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Bernstein, Leonard

Syllabification: Bern·stein, Leonard
Pronunciation: /
 
ˈbərnˌstēn/

Definition of Bernstein, Leonard in English:

( 1918–90), US composer, conductor, and pianist. He was a conductor with the New York Philharmonic Orchestra 1945–48 and 1957–69. Notable works: The Age of Anxiety (symphony, 1947–49), West Side Story (musical, 1957), and music for the movie On the Waterfront (1954).

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