Annotation

this song is part 4 of the 5-part "Ballet Sequence":
a. "Ballet Sequence" (Tony and Maria)
b. "Transition to Scherzo" (instrumental)
c. "Scherzo" (instrumental)
d. "Somewhere" (song and dance, Consuelo and Company)
e. "Procession and Nightmare" (Jets and Sharks)

Annotation last modified on 2012-07-11 06:52 UTC.

Relationships

composer: Leonard Bernstein (American composer and conductor)
lyricist: Stephen Sondheim
publisher: Chappell & Co., Inc.
G. Schirmer
The Leonard Bernstein Music Publishing Co., LLC
Universal - Polygram
Universal Music Publishing Ltd. (UK subsidiary of Universal Music Publishing Group)
SecondHandSongs: http://www.secondhandsongs.com/work/30246 [info]
Wikidata: Q2231931 [info]
lyrics page: http://lyrics.wikia.com/We_Five:Somewhere [info]
http://lyrics.wikia.com/West_Side_Story:Somewhere [info]
is the basis for: 散‧聚
later translated versions: Un pays pour nous
part of: West Side Story
referred to in medleys: West Side Story Suite

Recordings

Date Title Attributes Artist Length
performance
1957-10-10 Finale Medley, Part 2: One Hand, One Heart / Somewhere / Cool / I Feel Pretty cover and instrumental Manny Albam & His Jazz Greats 2:41
1957-10-10 Somewhere cover and instrumental Manny Albam & His Jazz Greats 2:29
1957 Somewhere The New York Theater with The Broadway Choir 1:57
1957 Somewhere Leonard Bernstein 2:01
1957 Somewhere (Ballet) Larry Kert, Reri Grist, Carol Lawrence 7:35
1957 West Side Story: Somewhere Leonard Bernstein 2:18
1961-04-11 Somewhere (Finale) instrumental Stan Kenton 3:14
1961 End Credits (West Side Story, 1961 film cast, remastered 1992) medley Johnny Green & Orchestra 5:06
1961 Somewhere (Finale) (West Side Story, 1961 film cast) Marni Nixon, Jimmy Bryant 2:04
1962-01-24 – 1962-01-25 Somewhere cover The Oscar Peterson Trio 5:36
1962 West Side Story medley London Festival Orchestra, London Festival Chorus, Stanley Black 10:06
1965-08 Somewhere (From "West Side Story") (live, The Supremes at the Copa) cover and live The Supremes 3:50
1965 Somewhere (live at the Copa/1965 - alternate Stereo mix) live The Supremes 3:54
1965 Somewhere (live at the Copa/1965) live The Supremes 3:48
1966-08-25 Somewhere cover and live Vince Hill ?:??
1967-01-13 Somewhere instrumental Lee Morgan 5:51
1970-09 Somewhere (live, 1970-09) live Andy Williams 2:40
1978-07 – 1978-08 Somewhere (From “West Side Story”) cover Tom Waits 3:53
1984-09-07 West Side Story: Somewhere Jessye Norman 2:57
1984-09-07 West Side Story: Somewhere Marilyn Horne 2:37
1984 West Side Story: Somewhere Deborah Sasson, Members of the Los Angeles Philharmonic, Michael Tilson Thomas 5:19
1985 Somewhere cover Barbra Streisand 4:56
1986-09-06 Somewhere (live, 1986-09-06: Malibu, CA, USA) cover and live Barbra Streisand 5:24
1987-11-08 "Somewhere" from West Side Story live Leontyne Price, Leonard Bernstein 4:50
1989-02-12 – 1989-02-28 West Side Story: Somewhere Dorothy Benham, Christophe Caballero, Paul Gemignani 7:05
1990-09 Somewhere instrumental Dave Liebman | Gil Goldstein 5:17
1993-02 West Side Story: Somewhere Jessye Norman 2:57
1993 Somewhere (alternative motion picture version) Paul Manuel, Tinuke Olafimihan, National Symphony Orchestra, John Owen Edwards 2:55
1994-02-24 Somewhere cover Mal Waldron & George Haslam 5:42
1994-06-20 – 1994-06-30 Somewhere (live, 1994-06-20–1994-06-30: Madison Square Garden, NY, USA) cover and live Barbra Streisand 5:16
1995-11 Somewhere Orchestra of St. Luke’s, Eric Stern 2:18
1996 Somewhere cover and instrumental Canadian Brass 4:28
1997 Somewhere (from West Side Story) cover Colm Wilkinson 2:42
1998-01-26 West Side Story: Somewhere live Plácido Domingo, Renée Fleming 3:22
1999-12-31 Entr'acte (Timeless: Live in Concert) instrumental, live and medley Barbra Streisand 2:22
2000-01-01 I Believe / Somewhere cover and live Barbra Streisand / Barbra Streisand with Lauren Frost 8:43
