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Weekend Classics - A Leonard Bernstein Weekend


Release Date: 01/10/2006 
Label:  Deutsche Grammophon   Catalog #: 000577002   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Leonard Bernstein
Performer:  Louise EdeikenDame Kiri Te KanawaStephen BogardusKurt Ollmann,   ... 
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  OrchestraChorusLondon Symphony Orchestra,   ... 
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 9 Mins. 

CD not available: This title is currently only available as an MP3 download.  

Works on This Recording

1.
West Side Story: Jet song by Leonard Bernstein
Performer:  Louise Edeiken (Soprano), Dame Kiri Te Kanawa (Soprano), Stephen Bogardus (Voice),
Kurt Ollmann (Baritone), David Livingston (Voice), Angelina Réaux (Soprano),
Stella Zambalis (Soprano), Peter Thom (Voice), Tatiana Troyanos (Mezzo Soprano),
Marty Nelson (Voice), Tod Lester (Voice), José Carreras (Tenor)
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra,  Chorus
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1957; USA 
Language: English 
2.
West Side Story: Maria by Leonard Bernstein
Performer:  David Livingston (Voice), Marty Nelson (Voice), Peter Thom (Voice),
Stephen Bogardus (Voice), José Carreras (Tenor), Tod Lester (Voice),
Tatiana Troyanos (Mezzo Soprano), Kurt Ollmann (Baritone), Louise Edeiken (Soprano),
Angelina Réaux (Soprano), Dame Kiri Te Kanawa (Soprano), Stella Zambalis (Soprano)
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra,  Chorus
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1957; USA 
Language: English 
3.
West Side Story: America by Leonard Bernstein
Performer:  Tatiana Troyanos (Mezzo Soprano), José Carreras (Tenor), Dame Kiri Te Kanawa (Soprano),
Kurt Ollmann (Baritone), Louise Edeiken (Soprano), Tod Lester (Voice),
Marty Nelson (Voice), Peter Thom (Voice), Stephen Bogardus (Voice),
David Livingston (Voice), Angelina Réaux (Soprano), Stella Zambalis (Soprano)
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra,  Chorus
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1957; USA 
Language: English 
4.
West Side Story: I feel pretty by Leonard Bernstein
Performer:  Peter Thom (Voice), Stephen Bogardus (Voice), David Livingston (Voice),
Angelina Réaux (Soprano), Stella Zambalis (Soprano), Louise Edeiken (Soprano),
Kurt Ollmann (Baritone), José Carreras (Tenor), Tatiana Troyanos (Mezzo Soprano),
Dame Kiri Te Kanawa (Soprano), Marty Nelson (Voice), Tod Lester (Voice)
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra,  Chorus
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1957; USA 
Language: English 
5.
West Side Story: Gee, Officer Krupke by Leonard Bernstein
Performer:  Stephen Bogardus (Voice), Marty Nelson (Voice), Peter Thom (Voice),
Tod Lester (Voice), Angelina Réaux (Soprano), Louise Edeiken (Soprano),
Stella Zambalis (Soprano), Kurt Ollmann (Baritone), Tatiana Troyanos (Mezzo Soprano),
José Carreras (Tenor), Dame Kiri Te Kanawa (Soprano), David Livingston (Voice)
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra,  Chorus
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1957; USA 
Language: English 
6.
Candide: Best of all possible worlds by Leonard Bernstein
Performer:  Jerry Hadley (Tenor), Kurt Ollmann (Baritone), June Anderson (Soprano),
Adolph Green (Tenor), Della Jones (Mezzo Soprano)
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1956/1988; USA 
Language: English 
7.
Candide: Oh, happy we by Leonard Bernstein
Performer:  Adolph Green (Tenor), Jerry Hadley (Tenor), June Anderson (Soprano),
Della Jones (Mezzo Soprano), Kurt Ollmann (Baritone)
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1956/1988; USA 
Language: English 
8.
West Side Story: Symphonic Dances by Leonard Bernstein
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Los Angeles Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1960; USA 
Notes: Orchestrated: Sid Ramin, Irwin Kostal 
9.
On the Town: Three Dance episodes by Leonard Bernstein
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Israel Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1944; USA 
10.
Serenade for Violin and Orchestra "after Plato's Symposium" by Leonard Bernstein
Performer:  Gidon Kremer (Violin)
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Israel Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1954; USA 
11.
Candide: Overture by Leonard Bernstein
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Israel Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1956; USA 

Sound Samples

West Side Story: Jet Song
West Side Story: Maria
West Side Story: America
West Side Story: I Feel Pretty
West Side Story: Gee, Officer Krupke
Candide / Act I: The Best Of All Possible Worlds
Candide / Act I: Oh, Happy We
"West Side Story" - Symphonic Dances: 1. Prologue
"West Side Story" - Symphonic Dances: 2. Somewhere
"West Side Story" - Symphonic Dances: 3. Scherzo
"West Side Story" - Symphonic Dances: 4. Mambo
"West Side Story" - Symphonic Dances: 5. Cha-cha
"West Side Story" - Symphonic Dances: 6. Meeting Scene
"West Side Story" - Symphonic Dances: 7. Cool Fugue
"West Side Story" - Symphonic Dances: 8. Rumble
"West Side Story" - Symphonic Dances: 9. Finale
On The Town: Three Dance Episodes: 1. The Great Lover (Allegro pesante)
On The Town: Three Dance Episodes: 2. Lonely Town: Pas de deux (Andante sostenuto)
On The Town: Three Dance Episodes: 3. Times Square: 1944 (Allegro)
Serenade (1954) After Plato's "Symposium": 1. Phaedrus - Pausanias: Lento - Allegro marcato
Overture Candide

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