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Tuesday, February 16, 2010

Lenny and LvB on TV

NYT today has big front page piece, and huge photo, on its Arts section about the release of new DVD of Leonard Bernstein's Sunday Omnibus TV shows from the mid- to late-1950s. As a youth I remember them well--not the content, really, but being on the tube with this guy chatting about classical music. His entire show on Beethoven's Fifth Symphony--and the changes the composer made -- has been up on YouTube for awhile, here is part I:

1 comment:

monika said...

I am wishing him good luck for releasing his DVD. I watched Sunday Omnibus TV shows in my Satellite TV .