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Lotte Lenya sings Kurt Weill
Uniform Title:
Vocal music. Selections
Publication Information:
[New York] : Sony Music Entertainment, [1997], p1955.
Physical Description:
1 sound disc (80 min.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Masterworks heritage vocal series
Language Note:
Sung in German.
Added Title:
Container title: Lotte Lenya sings Kurt Weill's The seven deadly sins and Berlin theatre songs
General Note:
All texts by Bertolt Brecht, except the Silbersee selections, by Georg Kaiser.

Compact disc; digitally remastered.

Originally released as analog discs by Columbia in 1955 (tracks 10-21) and 1957 (tracks 1-9).

Biographical and program notes by Teresa Stratas and Mario R. Mercado, in English, French and German ([40] p. : ill.) bound in container.
Die sieben Todsünden = The seven deadly sins (35:29) -- Die Dreigroschenoper = The Threepenny Opera: Moritat vom Mackie Messer = Mack the Knife (3:03) ; Barbarasong (4:22) ; Seeräuberjenny = Pirate Jenny (3:59) -- Aufstieg und Fall der Stadt Mahagonny = The rise and fall of the City of Mahagonny: Havanna Lied (1:56) ; Alabama song (4:06) ; Denn wie man sich Bettet = As you make your bed (3:54) -- Happy end: Bilbao song (4:35) ; Surabaya Johnny (4:23) ; Was die Herren Matrosen sagen = The sailors' tango (4:31) -- Das Berliner Requiem = Berlin requiem: Ballade vom ertrunkenen Mädchen = Ballad of the drowned girl (3:01) -- Der Silbersee, ein Wintermärchen = The silverlake, a winter's tale: Lied der Fennimore = I am a poor relative (2:53) ; Cäsars Tod = Ballad of Caesar (2:51).