Overture to Candide [sound recording] ; Symphonic dances from West Side Story ; Three dances from Fancy Free / Bernstein. Cuban overture / Gershwin ; A symphonic picture of Porgy and Bess / Gershwin ; arr. R. R. Bennett.
The 1st, 3rd works comprise excerpts from musicals ; the 2nd and 5th works are suites derived from opera/musicals (the 5th arr. by Robert Russell Bennett) ; the 4th work comprises excerpts from a ballet.
Boston Pops Orchestra ; Arthur Fiedler, conductor (1st,3rd and 4th works) ; RCA Symphony Orchestra ; Robert Russell Bennett, conductor (2nd and 5th works).