The Rise and Fall of the City of Mahagonny > Metropolitan Opera


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Aufstieg und Fall der Stadt Mahagonny (20)
AKA
Rise and Fall of the City of Mahagonny, The
Music
Kurt Weill (341)
Lyrics
Bertolt Brecht (99)
Book
Bertolt Brecht (99)

Recording Details

Date
April 4, 1981
Type
Noncommercial Audio / Stage Cast
Method
Live
Language
English
Location
US / NY / New York
Translation
David Drew (9), Michael Geliot (5)
Conductor
James Levine (10)
Orchestrations
Kurt Weill (341)
Performer
Michael Best (5) — Toby Higgins,
Ariel Bybee — Jenny,
Richard Cassilly (7) — Jimmy Mahoney,
Nico Castel (10) — Announcer,
Lili Chookasian (4) — Leocadia Begbick,
John Darrenkamp (2) — Moneybags Billy,
Morely Meredith — Trinity Moses,
Paul Plishka (6) — Alaska Wolf Joe,
Arturo Sergi (5) — Jacob Schmidt,
Ragnar Ulfung (6) — Fatty the Bookkeeper,
Nedda Casei (3), Gwynn Cornell (3), Joann Grillo (4), Isola Jones (4), Louise Wohlafka (4), Sherry Zannoth (2)
Notes
Radio broadcast.
Shortcode
[r10141]

Releases

Format
2-CD
Released
1981-04-04
Notes
Includes an analysis of the score by William Livingston.
Length
152:00
Lists
16 collectors / 10 wish lists
Shortcode
[rl14247]

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