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Kurt Weill on Stage

From Berlin to Broadway

Kurt Weill on Stage( )
Author: Hirsch, Foster
Publication Date:Mar 2002
Publisher:Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:AUD $69.95
Book Description:

Oh, the shark has pretty teeth, dear, And he shows them pearly white. Just a jackknife has Macheath, dear, And he keeps it out of sight. The words are by Bertolt Brecht. The music is by Kurt Weill. The song is “Mack the Knife,” the number-one song of Weill’s internationally famous Threepenny Opera, originally performed on a stage in the Weimar Berlin of 1928. Its tough, sexy sound became, a quarter-century later, a signature song of America’s greatest recording...
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Book Details
Detailed Subjects: Biography & Autobiography / Music
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):16.713 x 24.181 x 3.581 cm
Book Weight:0.767 Kilograms

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