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Vocal SelectionsExpanded edition based on the published vocal score, featuring a Bernstein biography, notes on the show and songs, and manuscript facsimiles. With 13 songs, including complete version of "Make Our Garden Grow."
Paperback, 88 pages
Published February 1st 2002 by Boosey & Hawkes (first published May 1976)
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CANDIDE. (1956). Lillian Hellman, Leonard Bernstein, & Richard Wilbur. ****.
I was lucky enough to see the original Broadway production of this musical written by Hellman, with music by Bernstein, and lyrics by Wilbur. I was in high school at the time and worked on the weekends accompanying bus trips from Philly to New York of groups of theater goers. We’d leave early Saturday morning and return on Sunday evening. In between, the group took in two matinees of Broadway musicals. It didn’t tak
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What's The Name o...: Candide! [s] 3 34 Aug 27, 2011 06:42PM  
Leonard Bernstein was an American conductor, composer, author, music lecturer and pianist. He was the first conductor born and educated in the United States of America to receive world-wide acclaim. He is perhaps best known for his long conducting relationship with the New York Philharmonic, which included the acclaimed Young People's Concerts series, and his compositions including West Side Story ...more
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“We're neither pure, nor wise, nor good
We'll do the best we know.
We'll build our house and chop our wood
And make our garden grow.
And make our garden grow!”
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