Music

Leonard Bernstein in Hollywood, 1944, with portable typewriter.
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MUSIC

Bernstein’s Best

To celebrate Leonard Bernstein's 100th birthday, performing arts organizations around the world - and especially in California - will give thousands of performances of his music this season.

Brian Wilson
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MUSIC

Brian in Winter

Once, Brian Wilson made music that celebrated youth and beaches. Now, as a senior citizen, he’s sounding increasingly washed up.