Leonard Bernstein: A Research and Information Guide is an annotated bibliography and research guide on this popular American composer and conductor. It includes annotations on Bernstein's writings, performances, educational work, and major secondary sources. Also included are a biographical sketch, lists of compositions and arrangements, as well as lists of recordings and video. The second edition is updated to include research since the 1st edition was published in 2001, as well as online resources.
Table of Contents
1. The Life and Work of Leonard Bernstein 2. Leonard Bernstein’s Musical Style 3. An Annotated List of Bernstein’s Major Compositions 4. Selected Writings of Leonard Bernstein 5. Biographical Sources 6. Sources on Bernstein’s Compositions 7. Sources on Bernstein’s Allied Pursuits 8. A Selected List of Video Recordings Featuring Leonard Bernstein and His Music 9. Research Aids: Composition Catalog, Archives and Libraries, and Web Sites Composition Catalog Representative Archives and Libraries with Primary Materials Web Sites Index of Compositions and Arrangements Index of Authors, Editors, and Titles Index of Subjects
Paul Laird teaches at the University of Kansas.