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1958-59 Scrapbook (Part 4 of 5), Jan 16, 1959 - Aug 31, 1959

- Bernstein On The Town revival off-Broadway and "West Side Story" opening in London - U.S.-Israel Cultural Fund honors Bernstein - Bernstein recognized for "outstanding contribution to serious music on television" by Sylvania TV Awards - Bernstein participates in Harry S. Truman 75th birthday celebration telecast - Krips conducts Beethoven Triple Concerto, featuring John Corigliano, violin, Laszlo Varga, cello, and Bernstein, piano - Dimitri Mitropoulos suffers heart attack - John Barbirolli returns to conduct the Philharmonic for the first time in fifteen years - Thomas Schippers conducts at the Spoleto Festival in Italy - Kostelanetz and wife Lily Pons pursue divorce - Composers Becker, Riegger, and Ruggles at Philharmonic preview - Lincoln Center Square demolition, fundraising, design, ground-breaking, and construction - President Eisenhower breaks ground at Lincoln Arts Center
Project Funder
  • Leon Levy Foundation
Preferred Citation
1958-59 Scrapbook (Part 4 of 5), 16 Jan 1959 - 31 Aug 1959, Folder 555-077-02, Communications/Public Relations Records, New York Philharmonic Shelby White & Leon Levy Digital Archives.