Live From Lincoln Center: Bernstein And Gershwin
Airs Saturday, December 31, 2011 at 9 p.m. on KPBS TV
Tuesday, December 20, 2011
Live From Lincoln Center brings the best of Lincoln Center’s world-class performances as they happen from Lincoln Center’s resident companies and soloists including hundreds of the world’s greatest artists.
The New York Philharmonic’s New Year’s Eve Gala celebrates the music of American 20th-century composers Leonard Bernstein and George Gershwin, conducted by music director Alan Gilbert, with star pianist Jean-Yves Thibaudet.
Celebrate the start of the New Year with this glamorous evening featuring Bernstein’s Overture to "Candide" and Gershwin’s "Rhapsody in Blue." Alec Baldwin hosts the broadcast.