Leonard Bernstein – Omnibus (7)

The cultural hit TV-show of the 50s is brought back to your screens by medici.tv!

The Omnibus series was launched by the Ford foundation to improve America's knowledge. It quickly became a hit show of the 1950s and was awarded by seven Emmy Awards, among other prices. It was broadcast successively by ABC, CBS and NBC.

The 7 episodes, hosted and conceived by Leonard Bernstein, marked the maestro's TV debuts as a pedagogue. They are available on medici.tv! In 1954, the first episode of this series, dedicated to Beethoven's Fifth Symphony was so critically acclaimed that it made it to the cover of Life Magazine, two weeks later, on November 29...