Relationships

composer:Leonard Bernstein (US composer & conductor)
lyricist:Stephen Sondheim
later translated versions:Jet Song
part of:West Side Story
referred to in medleys:Gutter Cat vs. The Jets
West Side Story Suite

Recordings

DateTitleAttributesArtistLength
performance
1957-10-10Finale Medley, Part 1: America / Cool / Jet Song / Something’s Comingcover and instrumentalManny Albam & His Jazz Greats2:19
1957-10-10Prologue / Jet SonginstrumentalManny Albam & His Jazz Greats4:48
1957Jet SongMickey Calin and the Jets2:10
1957Prologue and Jet Song (1957 original Broadway cast)Max Goberman / Mickey Calin5:57
1957West Side Story: Jet Song (West Side Story, 1957 original Broadway cast)Mickey Calin, Eddie Roll, Tony Mordente, David Winters, Lee Becker, Grover Dale, Lowell Harris, Hank Brunjes, Tommy Abbott, Frank Green, Martin Charnin2:05
1959-08-24 – 1959-08-25Jet SonginstrumentalAndré Previn and His Pals Shelly Manne & Red Mitchell4:46
1978-10West Side Story Medleyinstrumental and medleyEddie Higgins13:03
1984-09-07West Side Story: No. 2: Jet SongKurt Ollmann, David Livingston, Peter Thom, Stephen Bogardus3:13
1988-11Songs from West Side Story: Jet SonginstrumentalKatia & Marielle Labèque2:09
1990-09Jet SonginstrumentalDave Liebman | Gil Goldstein5:34
1993Jet Song (West Side Story, 1993 London studio cast)Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, Barry Wordsworth2:47
1993Prologue and Jet SongLeonard Bernstein7:13
1996Jet Songcover and instrumentalCanadian Brass2:08
2009-04-06Jet Song (West Side Story, 2009 Broadway revival cast)Cody Green, Jets2:06
2013-06-27 – 2013-07-02West Side Story: Act I. Jet SongliveKevin Vortmann, Justin Keyes, Zachary Ford, Chris Meissner, Louis Pardo, David Michael Laffey, San Francisco Symphony Chorus, San Francisco Symphony, Michael Tilson Thomas3:38
Jet SongcoverMusicmusicmusic & Lina Nyberg6:09
Jet Song (West Side Story, 1961 film cast)Tucker Smith, Russ Tamblyn, Bert Michaels, and the Jets2:10
Jet SongNicholas Warnford, National Symphony Orchestra, John Owen Edwards3:16
Jet Song (West Side Story, 2007 studio cast)Will Martin, Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra2:53
Jet SonginstrumentalKatia & Marielle Labèque2:16
Jet Songcover and instrumentalThe Oscar Peterson Trio7:48
Prologue - Jet SonginstrumentalCal Tjader7:52
Prologue / Jet SongcoverBrian Setzer4:03
Prologue/Jet Songinstrumental and medleyJoerg Kaufmann feat. Bobby Shew6:41
The Jet Song (West Side Story) [Explicit]Betty Buckley1:52
West Side Story - Jet Songcover and instrumental4 Saxess2:54
West Side Story Medley (live)live and medleySammy Davis Jr.4:48
West Side Story: Jet SonginstrumentalThe Amsterdam Saxophone Quartet, Jaap van Zweden0:48
West Side Story: Jet SongNashville Symphony Orchestra, Kenneth Schermerhorn2:34
ウエスト・サイド物語: メドレーmedleyJohn Williams & The Boston Pops Orchestra9:14