Leonard Bernstein was both a worldwide celebrity and an enigma.
The Philharmonic unpacks “Lenny,” including his influences, his faults, and his personal passions.
The evening concludes with the elegant Serenade – after Plato’s “Symposium,” which unfolds as an elegy to the Good and the Beautiful.
Josep Caballé-Domenech, conductor
Thomas Wilson, author
Michael Hanson, violin