2001 West Side Story: Somewhere Nashville Symphony Orchestra, Kenneth Schermerhorn 2:39
2002-11-04 Somewhere cover Mark Isaacs, Jay Anderson, Adam Nussbaum 14:25
2006 Somewhere cover and live Barbra Streisand feat. Il Divo 3:34
2007 Somewhere (West Side Story, 2007 studio cast) Connie Fisher, Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra 2:21
2009-04-06 Somewhere (West Side Story, 2009 Broadway revival cast) Nicholas Barasch, Matt Cavenaugh, Josefina Scaglione, Company 6:49
2011 Somewhere cover Jackie Evancho feat. Barbra Streisand 3:51
2012-10-11 – 2012-10-13 Make Our Garden Grow / Somewhere (live, 2012‐10‐11–2012‐10‐13: Barclay’s Center, NYC, NY, USA) live and partial Barbra Streisand ?:??
2014 Somewhere Barbra Streisand with Josh Groban 4:05
2017-02-20 – 2017-02-22 Somewhere instrumental Thierry Escaich, Romain Leleu 2:16
Don't Be Cruel to the Great Balls of Anneliese cover and medley Unicante 6:43
Medli cover and medley Côr Meibion y Brythoniaid 8:04
Romance of the Love Theme V: The Exodus Song / Born Free / Somewhere instrumental and medley Ernest Gold / John Barry, Don Black / Leonard Bernstein 6:15
Somewhere cover Sam Chalpin ?:??
Somewhere cover Len Barry 2:28
Somewhere cover Nancy Wilson 2:27
Somewhere cover We Five 1:42
Somewhere cover Dionne Warwick 4:23
Somewhere cover The Rokes 2:27
Somewhere cover Etta James 2:15
Somewhere cover and live Il Divo 3:28
Somewhere cover Dave Koz feat. Anita Baker 4:33
Somewhere cover Faryl Smith 3:29
Somewhere cover Jane McDonald 3:23
Somewhere cover Matt Monro 3:20
Somewhere cover Zinatra 4:59
Somewhere cover Henry Butler 5:38
Somewhere cover Pet Shop Boys 4:42
Somewhere cover The Tierney Sutton Band 3:47
Somewhere cover Shirley Bassey 2:49
Somewhere cover Andy Williams 3:00
Somewhere cover The Brothers Four 2:17
Somewhere cover The 4 Seasons 2:30
Somewhere cover Bobby Darin 2:34
Somewhere cover The Shadows 2:34
Somewhere cover The Righteous Brothers 3:11
Somewhere cover Il Divo 3:31
Somewhere cover Katherine Jenkins 3:35
Somewhere cover Celtic Woman 2:14
Somewhere cover Matt Monro 3:30
Somewhere cover Andy Williams 2:41
Somewhere cover Renato Russo 4:39
Somewhere [theatre] 3:15
Somewhere Hayley Westenra 3:19
Somewhere Billy Stewart 2:43
Somewhere cover and instrumental Woody Herman 3:33
Somewhere instrumental Gheorghe Zamfir 4:01
Somewhere partial Eddie Palmieri 0:23
Somewhere cover Eddie Palmieri 2:40
Somewhere Shirley Bassey 2:46
Somewhere instrumental London Promenade Orchestra 4:17
Somewhere cover and instrumental The Oscar Peterson Trio 5:35
Somewhere cover The Supremes 4:29
Somewhere instrumental [unknown] 2:52
Somewhere cover Henry Butler 4:39
Somewhere cover The Supremes 2:53
Somewhere cover Diana Ross & The Supremes 3:08
Somewhere cover David Garrett 3:01
Somewhere Richard & Adam 3:23
Somewhere cover David Garrett 3:12
Somewhere cover Roger Whittaker 3:29
Somewhere cover Aretha Franklin 5:09
Somewhere cover Phil Collins 5:38
Somewhere cover Mirja Mäkelä Trio 3:07
Somewhere cover and instrumental The Dave Brubeck Quartet 4:16
Somewhere Maureen Fulham 4:16
Somewhere cover Kimberley Walsh 3:02
Somewhere cover Jack Jones 3:11
Somewhere cover Mormon Tabernacle Choir 2:36
Somewhere cover Aretha Franklin 6:17
Somewhere (live, 1994-06-20–1994-06-30: Madison Square Garden, NY, USA) cover and live Barbra Streisand 5:08
Somewhere cover Barbra Streisand 4:46
Somewhere cover Charlotte Church 2:48
Somewhere cover Russell Watson 5:23
Somewhere cover Katharine McPhee 3:21
Somewhere cover Laurens van Rooyen 3:58
Somewhere cover Anita Meyer 2:53
Somewhere cover Mario Frangoulis 3:08
Somewhere cover Sissel Kyrkjebø 2:52
Somewhere cover Tina May 5:18
Somewhere cover Schlong 3:58
Somewhere cover Michael Ball 4:10
Somewhere cover Phil Collins 4:02
Somewhere cover Barbara Cook 2:59
Somewhere cover 渡辺香津美 9:33
