Leonard Bernstein (1918-1990)


Twentieth Century Problems in Music: The Search for New Techniques
March 31-April 3 1960

New York Philharmoic
Leonard Bernstein, Music Director
Marni Nixon, Soprano
Mieczyslaw Horszowski, Pianist


  1. Leonard Bernstein - Introduction

  2. Henry Brant - Antiphony One

    Conductors: Leonard Bernstein (Strings)
    Stefan Bauer-Mengleberg (Percussions)
    Arnold Gamson (Woodwinds)
    Seymour Lipkin (Muted Brass)
    Howard Shanet (French Mora)

  3. Pierre Boulez - Improvisation sur Mallarmé I

  4. Pierre Boulez - Improvisation sur Mallarmé II

    First performances of the Boulez in the United States


Liner Notes [PDF, 1.3mb]