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Mannes Sounds Festival 2018 Opening Concert

Friday, February 16, 2018 at 8:00 pm

John L. Tishman Auditorium, University Center 63 Fifth Avenue, Room U100, New York, NY 10003

Since 1999, Mannes has presented a yearlong music festival every year. Each festival includes more than 20 events performed by the school's gifted young student artists, distinguished faculty members, and renowned guests, at prestigious New York City concert venues and cultural institutions. The festivals are an outstanding component of the total Mannes program.

“Mannes Celebrates Leonard Bernstein at 100” 
Narrated by Jamie Bernstein and curated by Amy Burton,  Mannes celebrates the life of this great American composer with excerpts from Candide, Mass, Songfest, Anniversaries, Clarinet Sonata, On the Town & West Side Story 

Sponsored by The New School's Mannes School of Music.

Event Type

Music Performances


General Public


Performing Arts


College of Performing Arts, Mannes School of Music




Free; no tickets or reservations required; seating is first-come first-served

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