Somewhere cover Audra McDonald 2:32
Somewhere cover Rhydian 3:26
Somewhere cover Bill Charlap Trio 2:59
Somewhere cover Rick Astley 2:47
Somewhere cover Mark Vincent 3:35
Somewhere cover Pet Shop Boys 4:44
Somewhere cover Rowetta 2:58
Somewhere cover Glee Cast 2:51
Somewhere cover Marianne Faithfull feat. Jarvis Cocker 4:15
Somewhere cover Johnny Mathis 4:32
Somewhere cover and live Shirley Bassey 2:39
Somewhere cover and live The Shadows 2:59
Somewhere cover and live Andy Williams 2:39
Somewhere cover Lena Horne 2:25
Somewhere cover Bee Gees 3:05
Somewhere instrumental Bjarne Roupé 6:40
Somewhere (live, Miami Beach, FL, USA) live Plácido Domingo, Paloma San Basilio 2:23
Somewhere instrumental Joerg Kaufmann feat. Bobby Shew 5:49
Somewhere cover and instrumental Julian Lloyd Webber, Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, Nicholas Cleobury 2:47
Somewhere cover and live Leonard Bernstein 5:39
Somewhere Leonard Bernstein 4:17
Somewhere John Dulieu 2:31
Somewhere Mike Mainieri 8:01
Somewhere cover and live Pet Shop Boys 4:49
Somewhere Michael Ball & Alfie Boe 3:15
Somewhere cover Tufts University Beelzebubs 2:08
Somewhere instrumental Woody Herman 4:32
Somewhere instrumental Mads Vinding Trio 4:57
Somewhere cover [unknown] 2:09
Somewhere cover Sun Kil Moon 2:13
Somewhere Winchester College Quiristers 2:35
Somewhere (Credits) cover and partial Pet Shop Boys 1:05
Somewhere (Dirty Blvd.) Lang Lang feat. Lisa Fischer and Jeffrey Wright 8:54
Somewhere (Dirty Blvd.) (extended version) Lang Lang feat. Lisa Fischer and Jeffrey Wright 10:28
Somewhere (Documentary) cover and partial Pet Shop Boys 24:34
Somewhere (Documentary) cover, live and partial Pet Shop Boys 24:34
Somewhere (extended mix) cover Pet Shop Boys 10:54
Somewhere (from "West Side Story") Collabro 3:16
Somewhere (from "West Side Story") instrumental Guy Maeda 4:05
Somewhere (From "West Side Story") instrumental Maynard Ferguson 2:57
Somewhere (From "West Side Story") cover Collabro 3:14
Somewhere (from West Side Story) cover P.J. Proby 3:18
Somewhere (from West Side Story) Choral Arts Ensemble, Michael Culloton 3:54
Somewhere (from West Side Story) cover Jenny Oaks Baker 4:07
Somewhere (From West Side Story) cover Bee Gees 3:03
Somewhere (Intro) cover Pet Shop Boys 1:24
Somewhere (live in Paris) cover and live The Supremes 2:55
Somewhere (live) cover and live Moebius / Plank / Steffen 5:56
Somewhere (orchestral version) cover and instrumental Pet Shop Boys 4:41
Somewhere (version 2) cover Sun Kil Moon 2:16
Somewhere (West Side Story) Jimmy Bryant ?:??
Somewhere (West Side Story) instrumental Royal Promenade Orchestra, Alfred Gehardt 5:39
Somewhere (West Side Story) live Kiri Te Kanawa 4:52
Somewhere / Everywhere cover, instrumental and live Keith Jarrett, Gary Peacock, Jack DeJohnette 19:37
Somewhere from West Side Story instrumental Anne Akiko Meyers, London Symphony Orchestra, Keith Lockhart 4:40
Somewhere, From "West Side Story" cover Robert Mandell, His Chorus & Orchestra 4:29
Tonight / Somewhere cover Dee Snider with Patti LuPone 3:26
Un pays pour nous ("Somewhere") cover Frida Boccara 2:50
West Side Story - Somewhere cover and instrumental 4 Saxess 3:36
West Side Story Medley: Maria / Tonight / Somewhere medley Michael Crawford 8:27
West Side Story: Somewhere instrumental The Amsterdam Saxophone Quartet, Jaap van Zweden 2:22
West Side Story: Somewhere instrumental The Philadelphia Orchestra, Eugene Ormandy 4:08
West Side Story: Somewhere Richard Tucker 2:34
West Side Story: Somewhere instrumental Vienna Symphonic Rock Orchestra, Simon Gale 5:40
West Side Story: Somewhere instrumental The London Pops Orchestra 2:38
West Side Story: Somewhere Bill Murray & Jan Vogler 2:58
West Side Story: Somewhere live Jerold Ottley, The Mormon Tabernacle Choir, Frederica von Stade, Utah Symphony Orchestra, Joseph Silverstein 5:35