Interval at about 19.50. The concert ends at about 21.15.
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Leonard Bernstein was both a composer-conductor and a champion of human and civil rights. He fought for the rights of blacks and women, and for education for the young. His edgy, swinging works cry: Glitter and be gay!
James Gaffigan, conductor Elina Vähälä, violin Jenny Carlstedt, mezzo-soprano
Leonard Bernstein: Candide, overture Leonard Bernstein: Serenade for Violin and Orchestra Leonard Bernstein: Symphony No. 1 “Jeremiah” Leonard Bernstein: Symphonic Dances from West Side Story PRE-CONCERT TALK at 6 pm, Main Foyer: Leonard Bernstein. Discussion between conductor James Gaffigan and the FRSO Broadcast Producer Outi Paananen on Leonard Bernstein.