Legacy of a Maestro: Leonard Bernstein's Houston performances revisited amid Oscar buzz

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Saturday, March 9, 2024
Legacy of a Maestro in Houston
Leonard Bernstein is the focus of the film "Maestro," which was nominated for 7 Oscars. The legendary conductor was no stranger to H-town.

HOUSTON, Texas (KTRK) -- The film "Maestro" portrays the life of conductor and composer Leonard Bernstein. The movie is nominated for 7 Oscars, including Best Picture.

Bernstein was no stranger to Houston. He guest conducted the Houston Symphony on several occasions, including their 70th anniversary Concert at Miller Outdoor Theatre.

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