From the October 20, 1961 feature story: MOST ADVENTUROUS MOVIE MUSICAL EVER MADE—Explosion on the West Side. This image is an outtake to a similar published with the following caption: “Against smoldering rubble of New York, slum clearance project Jet Leader Riff (Russ Tamblyn) leaps in pride. The Jets, he sings, are kings of the world.” (Gjon Mili—The LIFE Picture Collection/Getty Images) #westsidestory #thisweekinLIFE #1960s

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The remarkable Rita Moreno — the first entertainer to ever win an Emmy, Grammy, Oscar, and Tony — in her Oscar-winning West Side Story performance, in honor of yesterday’s Puerto Rican Day Parade

All-star brass section for “West Side Story"🎺
(L-R) Matthew Muckey, Ethan Bensdorf, Christopher Martin, Wayne Bergeron, Joseph Alessi, Colin Williams, George Curran, and Alan Baer

#brass #orchestra #nyc #newyork #newyorkcity #westsidestory #trumpet #trombone #basstrombone #tuba #newyorknewyork (at David Geffen Hall - Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts)

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