 1 - Part 3
5:32
70
4 Anniversaries: I. For Felicia Montealegre
Leann Osterkamp - Bernstein: The Complete Solo Piano Works
2:08
71
4 Anniversaries: II. For Johnny Mehegan
Leann Osterkamp - Bernstein: The Complete Solo Piano Works
0:41
72
4 Anniversaries: III. For David Diamond
Leann Osterkamp - Bernstein: The Complete Solo Piano Works
1:32
73
4 Anniversaries: IV. For Helen Coates
Leann Osterkamp - Bernstein: The Complete Solo Piano Works
1:17
74
Take Care Of This House From 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue
Leonard Bernstein - The Bernstein Songbook
3:05
75
Bernstein: Prelude, Fugue And Riffs For Clarinet And Jazz Ensemble - 1. Prelude (For The Brass) Fast And Exact (Live)
Peter Schmidl, Wiener Philharmoniker & Leonard Bernstein - Bernstein: The Best Of All Possible Worlds
1:52
76
Bernstein: Prelude, Fugue And Riffs For Clarinet And Jazz Ensemble - 2. Fugue (For The Saxes) Exactly The Same Beat (Live)
Peter Schmidl, Wiener Philharmoniker & Leonard Bernstein - Bernstein: The Best Of All Possible Worlds
1:50
77
Bernstein: Prelude, Fugue And Riffs For Clarinet And Jazz Ensemble - 3. Riffs (For Everyone) (Live)
Peter Schmidl, Wiener Philharmoniker & Leonard Bernstein - Bernstein: The Best Of All Possible Worlds
4:30
78
West Side Story (Original Broadway Cast): Act I: Tonight
Original Broadway Cast of West Side Story - West Side Story (Original Broadway Cast) [Remastered]
3:53
79
Fancy Free Ballet: Fancy Free Ballet: VI. Three Dance Variations: Variation I (Galop)
Leonard Bernstein - Bernstein: Fancy Free Ballet & Three Dance Episodes (From "On the Town") & More (Remastered)
1:21
80
Peter, Peter
Linda Eder (wendy), Daniel Narducci (captain Hook) & Alaxander Frey - Bernstein: Peter Pan
2:57
81
Bernstein: Symphony No.2 "The Age Of Anxiety" / Part 1 - 1. The Prologue. Lento moderato (Live)
Lukas Foss, Israel Philharmonic Orchestra & Leonard Bernstein - Bernstein: Chichester Psalms; Symphonies Nos.1 & 2
2:28
82
Bernstein: Symphony No.2 "The Age Of Anxiety" / Part 1 - 2. The Seven Ages. Var. I-VII (Live)
Lukas Foss, Israel Philharmonic Orchestra & Leonard Bernstein - Bernstein: Chichester Psalms; Symphonies Nos.1 & 2
8:16
83
Bernstein: Symphony No.2 "The Age Of Anxiety" / Part 1 - 3. The Seven Stages. Var. VIII-XIV (Live)
Lukas Foss, Israel Philharmonic Orchestra & Leonard Bernstein - Bernstein: Chichester Psalms; Symphonies Nos.1 & 2
6:05
84
Bernstein: Symphony No.2 "The Age Of Anxiety" / Part 2 - 1. The Dirge. Largo (Live)
Lukas Foss, Israel Philharmonic Orchestra & Leonard Bernstein - Bernstein: Chichester Psalms; Symphonies Nos.1 & 2
6:00
85
Bernstein: Symphony No.2 "The Age Of Anxiety" / Part 2 - 2. The Masque. Extremely Fast (Live)
Lukas Foss, Israel Philharmonic Orchestra & Leonard Bernstein - Bernstein: Chichester Psalms; Symphonies Nos.1 & 2
4:42
86
Bernstein: Symphony No.2 "The Age Of Anxiety" / Part 2 - 3. The Epilogue. L'istesso tempo - Adagio - Andante - Con moto (Live)
Lukas Foss, Israel Philharmonic Orchestra & Leonard Bernstein - Bernstein: Chichester Psalms; Symphonies Nos.1 & 2
8:09
87
Fancy Free Ballet: Fancy Free Ballet: VII. Finale
Leonard Bernstein - Bernstein: Fancy Free Ballet & Three Dance Episodes (From "On the Town") & More (Remastered)
4:37
88
West Side Story: Act II: Cool
Tucker Smith & West Side Story Orchestra - West Side Story
4:22
89
Bernstein: Dance Suite - 1. Dancisca (For Antony). Vivo, celebrante
Brass Ensemble of the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra - Bernstein: Ensemble & Chamber Music
0:56
90
Bernstein: Dance Suite - 2. Waltz (For Agnes). Tempo di Valse
Brass Ensemble of the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra - Bernstein: Ensemble & Chamber Music
0:49
91
Bernstein: Dance Suite - 3. Bi-Tango (For Misha). Allegretto grazioso
Brass Ensemble of the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra - Bernstein: Ensemble & Chamber Music
0:40
92
Bernstein: Dance Suite - 4. Two-Step (For Mr. B.). Allegretto leggeremente
Brass Ensemble of the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra - Bernstein: Ensemble & Chamber Music
0:33
93
Bernstein: Dance Suite - 5. M T V (For Jerry). Cool
Brass Ensemble of the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra - Bernstein: Ensemble & Chamber Music
2:19
94
Symphony No. 3, "Kaddish": Ia. Invocation
Ann Murray - Bernstein: Kaddish / Chichester Psalms / Missa Brevis
3:22
95
Symphony No. 3, "Kaddish": Ib. Kaddish 1
Ann Murray - Bernstein: Kaddish / Chichester Psalms / Missa Brevis
4:53
96
Symphony No. 3, "Kaddish": IIa. Din Torah
Ann Murray - Bernstein: Kaddish / Chichester Psalms / Missa Brevis
6:58
97
Symphony No. 3, "Kaddish": IIb. Kaddish 2
Ann Murray - Bernstein: Kaddish / Chichester Psalms / Missa Brevis
8:39
98
Symphony No. 3, "Kaddish": IIIa. Scherzo
Ann Murray - Bernstein: Kaddish / Chichester Psalms / Missa Brevis
4:27
99
Symphony No. 3, "Kaddish": IIIb. Kaddish 3
Ann Murray - Bernstein: Kaddish / Chichester Psalms / Missa Brevis
2:49
100
Symphony No. 3, "Kaddish": IIIc. Finale
Ann Murray - Bernstein: Kaddish / Chichester Psalms / Missa Brevis
10:38