Song Of The Day by Eric Berman - "Overture from Candide" by Leonard Bernstein

Song Of The Day - "Overture from Candide" by Leonard Bernstein

I was fortunate enough to have seen the very last Young People's Concert conducted by the maestro back in 1972. As you can see from this video Lenny was an emotional and flamboyant conductor. Here is one of his best pieces of music, the Overture to the 1956 musical "Candide" based on the story by Voltaire.

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