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Celebrating Bernstein at 100

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A generation ago, when classical music still held sway in the popular culture, the influence of Leonard Bernstein (1918-1990) seemed unparalleled. As a world-class conductor, pianist, television educator, and composer of both Broadway musicals and serious concert works, “Lenny,” as his friends called him, was, from the 1940s onward, a durable part of the American fabric.

Now,…

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