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Source Material: Ben Lennick, Frasier McDonald

Annotation last modified on 2011-11-17 05:54 UTC.

Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Die Dreigroschenoper: Overture
Kurt Weill 0:34
2 Die Dreigroschenoper: Moritat (Mack, the Knife)
Kurt Weill 1:27
3 Die Dreigroschenoper: Ballad of the Agreeable Life
Kurt Weill 1:17
4 Die Dreigroschenoper: Love Duet
Kurt Weill 1:42
5 Die Dreigroschenoper: Cannon Song
Kurt Weill 1:30
6 Die Dreigroschenoper: Pirate Jenny
Kurt Weill 3:08
7 Die Dreigroschenoper: Act I Finale
Kurt Weill 3:01
8 Die Dreigroschenoper: Barbara Song
Kurt Weill 2:00
9 Die Dreigroschenoper: Jealousy Song
Kurt Weill 1:18
10 Die Dreigroschenoper: Farewell
Kurt Weill 1:22
11 Die Dreigroschenoper: Act II Finale
Kurt Weill 2:04
12 Die Dreigroschenoper: Procurer's Ballad
Kurt Weill 1:37
13 Die Dreigroschenoper: Inadequacy of Life
Kurt Weill 1:30
14 Die Dreigroschenoper: Moritat, Reprise
Kurt Weill 1:58
15 Die Dreigroschenoper: Final Chorus
Kurt Weill 1:24
16 Die Dreigroschenoper: Moritat von Mackie Messer
Kurt Weill 2:47
17 Die Dreigroschenoper: Song of the Inadequacy of Life
Kurt Weill 2:45
18 Kleine Dreigroschenmusik: Moritat (Mack, the Knife)
Kurt Weill 2:33
19 Kleine Dreigroschenmusik: Ballade
Kurt Weill 2:18
20 Kleine Dreigroschenmusik: Tango-Ballade
Kurt Weill 2:43
21 Kleine Dreigroschenmusik: Kanonensong
Kurt Weill 2:09
22 Die Dreigroschenoper: Complainte de Mackie (Moritat)
Kurt Weill 2:20
23 Mahagonny: Alabama Song
Kurt Weill 2:58
24 Mahagonny: As You Make Your Bed
Kurt Weill 2:56
25 Mahagonny: Rise and Fall of the City of Mahagonny, Selections
Kurt Weill 8:39
26 Happy End: Bilbao Song
Kurt Weill 3:04

Credits

CD 1

additional translator:
Elisabeth Hauptmann (track 23)
composer:
Kurt Weill (tracks 1–26)
conductor:
Pierre Chagnon (Musician - Composer) (track 22)
Otto Klemperer (German-born conductor and composer, 1885-1973) (tracks 18–21)
Theo Mackeben (tracks 1–6, 9–15)
Theo Mackeben (1930-12-07) (tracks 7–8)
lyricist:
Bertolt Brecht (tracks 2–17, 22–26)
mezzo-soprano vocals:
Lotte Lenya (1930-12-07) (tracks 7–8)
orchestra:
Lewis Ruth Band (tracks 1–6, 9–15)
Theo Mackeben's Orchestra (tracks 16–17, 24)
Berlin State Opera Orchestra (tracks 18–21)
Lewis Ruth Band (1930-12-07) (tracks 7–8)
soprano vocals:
Erika Helmke (1930-12-07) (track 7)
translator:
André Mauprey (track 22)
vocals:
Bertolt Brecht (tracks 16–17)
Mme. Damia (track 22)
Erich Ponto (track 13)
Kurt Gerron (tracks 2, 5)
Erika Helmke (tracks 4, 9–10)
Lotte Lenya (tracks 6, 9, 12, 14, 23–26)
The Three Admirals (Germany, 1930s) (track 23)
Willy Trenk-Trebitsch (tracks 3–5, 10–12)
Erich Ponto (1930-12-07) (track 7)
arrangements:
Bilbao Song (from "Happy End") (Arrangement for Jazz Orchestra) (track 26)
Kanonen-Song (from "Die Dreigroschenoper") (Arrangement for Jazz Orchestra) (track 5)
Tango Ballade (from "Die Dreigroschenoper") (Arrangement for Jazz Orchestra) (track 12)
later translated parody versions:
Dicsi'r Clustie (tracks 2, 16)
later translated versions:
Alabama song (French version) (track 23)
Complainte de Mackie (André Mauprey translation) (tracks 2, 16)
Complainte de Mackie (Boris Vian translation) (tracks 2, 16)
Duo de la jalousie (Das Eifersuchtsduett) (extrait de l'opéra de quat'sous) (track 9)
Le Chant de Barbara (Barbara Song) (extrait de l'opéra de quat'sous) (track 8)
Le Chant de Polly (Pollys Lied) (extrait de l'opéra de quat'sous) (track 9)
L’amour dure ou ne dure pas (Liebeslied) (track 4)
Mack the Knife (1954 Blitzstein translation) (tracks 2, 16)
O malandro (tracks 2, 16)
Pimp Ballad (track 12)
The Ballad of Mack the Knife (1976 Manheim/Willett translation) (tracks 2, 16)
The Cannon Song (track 5)
The Threepenny Opera: Pirate Jenny (Marc Blitzstein translation) (track 6)
later versions:
part of:
Die Dreigroschenoper: Akt II (tracks 3, 9–12)
Die Dreigroschenoper: Vorspiel (tracks 1–2, 16)
Happy End (german original) (track 26)
Die Dreigroschenoper (tracks 14–15)
Kleine Dreigroschenmusik (Suite für Blasorchester) (tracks 18–21)
recording of:
Happy End: Bilbao-Song (1929-10) (track 26)
Alabama Song (From the songspiel "Mahagonny" & opera "Rise and Fall of the City of Mahagonny") (1930-02-24) (track 23)
Die Dreigroschenoper: Akt II. Melodram (Abschied, Der Pferdestall) (1930-12-07) (track 10)
Complainte de Mackie (André Mauprey translation) (1931-06-10) (track 22)
referred to in medleys:
Foxtrot Potpourri (from "Die Dreigroschenoper") (Arrangement for Dance Orchestra) (tracks 3, 5, 9)
Blues Potpourri (from "Die Dreigroschenoper") (Arrangement for Dance Orchestra) (tracks 2, 8, 12–13, 16–17)
translated version of:

Release

ASIN: US: B00008FEQP [info]