Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Ballad of Marie Sanders
Hanns Eisler 2:13
2 The German Miserere
Hanns Eisler 2:02
3 The Love Market
Hanns Eisler 2:52
4 Failure in Loving
Hanns Eisler 1:05
5 Mother Beimlein
Hanns Eisler 1:57
6 There’s Nothing Quite Like Money
Hanns Eisler 2:41
7 Song of a German Mother
Hanns Eisler 1:58
8 Change The World: It Needs It
Hanns Eisler 2:16
9 Song of the United Front
Hanns Eisler 2:30
10 Abortion is Illegal
Hanns Eisler 2:35
11 Seven Hollywood Elegies: 1. Under the Green Pepper Trees
Hanns Eisler 1:16
12 Seven Hollywood Elegies: 2. The City Is Named After the Angels
Hanns Eisler 1:36
13 Seven Hollywood Elegies: 3. Every Morning, to Earn My Bread
Hanns Eisler 1:19
14 Seven Hollywood Elegies: 4. Above the Four Cities
Hanns Eisler 1:20
15 Seven Hollywood Elegies: 5. The Swamp
Hanns Eisler 1:10
16 Seven Hollywood Elegies: 6. The Rat Men
Hanns Eisler 1:02
17 Seven Hollywood Elegies: 7. Hollywood
Hanns Eisler 1:27
18 The Grey Goose
Hanns Eisler 0:58
19 Song of the Moldau
Hanns Eisler 1:13
20 Easter Sunday, 1935
Hanns Eisler 1:31
21 On Suicide
Hanns Eisler 2:01
22 Do Not Cry, Marie!
Hanns Eisler 1:35
23 Ballad of the Soldier
Hanns Eisler 3:11
24 Solidarity Song
Hanns Eisler 1:38

Credits

CD 1

arranger:
Justus Noll (tracks 1–8, 10–23)
Heiner Stadler (tracks 9, 24)
composer:
Hanns Eisler (tracks 1–24)
engineer:
Tom Lazarus (tracks 1–24)
lyricist:
Hanns Eisler (track 16)
Bertolt Brecht (tracks 1–3, 5–15, 17–24)
Heinrich Heine (German poet) (track 4)
producer:
Heiner Stadler (tracks 1–24)
translator:
Eric Bentley (tracks 1–4, 6–10, 18–24)
Michael Hamburger (track 13)
Lesley Lendrum (translator) (track 5)
Naimi Replansky (track 15)
John Willett (translator) (tracks 11–12, 14)
vocals:
Sylvia Anders (tracks 1–24)
recorded at:
Vanguard Studios (23rd Street, New York) in New York, New York, United States (1981-03-27 – 1981-03-29) (tracks 1–24)
part of:
Die Hollywood-Elegien (part of collection) (track 16)
recording of:
Abortion is Illegal (1981) (track 10)
Ballad of Marie Sanders (1981) (track 1)
Ballad of the Soldier (1981) (track 23)
Do Not Cry, Marie! (1981) (track 22)
Easter Sunday, 1935 (1981) (track 20)
Failure in Loving (1981) (track 4)
Mother Beimlein (1981) (track 5)
On Suicide (1981) (track 21)
Solidarity Song (1981) (track 24)
Song of a German Mother (1981) (track 7)
Song of the Moldau (1981) (track 19)
Song of the United Front (1981) (track 9)
The German Miserere (1981) (track 2)
The Grey Goose (1981) (track 18)
The Love Market (1981) (track 3)
translated version of:
Ballade vom Paragraphen 218 ("Abtreibung ist illegal") (track 10)
Deutsches Lied (Marie, weine nicht) (track 22)
Deutsches Miserere (track 2)
Die letzte Elegie (track 14)
Hollywood-Elegie Nr. 7 (The Swamp) (track 15)
Kuppellied (track 6)
Lied einer deutschen Mutter (music by Hanns Eisler) (track 7)
Lied eines Freudenmädchens (music by Hanns Eisler) (track 3)
Mutter Beimlein (track 5)
Ostersonntag (track 20)
Solidaritätslied (track 24)
Verfehlte Liebe (track 4)