Bernstein, Leonard : West Side Story (1957)  89'

musical based on a conception of Jerome Robbins

Music Text

Book by Arthur Laurents, Lyrics Stephen Sondheim

Reed I(=picc,fl,asax,cl).Reed II(=Ebcl,cl).Reed III(=bcl,tsax,cl,ob, corA).Reed IV(=cl,fl.picc,bsax).Reed V(bn)- set /xyl/vib/steel pipe/bells/bongos/assorted Latin rhythm-gtr-pft-bass- strings
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World Premiere
Winter Garden Theatre, New York, NY
Jerome Robbins, director and choreographer / Max Goberman

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