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Discovery Day: Leonard Bernstein

Carnegie Hall | Weill Recital Hall

12:30 PM to 5:30 PM
12:30 Welcome/Bernstein's New York: An Audio-Visual Overview
Barbara Haws

12:45 Panel Discussion: The Miracle of Television
Ron Simon, Moderator
Mary Ahern
Roger Englander
Janis Ian
Brian Rose

2:00 Break

2:30 Panel Discussion: Leonard Bernstein's Social Activism in Context
Paul Boyer, Moderator
Ira Glasser
Jonathan Rosenberg
Greg Sandow

4:00 Panel Discussion: Leonard Bernstein as New Yorker

Barbara Haws, Moderator
Burton Bernstein
Alex Bernstein
Jamie Bernstein
Nina Bernstein Simmons

Bernstein as media innovator. Bernstein as social activist. Bernstein as New Yorker. In this Discovery Day, all these subjects and more will be explored through a series of panel discussions and multimedia presentations, hosted by Barbara Haws, Archivist and Historian of the New York Philharmonic.
Sound Insights
Sound Insights is sponsored by Ernst & Young LLP
Major funding for Bernstein: The Best of All Possible Worlds has been provided by The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, The Horace W. Goldsmith Foundation, The Alice Tully Foundation, American Express, Bob and Martha Lipp, The Blanche and Irving Laurie Foundation, Nash Family Foundation, and Mr. and Mrs. A. Alfred Taubman.

Additional funding provided by GWFF USA Inc., and Linda and Stuart Nelson.

Generous support has also been provided by the National Endowment for the Arts.


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