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West Side Story : Original Broadway Cast Recording (1998, original release: 1957)
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MusicCD/MUSICALS/WESTDue 03-28-18
Published: New York, NY : Columbia Broadway Masterworks : Sony Classical, [1998]
Series: Columbia Broadway masterworks.
Description:  1 audio disc : digital, stereophonic ; 4 3/4 in
ISBN/ISSN: 6305128189 a,
Language:  English

Digitally remastered

Originally released as OL 5230, Sept. 1957, and 1961 (symphonic dances)

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Program notes and synopsis by Ken Mandelbaum (14 p. : ill.) inserted in container

Carol Lawrence ; Larry Kert ; Chita Rivera ; Art Smith ; supporting soloists ; orchestra ; Max Goberman, conductor

Recorded Sept. 29, 1957, at Columbia 30th Street Studio, New York City, and Mar. 6, 1961, Manhattan Center, New York City (symphonic dances)

Prologue -- Jet song -- Something's coming -- The dance at the gym -- Maria -- Tonight -- America -- Cool -- One hand, one heart -- Tonight : (quintet and chorus) -- The rumble -- I feel pretty -- Somewhere : (ballet) -- Gee, Officer Krupke -- A boy like that/I have a love -- Finale -- Bonus tracks : Symphonic dances. Prologue ; Somewhere ; Scherzo ; Mambo ; Cha-cha ; Meeting scene ; Cool fugue ; Rumble ; Finale (New York Philharmonic ; Leonard Bernstein, conductor)

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Additional Credits:
Sondheim, Stephen, lyricist
Laurents, Arthur, librettist
Lawrence, Carol, 1932- singer
Kert, Larry, singer
Rivera, Chita, singer
Smith, Art, 1899-1973, singer
Goberman, Max, 1911-1962, conductor
Bernstein, Leonard, 1918-1990, conductor
Bernstein, Leonard, 1918-1990.
New York Philharmonic,

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