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Show
Die Dreigroschenoper (52)
Music
Kurt Weill (324)
Lyrics
Bertolt Brecht (96)
Book
Bertolt Brecht (96)

Recording Details

Date
June 21, 1976
Type
Audio / Stage Cast
Language
English
Location
US / NY / New York
Translation
Ralph Manheim (4), John Willett (8)
Producer
Larry Morton (7)
Liner Notes
Joseph Papp (5), Stanley Silverman (6)
Conductor
Stanley Silverman (6)
Music Director
Stanley Silverman (6)
Orchestrations
Kurt Weill (324)
Performer
C K Alexander, Tony Azito (4), Penelope Bodry, Roy Brocksmith (2), Blair Brown (5), Pendleton Brown, Nancy Campbell, Michael Chambers, Keith Charles (6), Gretel Cummings, Brenda Currin, Frank Di Filia, Ralph Drischell, William Duell (6), Ellen Greene (16), Max Gulack, M. Patrick Hughes, Raul Julia (6), Caroline Kava, Glenn Kezer (9), Lisa Kirchner, George McGrath (3), Rick Petrucelli, John Ridge, Craig Rupp, David Sabin (6), Robert Schlee, Armin Shimerman, Mimi Turque (5), Jack Eric Williams (4), Elizabeth Wilson, K.C. Wilson, Ray Xifo, Ed Zang
Shortcode
[r449]

Releases (3)

Format
CD
Label
ArkivMusic Sony 51520
Released
2009-04-07
Barcode
888880515209
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Producer
Darcy M. Proper (30), Didier C. Deutsch (154)
Mastering
Darcy M. Proper (30)
# Tracks
23
Lists
110 collectors / 6 wish lists
Shortcode
[rl23166]
1. Overture
Ballad Of Mack The Knife -- Roy Brocksmith, Tony Azito, Robert Schlee, Jack Eric Williams (5:53)
2. Peachum's Morning Hymn -- C.K. Alexander (:51)
3. No They Can't Song -- C.K. Alexander, Elizabeth Wilson (1:40)
4. Wedding Song For The Less Well-Off -- The Company (:54)
5. For That's My Way -- Caroline Kava (Bonus) (1:28)
6. Cannon Song -- Raul Julia, David Sabin (2:08)
7. Liebeslied -- Caroline Kava, Raul Julia (2:08)
8. Barbara Song -- Caroline Kava (4:49)
9. First Threepenny Finale -- Caroline Kava, C.K. Alexander, Elizabeth Wilson (3:37)
10. Polly's Lied -- Caroline Kava, Raul Julia (1:51)
11. Ballad Of Sexual Obsession -- Elizabeth Wilson (1:26)
12. Pirate Jenny -- Ellen Greene (4:36)
13. Ballad Of Immoral Earnings -- Ellen Greene, Raul Julia (4:20)
14. Ballad Of Gracious Living -- Raul Julia (2:13)
15. Jealously Duet -- Blair Brown, Caroline Kava (2:47)
16. Second Threepenny Finale -- Raul Julia, Ellen Greene (3:26)
17. Song Of The Insufficiency Of Human Endeavor -- C.K. Alexander (1:33)
18. Solomon Song -- Ellen Greene (3:19)
19. Call From The Grave -- Raul Julia (:58)
20. Ballad In Which Macheath Begs All Men For Forgiveness -- Raul Julia (2:54)
21. Third Threepenny Finale -- David Sabin, Glenn Kezer, Roy Brocksmith, Jack Eric Williams, Elizabeth Wilson, C.K. Alexander, Raul Julia, Caroline Kava, Blair Brown, Ellen Greene (4:32)
22. Ballad Of Mack The Knife (Reprise) -- Roy Brocksmith (1:41)
Format
Cassette
Label
Columbia KST 34326
Released
1976
Audio
Quadraphonic
Notes
Like the LP, the cassette is also SQ encoded, though it is not indicated.
Lists
2 collectors / 1 wish list
Shortcode
[rl33086]
Format
LP
Label
Columbia PS 34326
Audio
Quadraphonic
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Notes
SQ Quadraphonic
Lists
128 collectors / 6 wish lists
Shortcode
[rl229]
Side A
1. Overture
2. Ballad of Mac the Knife
3. Peachum's Morning Hymn
4. "No They Can't" Song
5. Wedding Song for the Less Well-Off
6. Cannon Song
7. Liebeslied
8. Barbara Song
9. First Threepenny Finale
10. Polly's Lied
11. Ballad of Sexual Obsession
12. Pirate Jenny
Side B
1. Ballad of Immoral Earnings
2. Ballad of Gracious Living
3. Jealousy Duet
4. Second Threepenny Finale
5. Songs of the Insufficiency pf Human Endeavor
6. Solomon Song
7. Call from the Grave
8. Ballad in Which Macheath Begs All Men for Forgiveness
9. Third Threepenny Finale
10. Ballad of Mac the Knife (Reprise)

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