WorldCat Identities

Weill, Kurt 1900-1950

Overview
Works: 5,071 works in 12,400 publications in 9 languages and 84,119 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Biography  Music  Film adaptations  Musical films  History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Operas  Filmed operas  Vocal scores 
Roles: Author, Composer, Arranger, Librettist, Performer, Instrumentalist, Creator, Collector, Contributor, Musician, Other, Bibliographic antecedent, Actor, Adapter, Honoree, Lyricist, Dedicatee, Compiler, Commentator, Editor, Dedicator, Annotator
Classifications: ML410.W395, B
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Most widely held works about Kurt Weill
 
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Most widely held works by Kurt Weill
Die Dreigroschenoper = The threepenny opera = L'opéra de quat'sous by Kurt Weill( Recording )

281 editions published between 1900 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 2,508 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reconstructed in the 1960s, years after the original negative was destroyed by the Nazis, G.W. Pabst's Threepenny Opera remains a deliciously dark film adaptation of Bertolt Brecht and Kurt Weill's brilliant musical
The threepenny opera by Bertolt Brecht( Book )

196 editions published between 1928 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 2,241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brecht's famous adaptation to the modern era of John Gay's The beggar's opera, satirizing social and political beliefs through its portrayal of a world of thieves and prostitutes
Die Dreigroschenoper = The beggar's opera : ein Stück mit Musik in einem Vorspiel und acht Bildern nach dem Englischen des John Gay by Kurt Weill( )

269 editions published between 1900 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 1,904 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Die sieben Todsünden = The seven deadly sins ; Mahagonny Songspiel by Kurt Weill( )

118 editions published between 1957 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 1,340 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Aufstieg und Fall der Stadt Mahagonny by Kurt Weill( )

60 editions published between 1956 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,047 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Aufstieg und Fall der Stadt Mahagonny: Oper in drei Akten. Text: Bertolt Brecht
Happy end by Kurt Weill( Recording )

53 editions published between 1960 and 2009 in 6 languages and held by 908 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Happy End: Songspiel in drei Akten. Text: Dorothy Lane (Elisabeth Hauptmann). Gesangstexte von Bertolt Brecht
Street scene : an American opera by Kurt Weill( Recording )

78 editions published between 1947 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 779 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Street Scene: American Opera in Two Acts. Libretto: Elmer Rice & Langston Hughes
Lost in the stars by Kurt Weill( Recording )

70 editions published between 1949 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 774 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Die 3groschenoper = The threepenny opera by Kurt Weill( Visual )

112 editions published between 1931 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 719 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Classic musical satire set amongst the criminal element of Victorian London involves the charismatic criminal Macheath, known as " Mack the Knife." The complications arise when he weds Polly Peachum, the daughter of "London's Beggar King" a sort of pimp of the destitute
Aufstieg und Fall der Stadt Mahagonny : Oper in drei Akten by Kurt Weill( )

106 editions published between 1929 and 2006 in 5 languages and held by 679 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Down in the valley by Kurt Weill( )

32 editions published between 1948 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 674 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Street scene : an American opera (based on Elmer Rice's play) by Kurt Weill( )

25 editions published between 1946 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 621 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lady in the dark : complete 1963 cast recording ; Selected songs from Lady in the dark by Kurt Weill( Recording )

50 editions published between 1941 and 2003 in 4 languages and held by 602 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lady in the dark by Kurt Weill( Book )

34 editions published between 1940 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 590 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Knickerbocker holiday : a musical comedy in two acts by Maxwell Anderson( Book )

24 editions published between 1938 and 1983 in English and Undetermined and held by 560 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

National Theatre, direction Rapley Theatre Company, Edmund Plohn, manager, The Playwrights' Company, Maxwell Anderson, S.N. Behrman, Sidney Howard, Elmer Rice, and Robert E. Sherwood present Walter Huston in "Knickerbocker Holiday," a new musical comedy, book and lyrics by Maxwell Anderson, music by Kurt Weill, entire production staged by Joshua Logan, production designed by Jo Mielziner, costumes designed by Frank Bevan, orchestra under the direction of Maurice De Abravanel, dances by Carl Randall and Edwin Denby
Speak low (when you speak love) : the letters of Kurt Weill and Lotte Lenya by Kurt Weill( Book )

9 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The letters are filled with artistic news, reactions to world events, reports on work-in-progress, and reflections on the creative process and the experience of exile. We get a backstage view of German music and theater, the American musical theater in the late thirties and forties, and the Hollywood studios. Together Kurt Weill and Lotte Lenya have come to symbolize what was most vibrant about the experiment of Weimar culture in the Golden Twenties and what was most vital among the contributions to American culture by Central European emigres
The days grow short : the life and music of Kurt Weill by Ronald Sanders( Book )

2 editions published in 1980 in Undetermined and English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Synopsis: Weill's life and career from his studies with Busoni through his early concert works, his Berlin collaborations, his flight to America, and his Broadway years
Kurt Weill, the threepenny opera by Kurt Weill( Book )

3 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Studie over 'Die Dreigroschenoper'
Kurt Weill in Europe by Kim H Kowalke( Book )

2 editions published in 1979 in Undetermined and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A New Orpheus : essays on Kurt Weill( Book )

1 edition published in 1986 in Undetermined and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Verzamelde opstellen over diverse aspecten van leven en werk van de Duitse componist (1900-1950)
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Street scene : an American opera (based on Elmer Rice's play)
Alternative Names
Curtius Weill

Kurt Weill a German composer

Kurt Weill biografía, compositor alemán

Kurt Weill compositeur allemand

Kurt Weill compositor alemán

Kurt Weill compositor alemany

Kurt Weill Duits componist (1900-1950)

Kurt Weill German composer

Kurt Weill germana komponisto

Kurt Weill kompozytor niemiecki

Kurt Weill musicista e compositore tedesco

Kurt Weill niemiecki kompozytor

Kurt Weill saksalainen säveltäjä

Kurt Weill tysk komponist

Kurt Weill tysk kompositör

Kurts Veils

Pail, K'urŭt'ŭ 1900-1950

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Ṿail, Ḳurṭ 1900-1950

Veils, Kurts 1900-1950

Weil, Kurt

Weil, Kurt 1900-1950

Weill

Weill, Julian Kurt 1900-1950

Weill, K.

Weill, K. 1900-1950

Weill, K. (Kurt), 1900-1950

Weill Kurt

Weill, Kurt 1900-1950

Weill, Kurt Julian

Weill, Kurt Julian 1900-1950

Weill, Kurt (Julian Kurt), 1900-1950

Κουρτ Βάιλ Γερμανός συνθέτης

Вайль, Курт 1900-1950

Вейль, Курт 1900-1950

Курт Вайл

Курт Вайль

Курт Вайль немецкий композитор

Курт Вейль

וייל, קורט

וייל, קורט 1900-1950

ויל, קורט 1900-1950

ויל, קורט יוליאן 1900-1950

קורט וייל

קורט וייל מלחין גרמני

كورت ويل ملحن ألماني

کورت وایل آهنگساز آلمانی

쿠르트 바일

ヴァイル, クルト

クルト・ワイル

ワイル, クルト

寇特·威爾

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Die Dreigroschenoper = The beggar's opera : ein Stück mit Musik in einem Vorspiel und acht Bildern nach dem Englischen des John GayDie 3groschenoper = The threepenny operaStreet scene : an American opera (based on Elmer Rice's play)Speak low (when you speak love) : the letters of Kurt Weill and Lotte LenyaKurt Weill, the threepenny operaA New Orpheus : essays on Kurt WeillKurt Weill on stage : from Berlin to Broadway