Celebrating Bernstein


Friday, March 25, 2016 7:30PM

Celebrating Bernstein
Presale through May 3, 2016








The Phoenix Symphony celebrates the life, legacy and music of legendary Hollywood composer Elmer Bernstein. In coordination with Elmer’s sons, Peter and Gregory, and the Elmer Bernstein Estate, this world premiere multimedia performance offers a behind the scenes look at the iconic music from the Bernstein library. Enjoy scores and movies clips from cinematic favorites like The Magnificent Seven, The Great Escape, Age of Innocence, The Ten Commandments, To Kill A Mockingbird, Animal House, The Three Amigos and Ghostbusters as well as a special guest appearance by Mary Badham who played Scout in To Kill a Mockingbird. Conducted by son Peter Bernstein, this performance offers a look into the life of this iconic composer as movie clips are projected on a large screen above the orchestra.