SEE-August26th:\u00a0 Google celebrated the\u00a0100th birth anniversary of the 'West Side Story' conductor and composer\u00a0Leonard Bernstein yesterday\u00a0with Saturday\u2019s Google Doodle.\r\n\r\n<img class="alignnone size-medium wp-image-11015" src="https:\/\/see.news\/wp-content\/uploads\/2018\/08\/leonard-bernstein-google-doodle-birthday-2018-billboard-1548-300x199.jpg" alt="" width="300" height="199" \/>\r\n\r\n \r\n\r\nLeonard Bernstein was born to Russian-Jewish immigrant parents in Lawrence, Massachusetts, on Aug. 25, 1918. He\u00a0died in 1990 at age 72 in New York City.\r\n\r\nHe was first introduced to music\u00a0at age 10 when his family received an upright piano.\u00a0The passionate legendary musician was considered as\u00a0the youngest conductor to lead the New York Philharmonic Symphony Orchestra.\r\n\r\n \r\n\r\n<img class="alignnone size-medium wp-image-11014" src="https:\/\/see.news\/wp-content\/uploads\/2018\/08\/download-11-300x169.jpg" alt="" width="300" height="169" \/>\r\n\r\n \r\n\r\nBernstein once wrote, " I want to conduct. I want to play the piano. I want to write for Hollywood. I want to write symphonic music. I want to keep on trying to be, in the full sense of that wonderful word, a musician. I also want to teach. I want to write books and poetry. And I think I can still do justice to them all."\r\n\r\nHe was not only a composer, he was also a skilled lecturer who published many books about music.\r\n\r\nHe was \u201cThe rock star of the classical music world,\u201dMitch Gershenfeld, president and CEO of the McCallum Theatre in Palm Desert said.\r\n\r\n\u201cI can\u2019t think of a single musician in history that has had the impact on so many different elements of music as Leonard Bernstein," he added.