West Side Story Suite [SACD] - Joshua Bell / Philharmonia Orchestra
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  1. Suite
  2. Lonely Town
  3. Make Our Garden Grow, song for voice & orchestra or piano (from "Candid
  4. 1. Phaedrus: Pausianas (Lento - Allegro)
  5. 2. Aristo Phanes (Allegretto)
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  1. Suite
  2. Lonely Town
  3. Make Our Garden Grow, song for voice & orchestra or piano (from "Candid
  4. 1. Phaedrus: Pausianas (Lento - Allegro)
  5. 2. Aristo Phanes (Allegretto)
  6. 3. Eryzimachus (Presto)
  7. 4. Agathon (Adagio)
  8. 5. Socrates: Alcibiades (Molto tenuto - Allegro molto vivace)
  9. New York, New York, song for voice & piano (from "On the Town")
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Accompanied by the Philharmonia Orchestra conducted by David Zinman, violinist Joshua Bell introduces William David Brohn's arrangement of "West Side Story Suite," a 19-minute work drawn from Leonard Bernstein's music for the Broadway musical West Side Story, in a world-premiere recording. The arrangement comes ten years after Bernstein's death, but his daughter, Jamie Bernstein Thomas, in her liner notes, suggests that the composer would have approved, although she cautions that his reactions could be unpredictable. ...

West Side Story Suite [SACD] 2001, Sony Classical

UPC: 696998935822

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