West Side Story (Oscar Peterson Trio album)

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West Side Story
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Studio album by Oscar Peterson Trio
Released 1962
Recorded January 24–25, 1962
Genre Jazz
Length 34:37
Label Verve
Producer Norman Granz
Oscar Peterson Trio chronology
The London House Sessions
(1962)
West Side Story: Oscar Peterson Trio
(1962)
Affinity
(1962)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Down Beat 5/5 stars[1]
Allmusic 3/5 stars [2]
The Rolling Stone Jazz Record Guide 1/5 stars[3]

West Side Story is a 1962 studio album by the Oscar Peterson and his trio.

The album featured seven interpretations of songs that had featured in the recent film, West Side Story.

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Something's Coming" – 3:57
  2. "Somewhere" – 5:38
  3. "Jet Song" – 7:49
  4. "Tonight" – 4:38
  5. "Maria" – 4:55
  6. "I Feel Pretty" – 4:30
  7. "Reprise" – 3:57

All songs composed by Leonard Bernstein and Stephen Sondheim.

Personnel[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Down Beat: June 7, 1962 vol. 29, no. 12
  2. ^ Allmusic review
  3. ^ Swenson, J. (Editor) (1985). The Rolling Stone Jazz Record Guide. USA: Random House/Rolling Stone. p. 161. ISBN 0-394-72643-X.