ScriptsYoung People's Concerts Now, this big word means a lot of different things to a lot of different people; and we're going to try and clear up what it really . “The Philharmonic harnessed the power of technology when Leonard Bernstein hosted the televised Young People's Concerts half a century. houdini-connections.co.uk: Leonard Bernstein - Young People's Concerts / New York Philharmonic: Bernstein, New York Philharmonic: Movies & TV. How Leonard Bernstein introduced classical music to kids. In , a new type of television programming premiered on CBS, with Leonard Bernstein at the helm. He led the New York Philharmonic in. Bernstein conducted his first Young People's Concert on January 18, , just two weeks after becoming Music Director of the New York Philharmonic. Leonard Bernstein brought the Young People's Concerts to a new.