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1959 Tour of Europe and the Near East Scrapbook (Part 2 of 2), Feb 27, 1959 - Oct 1, 1959

-Concert announcements and reviews during the 1959 Tour of Europe and the Near East -1959 European tour is longest in orchestra's history; Includes first-ever visits to 11 countries: Bulgaria, Finland, Holland, Lebanon, Luxembourg, Norway, Poland, Russia, Sweden, Turkey, and Yugoslavia -Foreign press and translations from Greece, Lebanon, Turkey, Austria, Poland, Russia, Netherlands, Germany, Luxembourg, France, Switzerland, Yugoslavia, Italy, Norway, Finland, Sweden, England, New Zealand, and the Philippines -Pasternak, Boris attends performance in Moscow; greets Bernstein afterward -Bernstein gives lecture at Moscow concert -Foreign press profiles and reviews of Leonard Bernstein's preformance leading the Philharmonic on tour -Union dispute with musicians almost causes Philharmonic to cncel European Tour
Project Funder
  • Leon Levy Foundation
Preferred Citation
1959 Tour of Europe and the Near East Scrapbook (Part 2 of 2), 27 Feb 1959 - 1 Oct 1959, Folder 555-079-02, Communications/Public Relations Records, New York Philharmonic Shelby White & Leon Levy Digital Archives.

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