Anniversaries for Lenny

A centennial celebration from pianist Lara Downes, pairing the complete Anniversaries for piano by Leonard Bernstein with a set of newly commissioned Anniversaries for Lenny, composed in loving tribute to Bernstein on the occasion of his 100th birthday by a range of dynamic and diverse American composers.

A 2018 release on Sono Luminus records.


I worshipped him (still do) and would do anything to honor him.
— John Corigliano

COMPOSERS

Juantio Becenti
Eve Beglarian
Theo Bleckmann
William Bolcom
Jason Robert Brown
Michael Brown
John Corigliano
Daniel Felsenfeld
Donal Fox
Ricky Ian Gordon
Daron Hagen
Laura Karpman
David Rakowski
Ned Rorem
Daniel Roumain
Eleonor Sandresky
Stephen Schwartz
Bright Sheng
Craig Urquart
Julian Wachner