Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Rhapsody in Blue
George Gershwin 17:15
2 Prelude for Piano No. 2
George Gershwin 4:32
3 Symphonic Dances from "West Side Story": Prologue (Allegro moderato)
Leonard Bernstein 4:06
4 Symphonic Dances from "West Side Story": "Somewhere" (Adagio)
Leonard Bernstein 4:34
5 Symphonic Dances from "West Side Story": Scherzo (Vivace leggiero)
Leonard Bernstein 1:20
6 Symphonic Dances from "West Side Story": Mambo (Presto)
Leonard Bernstein 2:21
7 Symphonic Dances from "West Side Story": Cha-Cha (Andantino con grazia)
Leonard Bernstein 0:52
8 Symphonic Dances from "West Side Story": Meeting Scene (Meno mosso)
Leonard Bernstein 0:50
9 Symphonic Dances from "West Side Story": Cool Fugue (Allegretto)
Leonard Bernstein 3:44
10 Symphonic Dances from "West Side Story": Rumble (Molto allegro)
Leonard Bernstein 1:56
11 Symphonic Dances from "West Side Story": Finale (Adagio)
Leonard Bernstein 3:14

Credits

CD 1

piano:
Leonard Bernstein (American composer and conductor) (1982-07-24) (tracks 1–2)
additional orchestrator:
Irwin Kostal (track 4)
Irwin Kostal (1960) (tracks 3, 5–11)
Sid Ramin (1960) (tracks 3–11)
composer:
George Gershwin (composer) (1924) (track 1)
George Gershwin (composer) (1926) (track 2)
Leonard Bernstein (American composer and conductor) (1960) (tracks 3–11)
conductor:
Leonard Bernstein (American composer and conductor) (1982-07-24) (tracks 1–11)
orchestra:
Los Angeles Philharmonic (1982-07-24) (tracks 1–11)
orchestrator:
Ferde Grofé (1942) (track 1)
Leonard Bernstein (American composer and conductor) (1960) (tracks 3–11)
publisher:
Ferde Grofé Music Publishing (New York) (track 1)
Warner Bros. Music (track 1)
recorded at:
edits:
arrangement of:
Three Preludes: No. 2. Andante con moto e poco rubato (original version for piano) (track 2)
arrangements:
Rhapsody in Blue (arr. Dokshitser for trumpet and orchestra) (track 1)
Rhapsody in Blue (arr. Carlos Barbosa-Lima) (track 1)
Rhapsody in Blue (catch-all for arrangements) (track 1)
Rhapsody in Blue (Glenn Miller arrangement) (track 1)
Rhapsody in Blue (transcription for solo piano by Gershwin) (track 1)
is the basis for:
Blue (track 1)
What Happened (Sublime) (track 1)
live recording of:
Rhapsody in Blue (standard 1942 orchestration) (1982-07-24) (track 1)
part of:
recording of:
Preludes for Piano: No. 2. Andante con moto e poco rubato (catch-all for unknown arrangement) (track 2)
referred to in medleys:
Hooked on America (track 1)
revision of:
Rhapsody in Blue (original jazz band version, less often performed) (track 1)