Auto boutiques-francophones Simple and secure cloud storage Cook Kindle summerbaby Explore the Vinyl LP Records Store Cycling Tools minions
CDN$ 28.95 + CDN$ 3.49 shipping
In Stock. Sold by Vanderbilt CA
+ CDN$ 3.49 shipping
Used: Like New | Details
Sold by jukeboxonline
Condition: Used: Like New
Comment: excellent condition cd and complete artwork, IN STOCK RIGHT NOW,
Compare Offers on Amazon
Add to Cart
CDN$ 32.82
+ CDN$ 3.49 shipping
Add to Cart
CDN$ 74.45
+ CDN$ 3.49 shipping
Sold by: USA_Seller_4_Canada
Have one to sell? Sell on Amazon

Image Unavailable

Image not available for
  • Bernstein Conducts Bernstein
  • Sorry, this item is not available in

Bernstein Conducts Bernstein Import

Price: CDN$ 28.95
Only 1 left in stock.
Ships from and sold by Vanderbilt CA.
3 new from CDN$ 28.95 6 used from CDN$ 8.88
Unlimited FREE Two-Day Shipping for Six Months When You Try Amazon Student

Product Details

1. Candide: Overture
2. West Side Story: Symphonic Dances
3. On The Town: I The Great Lover Displays Himself
4. On The Town: II Lonely Town (Pas de deux)
5. On The Town: Act 1: III Times Square (Finale)
6. On The Waterfront: Symphonic Suite

Product Description

Nothing can compare with Bernstein's own accounts of his music. The best recordings are still the ones he made with the New York Philharmonic for Columbia, when scores such as Candide and West Side Story were still "new" music. Originally produced by John McClure (and remixed by him for CD), these recordings of the Candide Overture and the Symphonic Dances from West Side Story have never been bettered, not even by Bernstein. --Ted Libbey

Customer Reviews

There are no customer reviews yet on
5 star
4 star
3 star
2 star
1 star

Most Helpful Customer Reviews on (beta) 6 reviews
4 of 5 people found the following review helpful
What else? Definitive Sept. 10 2005
By Santa Fe Listener - Published on
Format: Audio CD
Bernstein was the greatest conductor of Bernstein, and nothing has changed over the decades. This pressing of some classic performances comes from early digital remastering, I believe, and later remasterings remove some of the harshness and sketchiness of the sonics. Also, one has to be prepared for the huge orchestral forces that inflate this theater music, but even so, nothing matches these readings.
1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
Bernstein- always so listenable March 27 2014
By michael - Published on
Format: Audio CD Verified Purchase
Fine recording. Most of pieces familiar, but mainly I wanted the recording for that lovely, haunting suite from "On the Waterfront" and it doesn't disappoint.
1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
A symphonic rendition of West Side Story June 11 2013
By Johan Erik Jacobsen - Published on
Format: Audio CD Verified Purchase
Here is the great music from West Side Story, woven together for a symphony orchestra. The full sweep and drama of the show is in this score. Excellent!
It was a great treat to find them all on one CD March 17 2015
By Ron Beese - Published on
Format: Audio CD Verified Purchase
Incredible CD. I've only heard these performed by live orchestras. It was a great treat to find them all on one CD.
1 of 2 people found the following review helpful
Amazing! June 25 2013
By David R. Nordone - Published on
Format: Audio CD Verified Purchase
Again, I am replacing a lost recording with this purchase, and am so glad to have this music back in my collection, particularly the suite from "On the Waterfront".