US conductor-composer Leonard Bernstein (left) with Jaap van Zweden, then a young violinist. Van Zweden, music director of the Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra, will take up the music directorship of the New York Philharmonic in autumn 2018, the same position that Bernstein took on 60 years ago. Photo: Courtesy of the Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra

Topic |   Classical music
US conductor-composer Leonard Bernstein (left) with Jaap van Zweden, then a young violinist. Van Zweden, music director of the Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra, will take up the music directorship of the New York Philharmonic in autumn 2018, the same position that Bernstein took on 60 years ago. Photo: Courtesy of the Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra
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