1960's Bernstein Plays Brubeck Plays Bernstein features the New York Philharmonic with the Dave Brubeck Quartet complimented by conductor Leonard Berstein. "Dialogues for Jazz Combo and Orchestra" on Side A with 4 movements was composed by Howard Brubeck. It was performed by The New York Philharmonic Orchestra with The Dave Brubeck Quartet and conducted by Leonard Bernstein. Side B contains 5 compositions by Bernstein played by The Dave Brubeck Quartet. Howard Brubeck's liner notes state: "In this work an attempt is made to construct a score giving the orchestra an important part to play which adheres strictly to written notes, while the particular combination, or "combo," of jazz instruments, is free to improvise on the material of the movement..."