Hong Kong Philharmonic throws Centenary Bash for Leonard Bernstein
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Hong Kong Philharmonic will perform scores from West Side Story, Peter Pan, On the Waterfront and more, under the baton of British conductor John Wilson.
To celebrate the centenary of legendary American composer, conductor and musician Leonard Bernstein (1918 – 1990), the Hong Kong Philharmonic will perform a selection of favourites from musical, movie and stage.
The programme includes the song ‘New York, New York’ from the 1940s musical On The Town, ‘One Hundred Easy Ways to Lose a Man’ from Wonderful Town (1953), ‘Maria’ from the 1961 musical West Side Story and the soundtrack of the 1954 drama film On the Waterfront.