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West Side story a new musical by Leonard Bernstein

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Published by Amberson in [New York] .
Written in English


  • Vocal scores with piano,
  • Musicals

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementbased on a conception of Jerome Robbins ; book by Arthur Laurents ; music by Leonard Bernstein ; lyrics by Stephen Sondheim ; entire production directed and choreographed by Jerome Robbins ; vocal score
ContributionsRobbins, Jerome, Laurents, Arthur, Sondheim, Stephen
The Physical Object
Pagination1 vocal score (200 p.)
Number of Pages200
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL26909839M

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