Kurt Weill

Composer. Born 2 March 1900. Died 3 April 1950
Kurt Weill
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1900-03-02
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Kurt Weill

Kurt Weill Biography (Wikipedia)

Kurt Julian Weill (March 2, 1900 – April 3, 1950) was a German Jewish composer, active from the 1920s in his native country, and in his later years in the United States. He was a leading composer for the stage who was best known for his fruitful collaborations with Bertolt Brecht. With Brecht, he developed productions such as his best-known work The Threepenny Opera, which included the ballad "Mack the Knife". Weill held the ideal of writing music that served a socially useful purpose. He also wrote several works for the concert hall. He became a United States citizen on August 27, 1943.

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Kurt Weill Tracks

Kurt Weill
Symphony No 2 (3rd mvt)
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Symphony No 2 (3rd mvt)

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Seeräuber Jenny & Wiegenlieder fur Arbeitermütter
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Seeräuber Jenny & Wiegenlieder fur Arbeitermütter
Kurt Weill
Seven Deadly Sins (Prologue)
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Seven Deadly Sins (Prologue)
Kurt Weill
September Song
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September Song
Kurt Weill
Kleine Dreigroschenmusik (excerpts)
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Kleine Dreigroschenmusik (excerpts)

Kleine Dreigroschenmusik (excerpts)

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Ensemble
Winds of Flemish Radio Orchestra
Kurt Weill
Das Berliner Requiem
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Das Berliner Requiem

Das Berliner Requiem

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Choir
Choeur de la Chapelle Royale de Paris
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Kurt Weill
'Ich bin eine arme Verwandte' from Der Silbersee
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'Ich bin eine arme Verwandte' from Der Silbersee
Kurt Weill
Alabama Song (From "The Little Mahagonny")
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Alabama Song (From "The Little Mahagonny")

Alabama Song (From "The Little Mahagonny")

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Music Arranger
Ensemble
Oscillating Revenge of the Background Instruments
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Kurt Weill
Surabaya Johnny
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Surabaya Johnny
Kurt Weill
Symphony No.2 (1st movement: Sostenuto - Allegro molto)
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Symphony No.2 (1st movement: Sostenuto - Allegro molto)
Kurt Weill
The Seven Deadly Sins
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The Seven Deadly Sins

The Seven Deadly Sins

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Orchestra
WDR Radio Orchestra, Cologne
Conductor
Singer
Salome Kammer
Joachim Streckfuss
Christian Dietz
Alexander Schmidt
Manfred Bittner
Kurt Weill
The Threepenny Opera
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The Threepenny Opera
Kurt Weill
Youkali-Tango-habanera from 'Marie Galante'
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Youkali-Tango-habanera from 'Marie Galante'
Kurt (Julian) Weill, Walt Whitman, Simon Keenlyside & Malcolm Martineau
Dirge for Two Veterans
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Dirge for Two Veterans

Dirge for Two Veterans

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Kurt (Julian) Weill
Kurt Weill
What shall I eat in the morning? (The Silver Lake)
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What shall I eat in the morning? (The Silver Lake)
Kurt Weill
4 Walt Whitman Songs: II. O Captain! My Captain!
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4 Walt Whitman Songs: II. O Captain! My Captain!
Kurt Weill
The Ballad of Mack the Knife (The Threepenny Opera)
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The Ballad of Mack the Knife (The Threepenny Opera)
Kurt Weill
Mack The Knife
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Mack The Knife
Kurt Weill
It was never you / So in love
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It was never you / So in love
Kurt Weill
The Threepenny Opera - Pirate Jenny
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The Threepenny Opera - Pirate Jenny
Kurt Weill
September Song
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September Song

September Song

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Performer
Sir Thomas Allen
Stephen Higgins
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Kurt Weill
'What good would the moon be?' from Street Scene - Opera In 2 Acts
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'What good would the moon be?' from Street Scene - Opera In 2 Acts
Kurt Weill
'My ship' from Lady in the Dark
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'My ship' from Lady in the Dark
Kurt Weill
'Speak low' from One Touch Of Venus
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'Speak low' from One Touch Of Venus
Kurt Weill
My Ship
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My Ship

My Ship

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Performer
Sir Thomas Allen
Stephen Higgins
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Kurt Weill
Symphony No 2 (3rd mvt)
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Symphony No 2 (3rd mvt)
Kurt Weill
September Song
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September Song
Kurt Weill
September Song
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September Song
Kurt Weill
Alabama Song (Rise and Fall of the City of Mahagonny)
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Alabama Song (Rise and Fall of the City of Mahagonny)
Kurt Weill
The Mussel of Margate: Petroleum Song
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The Mussel of Margate: Petroleum Song
Kurt Weill
My ship (Lady in the Dark)
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My ship (Lady in the Dark)

My ship (Lady in the Dark)

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Music Arranger
Performer
Orchestra
Unnamed orchestra
Conductor
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Kurt Weill
My ship (Lady in the Dark)
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My ship (Lady in the Dark)
Kurt Weill
Mack The Knife
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Mack The Knife

Mack The Knife

Ensemble
Chris Barber's Jazz
Kurt Weill
Surabaya Johnny
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Surabaya Johnny
Kurt Weill
Youkali
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Youkali

Youkali

Composer
Singer
Marion Rampal
Ensemble
Le Quatuor Manfred
Kurt Weill
Lerner without Loewe Overture
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Lerner without Loewe Overture
Kurt Weill
My Ship
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My Ship
Kurt Weill
The Seven Deadly Sins: Pride (excerpt)
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The Seven Deadly Sins: Pride (excerpt)

The Seven Deadly Sins: Pride (excerpt)

Composer
Performer
Ute Lemper (singer), Rias Berlin Sinfonietta, John Mauceri (conductor)
Kurt Weill
Saga of Jenny (from the musical Lady in the Dark)
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Saga of Jenny (from the musical Lady in the Dark)
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