WorldCat Identities

Weill, Kurt 1900-1950

Overview
Works: 4,530 works in 11,929 publications in 12 languages and 84,445 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Film adaptations  Musical films  Drama  History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Operas  Music  Filmed operas  Vocal scores 
Roles: Author, Composer, Arranger, Performer, Instrumentalist, Creator, Contributor, Musician, Bibliographic antecedent, Other, Collector, Honoree, Lyricist, Adapter, Compiler, Dedicatee, Dedicator, Commentator, Editor, 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 )

260 editions published between 1900 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 2,319 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 Kurt Weill( Book )

14 editions published between 1960 and 1982 in 4 languages and held by 1,050 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
Aufstieg und Fall der Stadt Mahagonny : Oper in drei Akten by Kurt Weill( )

170 editions published between 1927 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 1,043 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Threepenny opera by Kurt Weill( Recording )

70 editions published between 1776 and 2004 in 4 languages and held by 884 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recorded at Afifa Studio, Tempelhof Berlin, January 11-15, 1958
Happy end by Kurt Weill( Recording )

50 editions published between 1960 and 2009 in 6 languages and held by 865 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Happy End: Songspiel in drei Akten. Text: Dorothy Lane (Elisabeth Hauptmann). Gesangstexte von Bertolt Brecht
Lost in the stars by Kurt Weill( Recording )

65 editions published between 1949 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 829 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

106 editions published between 1957 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 801 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Street scene an American opera by Kurt Weill( Recording )

78 editions published between 1947 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 768 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Street Scene: American Opera in Two Acts. Libretto: Elmer Rice & Langston Hughes
Die 3groschenoper = The threepenny opera by Kurt Weill( Visual )

162 editions published between 1931 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 708 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 the rise and fall of the city of Mahagonny by Kurt Weill( Recording )

56 editions published between 1956 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 684 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Aufstieg und Fall der Stadt Mahagonny: Oper in drei Akten. Text: Bertolt Brecht
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 675 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Down in the valley by Kurt Weill( )

33 editions published between 1948 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 673 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rise and fall of the city of Mahagonny Aufstieg und Fall der Stadt Mahagonny = Grandeur et decadence de la ville de Mahagonny by Kurt Weill( Recording )

55 editions published between 1958 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 611 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

31 editions published between 1946 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 609 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lady in the dark by Kurt Weill( Book )

34 editions published between 1940 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 595 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

37 editions published between 1938 and 1991 in 4 languages and held by 584 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
Der Silbersee by Kurt Weill( Recording )

48 editions published between 1989 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 520 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Der Silbersee: Ein Wintermärchen in drei Akten. Libretto: Georg Kaiser
The unknown Kurt Weill by Kurt Weill( Recording )

27 editions published between 1981 and 1991 in 7 languages and held by 473 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nanna's Lied; Complainte de la Seine; Klops-Lied; Berlin Im Licht-Song; Und Was Bekam des Soldaten Weib?; Die Muschel van Margate: Petroleum Song; Wie Lange Noch; Youkali: Tango Habanera; Der Abschiedsbrief;Es Regnet; Buddy on the Nightshift; Schnickelgruber; Je Ne T'Aime Pas; Das Lied Von Den Braunen Inselin Teresa Stratas, soprano Richard Woitach, piano
The days grow short : the life and music of Kurt Weill by Ronald Sanders( Book )

3 editions published in 1980 in Undetermined and English and held by 21 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
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
 
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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 Duits componist (1900-1950)

Kurt Weill germana komponisto

Kurt Weill kompozytor niemiecki

Kurt Weill musicista e compositore tedesco

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 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

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 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 on stage : from Berlin to BroadwayKurt Weill : an illustrated lifeA New Orpheus : essays on Kurt WeillSpeak low (when you speak love) : the letters of Kurt Weill and Lotte Lenya