WorldCat Identities

Weill, Kurt 1900-1950

Overview
Works: 5,984 works in 13,191 publications in 9 languages and 88,414 library holdings
Genres: Songs and music  Biography  Drama  Librettos  Excerpts  Operas  Musicals  Vocal scores  Arrangements (Music)  Musical films 
Roles: Author, Composer, Arranger, Librettist, Performer, Instrumentalist, Other, Collector, Creator, Bibliographic antecedent, Musician, Contributor, Actor, Adapter, Lyricist, Editor, Honoree, Dedicatee, Compiler, Dedicator, Annotator, Commentator, Transcriber
Classifications: ML410.W395, 782.1
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Most widely held works by Kurt Weill
The threepenny opera by Kurt Weill( Book )

56 editions published between 1933 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,822 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 threepenny opera = L'opéra de quat'sous by Kurt Weill( Recording )

194 editions published between 1930 and 2017 in 7 languages and held by 1,395 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
Die sieben Todsünden ; [Songs aus] Berliner Requiem, Happy end, Mahagonny, Dreigroschenoper by Kurt Weill( )

90 editions published between 1957 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 1,257 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The threepenny opera by Kurt Weill( Recording )

82 editions published between 1776 and 2004 in 4 languages and held by 1,192 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recorded at Afifa Studio, Tempelhof Berlin, January 11-15, 1958
Aufstieg und Fall der Stadt Mahagonny by Kurt Weill( )

55 editions published between 1956 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,066 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Aufstieg und Fall der Stadt Mahagonny: Oper in drei Akten. Text: Bertolt Brecht
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( )

79 editions published between 1928 and 2000 in 5 languages and held by 822 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Der Silbersee = The silver lake by Kurt Weill( )

37 editions published between 1989 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 708 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Der Silbersee: Ein Wintermärchen in drei Akten. Libretto: Georg Kaiser
Down in the valley by Kurt Weill( )

27 editions published between 1948 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 666 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Happy end by Kurt Weill( Recording )

41 editions published between 1961 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 630 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Happy End: Songspiel in drei Akten. Text: Dorothy Lane (Elisabeth Hauptmann). Gesangstexte von Bertolt Brecht
Street scene : an American opera (based on Elmer Rice's play) by Kurt Weill( )

24 editions published between 1948 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 622 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ute Lemper sings Kurt Weill by Kurt Weill( Recording )

42 editions published between 1986 and 1994 in 5 languages and held by 612 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three Songs from One Touch of Venus / Drei Songs aus Die Dreigroschenoper / Drei Songs aus Der Silbersee / Zwei Songs aus Aufstieg und Fall der Stadt Mahagonny / Zu Potsdam unter den Eichen: Song / Nanas Lied / Je ne t'aime pas: Chanson
Die Dreigroschenoper = The threepenny opera = L'opéra de quat'sous by Kurt Weill( Recording )

42 editions published between 1958 and 2005 in 4 languages and held by 597 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Aufstieg und Fall der Stadt Mahagonny : Oper in drei Akten by Kurt Weill( )

66 editions published between 1929 and 1999 in 4 languages and held by 569 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Seven deadly sins ; Happy end by Kurt Weill( Recording )

59 editions published between 1957 and 2006 in 5 languages and held by 549 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lost in the stars by Kurt Weill( Recording )

64 editions published between 1949 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 522 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Street scene by Kurt Weill( Recording )

61 editions published between 1947 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 506 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Street Scene: American Opera in Two Acts. Libretto: Elmer Rice & Langston Hughes
Knickerbocker holiday : a musical comedy in two acts by Maxwell Anderson( Book )

17 editions published between 1938 and 1983 in English and Undetermined and held by 494 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
The eternal road : highlights by Kurt Weill( )

14 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 481 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Symphonies nos. 1 and 2 ; Lady in the dark : symphonic nocturne by Kurt Weill( )

11 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in No Linguistic content and Undetermined and held by 478 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

56 editions published between 1931 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 437 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Social satire set in Victorian London in which both government and underworld are portrayed as amoral and polluted by economic and political chaos. Polly Peachum, daughter of the king of the beggars, with the help of Mackie Messer and his gang, opens a bank in the belief that legal thievery is more profitable than larceny. In the end, Polly's father, Mackie, and the corrupt police commissioner become partners in the bank and mainstays of society
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
The threepenny opera
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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 GayStreet scene : an American opera (based on Elmer Rice's play)Die 3groschenoper = The threepenny operaKurt Weill : an illustrated lifeA New Orpheus : essays on Kurt WeillSpeak low (when you speak love) : the letters of Kurt Weill and Lotte LenyaKurt Weill : a life in pictures and documents
Alternative Names
Curtius Weill

Kurt Weill

Kurt Weill a German composer

Kurt Weill and Ira Gershwin

Kurt Weill biografía, compositor alemán

Kurt Weill compositeur allemand

Kurt Weill compositor alemán

Kurt Weill compositor alemany

Kurt Weill compozitor german

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 Saksamaa helilooja

Kurt Weill tysk komponist

Kurt Weill tysk kompositör

Kurts Veils

Pail, K'urut'u

Pail, K'urŭt'ŭ 1900-1950

Threepenny Opera

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Ṿail, Ḳurṭ 1900-1950

Vailis Kurtas

Veil K.

Veilis Kurtas

Veils, Kurts

Veils, Kurts 1900-1950

Weil Kurt

Weil, Kurt 1900-1950

Weill.

Weill, Julian Kurt 1900-1950

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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

Weillis Kurtas

Κουρτ Βάιλ Γερμανός συνθέτης

Вайль К.

Вайль, Курт 1900-1950

Вейль К.

Вейль, Курт 1900-1950

Курт Вайл

Курт Вайль

Курт Вайль немецкий композитор

Курт Вајл

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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