Thursday, September 13, 2012

Leonard Bernstein: On Modern Music

Leonard Bernstein appears on the Omnibus television series (January 13, 1957). This excerpt is taken from "Introduction to Modern Music." The show, created by Robert Saudek and hosted by Alastair Cooke as a live show from New York City, aired on various networks between 1952 and 1961. The premise of the show was to be both educational and entertaining, discussing science, the arts and the humanities.