Kurt Weill  (1900-1950)
Last updated: 11.10.21
According to the Internet source given below, Kurt Julian Weill was a German composer, active from the 1920s in his native country, and in his later years in the United States.He was a leading composer for the stage who was best known for his fruitful collaborations with Bertolt Brecht. With Brecht, he developed productions such as his best-known work The Threepenny Opera, which included the ballad "Mack the Knife. Weill held the ideal of writing music that served a socially useful purpose. He also wrote several works for the concert hall.

Websites:
url15.gif Kurt Weill Biography by wikipedia.org.  
url15.gif Kurt Weill Foundation The Kurt Weill Foundation for Music  
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book15.gif  book15.gif   Die Dreigroschenoper Kurt Weill, Bertold Brecht flag15us.gif flag15uk.gif flag15de.gif flag15ca.gif flag15it.gif
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Folk Music CDs:
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pdf15.gif Das Lied der Seeräuber-Jenny (1928) Score, Voice
This list is arranged in chronological order and contains 27 works by Kurt Weill (1900-1950). It does not claim to be complete and represents only the number of items located. Keys: pdf15.gif (w&m)
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Das Lied der Seeräuber-Jenny (w&m) 1928
Oh the Rio Grande 1936 Paul Green (words)
Oh, Heart of Love 1936 Paul Green (words)
Knickerbocker Holiday 1938 Maxwell Anderson (words)  wvicon.gif
September Song 1938 Maxwell Anderson (words)
Walter Huston (perf. by)
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Jenny 1941 Ira Gershwin (words)
Gertrude Laurence (perf. by)
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My Ship 1941 Ira Gershwin (words)
Gertrude Laurence (perf. by)
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One Life to Live 1941 Ira Gershwin (words)
Gertrude Laurence (perf. by)
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This Is New 1941 Ira Gershwin (words)
Gertrude Laurence (perf. by)
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Foolish Heart 1943 Ogden Nash (words)
Speak Low 1943 Ogden Nash (words)
Mary Martin (perf. by)
Kenny Baker (perf. by)
John Boles (perf. by)
Paula Laurence (perf. by)
Teddy Hart (perf. by)
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Trouble With Women, The 1943 Ogden Nash (words)
Mary Martin (perf. by)
Kenny Baker (perf. by)
John Boles (perf. by)
Paula Laurence (perf. by)
Teddy Hart (perf. by)
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Westwind 1943 Ogden Nash (words)
Mary Martin (perf. by)
Kenny Baker (perf. by)
John Boles (perf. by)
Paula Laurence (perf. by)
Teddy Hart (perf. by)
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All at Once 1944 Ira Gershwin (words)
Fred MacMurray (perf. by)
Joan Leslie (perf. by)
June Haver (perf. by)
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Lonely House 1946 Langston Hugh (words)  wvicon.gif
What Good Would the Moon Be? 1946  wvicon.gif
Boy Like You, A 1947 Langston Hughes (words)  wvicon.gif
Moon-Faced, Starry-Eyed 1947 Langston Hughes (words)  wvicon.gif
We'll Go Away Together 1947 Langston Hughes (words)  wvicon.gif
Here I'll Stay 1948 Alan Jay Lerner (words)  wvicon.gif
Big Mole 1949 Maxwell Anderson (words)
Andy Williams (perf. by)
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Lost in the Stars 1949 Maxwell Anderson (words)
Who'll Buy? 1949 Maxwell Anderson (words)
Nina, the Pinta, the Santa Maria, The 1954 Ira Gershwin (words)  wvicon.gif
Mack the Knife 1955 Mark Blitzstein (words)
Bert Brecht (words)
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Bilbao Song, The 1961 Bert Brecht (words)
Johnny Mercer (words)
One Touch of Venus 1972 Ogden Nash (words)
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youtube15.jpg Polly's Song 1:39 Ute Lempe K. Weill  Polly's Song
youtube15.jpg Seeraüberin Jenny 3:49 Hildegard Knef K. Weill  Seeraüberin Jenny