SONG: SOMEWHERE — One of Marvin Hamlisch’s favorites: From West Side Story by Bernstein / Sondheim. — Enjoy! (Remembering Marvin Hamlisch & Leonard Bernstein. A salute to Stephen Sondheim.
“Somewhere” is a song from the 1957 Broadway musical West Side Story that was made into a film in 1961. The music is composed by Leonard Bernstein with lyrics by Stephen Sondheim.
In the stage musical, the song appears in the second act of the show during the Somewhere Ballet. It is performed by an off-stage soprano and is later reprised by the entire company.