Season 36, Episode 6 Bernstein and Gershwin
First Aired: December 31, 2011
A New Year's Eve gala with the New York Philharmonic, music director Alan Gilbert and pianist Jean-Yves Thibaudet features works by Leonard Bernstein and George Gershwin, including Bernstein's "Overture to Candide" and "Symphonic Dances from West Side Story"; and Gershwin's Concerto in F and "Rhapsody in Blue."
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- Premiered: January 30, 1976
- Rating: TV-G
- Premise: Classical selections, dance, opera, jazz and other music from New York's Lincoln Center. Winner of numerous Emmys and two Peabody Awards, it's one of TV's most durable cultural showcases. In 1976, the year of its debut, it featured the first live telecasts… (more)