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Score of 'Something's Coming'
"Something's Coming," a song from West Side Story

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Leonard Bernstein's West Side Story
Perhaps Leonard Bernstein's most famous work is West Side Story, a musical first presented in 1957 on Broadway in New York City and later made into a film in 1961. The works he composed for the musical were influenced by classical, jazz and popular styles, including music composed by Hispanics. West Side Story was also influenced by a very famous play written in the late 16th century by William Shakespeare. Do you know what it is?
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