Starting a two-week stand at the Village Vanguard, the lyrical master interprets song for his own purposes
In an excerpt from a new biography, the great showman asks, ‘What does music mean?’
The dynamic conductor and genius behind ‘West Side Story’ also wrote classical works. Allen Shawn explores what they reveal.
Homosexuality, Jewishness, and Zionism, in the newly collected letters of the charismatic musician