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Leonard Bernstein
Overture to "Candide"

About Leonard Bernstein

American-born Leonard Bernstein became famous all over the world as a composer, a conductor, and a pianist. In addition to writing classical music, composed classic Broadway musicals, including West Side Story.

Track list:
Bernstein: Dances from West Side Story
Bernstein: For Elizabeth B. Ehrman
Bernstein: Chichester Pslams
Bernstein: Fancy Free
Bernstein: On the Town
Bernstein: Candide: Overture

Classics for Kids Quiz

1. 1.What name is on Leonard Bernsteinís birth certificate?

John

Charles

Louis

Leonard

Scott


2.What musical ability didnít Bernstein possess?

Playing Piano

Singing

Composing Music

Conducting an Orchestra


3. How did Bernstein bring classical music to a much wider audience?

Records

Radio

Internet

Television

Movies


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