All serenade articles

  • T8185_Leonard Bernstein, American pianist, conductor & composer, with New York Philharmonic

    Leonard Bernstein centenary: his contribution to string playing


    In this extract from an article exploring the great composer and conductor’s string legacy, Tully Potter takes a close look at the creation of his violin concerto in all but name, the Serenade after Plato’s Symposium

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    Violinist Joshua Bell performs Bernstein's Serenade


    Virtuoso violinist Joshua Bell rehearses Bernstein's Serenade with the New York Philharmonic conducted by Alan Gilbert in Istanbul in March 2013. The Strad's November 2014 issue , out now, explores the rich recording history of the work, which was written 60 years ago. Subscribe to The Strad ...