Bernstein on Broadway

Release Date: 3/16/2018
Catalog Number: 4799834
Number of Discs: 1

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Notes and Editorial Reviews
Bernstein's most popular and best-loved melodies from West Side Story, Candide & On the Town. Featuring the composer as conductor in West Side Story, one of the greatest musicals of all time, and in Candide, a visionary work with a dazzling score. Bernstein protégé Michael Tilson Thomas conducts On the Town. Featuring all-star casts, with artists including José Carreras, Kiri Te Kanawa, Marilyn Horne, Thomas Hampson, Christa Ludwig, Frederica von Stade, June Anderson, and Jerry Hadley.
Works on This Recording
1. West Side Story: Mambo by Leonard Bernstein
Conductor: Leonard Bernstein
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1957 ; USA
2. West Side Story: Something's coming by Leonard Bernstein
Performer: José Carreras (Tenor)
Conductor: Leonard Bernstein
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1957 ; USA
3. West Side Story: Maria by Leonard Bernstein
Performer: José Carreras (Tenor)
Conductor: Leonard Bernstein
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1957 ; USA
4. West Side Story: Tonight by Leonard Bernstein
Performer: José Carreras (Tenor), Dame Kiri Te Kanawa (Soprano)
Conductor: Leonard Bernstein
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1957 ; USA
5. West Side Story: America by Leonard Bernstein
Performer: Tatiana Troyanos (Mezzo Soprano), Stella Zambalis (Soprano), Louise Edeiken (Soprano), Angelina Réaux (Soprano)
Conductor: Leonard Bernstein
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1957 ; USA
6. West Side Story: I feel pretty by Leonard Bernstein
Performer: Stella Zambalis (Soprano), Dame Kiri Te Kanawa (Soprano), Louise Edeiken (Soprano), Angelina Réaux (Soprano)
Conductor: Leonard Bernstein
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1957 ; USA
7. West Side Story: Somewhere by Leonard Bernstein
Performer: Marilyn Horne (Mezzo Soprano)
Conductor: Leonard Bernstein
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1957 ; USA
8. On the Town: New York, New York by Leonard Bernstein
Performer: Thomas Hampson (Baritone), David Garrison (Tenor), Kurt Ollmann (Baritone)
Orchestra/Ensemble: London Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1944 ; USA
9. On the Town: Taxi number - Come up to my place by Leonard Bernstein
Performer: Kurt Ollmann (Baritone), Tyne Daly (Soprano)
Orchestra/Ensemble: London Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1956 ; USA
10. On the Town: Carried Away by Leonard Bernstein
Performer: Frederica Von Stade (Mezzo Soprano), David Garrison (Tenor)
Orchestra/Ensemble: London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Modern
Written: 1944 ; United States of Ame
11. On the Town: Lucky to be me by Leonard Bernstein
Performer: Thomas Hampson (Baritone)
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1944 ; USA
12. On the Town: Ya got me by Leonard Bernstein
Performer: David Garrison (Tenor), Frederica Von Stade (Mezzo Soprano), Kurt Ollmann (Baritone), Tyne Daly (Voice)
Orchestra/Ensemble: London Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1944 ; USA
13. Candide: Overture by Leonard Bernstein
Conductor: Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble: London Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1956 ; USA
14. Candide: Life Is Happiness Indeed by Leonard Bernstein
Performer: Della Jones (Mezzo Soprano), Jerry Hadley (Tenor), Kurt Ollmann (Baritone), June Anderson (Soprano)
Conductor: Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble: London Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century
15. Candide: Oh, happy we by Leonard Bernstein
Performer: Jerry Hadley (Tenor), June Anderson (Soprano)
Conductor: Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble: London Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1956/1988 ; USA
16. Candide: Glitter and be gay by Leonard Bernstein
Performer: June Anderson (Soprano)
Conductor: Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble: London Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1956/1988 ; USA
17. Candide: I am easily assimilated by Leonard Bernstein
Performer: Christa Ludwig (Mezzo Soprano)
Conductor: Leonard Bernstein
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1956/1988 ; USA
18. Candide: Make our garden grow by Leonard Bernstein
Performer: Adolph Green (Tenor), Jerry Hadley (Tenor), Nicolai Gedda (Tenor), June Anderson (Soprano), Kurt Ollmann (Baritone), Della Jones (Mezzo Soprano), Christa Ludwig (Mezzo Soprano)
Conductor: Leonard Bernstein
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1956/1988 ; USA
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