Search results for "Leonard Bernstein"

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Satchmo The Great (1957)

In this 1957 biography film of the jazz-great Louis "Satchmo" Armstrong, he and his band tour the world as American good-will ambassadors bring jazz at its best to the people ...  (more)

CAST:  Louis Armstrong  •  Leonard Bernstein  •  Edward R. Murrow

Benjamin Britten: A Time There Was (1979)

A portrait of one of England's greatest composers. Winner of the Prix Italia.  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
DIRECTION:  Tony Palmer
CAST:  Janet Baker  •  Benjamin Britten  •  Leonard Bernstein  •  Julian Bream

The Making of West Side Story (1985)

A documentary which shows, in great detail, the making of the 1985 Bernstein-conducted recording of the entire score of "West Side Story", featuring operatic stars.  (more)

GENRES: Documentary • Music
DIRECTION:  Christopher Swann  •  Humphrey Burton  •  Thomas Skinner
CAST:  Leonard Bernstein  •  José Carreras  •  Kiri Te Kanawa  •  Tatiana Troyanos

West Side Stories: The Making of a Classic (2016)

As the world prepares to celebrate the 60th anniversary of West Side Story in 2017, dancer Bruno Tonioli and broadcaster Suzy Klein go in search of the true stories behind the ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
DIRECTION:  Ursula MacFarlane
CAST:  Bruno Tonioli  •  Suzy Klein  •  Stephen Sondheim  •  Chita Rivera

American Masters: Leonard Bernstein: Reaching for the Note (1998)

The life of the composer, shaped by his Jewish heritage, his morality and his playful sense of humor.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Susan Lacy

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