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The Resource Die Dreigroschenoper, lyrics, Bertolt Brecht ; music, Kurt Weill, (sound recording)

Die Dreigroschenoper, lyrics, Bertolt Brecht ; music, Kurt Weill, (sound recording)

Label
Die Dreigroschenoper
Title
Die Dreigroschenoper
Statement of responsibility
lyrics, Bertolt Brecht ; music, Kurt Weill
Title variation
Threepenny opera
Creator
Contributor
Composer
Conductor
Librettist
Performer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • ger
  • eng
  • ger
  • ger
Accompanying matter
  • biography of composer or author
  • technical information on music
  • historical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1900-1950
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Weill, Kurt
Date time place
Recorded in the Afifa Studio, Tempelhof, Berlin, Jan. 11-15, 1958
Form of composition
musical revues and comedies
Format of music
not applicable
Language note
Sung in German
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Lotte Lenya, as Jenny ; supporting soloists ; Günther Arndt Chorus ; Orchestra of Sender Freies Berlin ; Wilhelm Brückner-Rüggeberg, conductor
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1898-1956
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Brecht, Bertolt
  • Lenya, Lotte
  • Brückner-Rüggeberg, Wilhelm
  • Günther Arndt-Chor
  • Sender Freies Berlin
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Operas
  • Operas
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
Die Dreigroschenoper, lyrics, Bertolt Brecht ; music, Kurt Weill, (sound recording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Columbia: O2L 257 (OL 5305--OL 5306)
  • Parallel title on container: The threepenny opera
  • Based on The beggar's opera
  • Entire production supervised by Lotte Lenya
  • First complete recording, including all the verses of the songs, the Ballad of dependency (omitted from the published score), and Lucy's aria; the composer's original instrumentation is restored
  • Program notes by Goddard Lieberson, Hans W. Heinsheimer, David Drew, and Horst Koegler; synopsis by Guy Stern, and libretto with English translation (35 p. : ill.) laid in container
  • Automatic sequence
Capture and storage technique
analog electrical storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
performed music
Content type code
  • prm
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Ouvertüre -- Die Moritat vom Mackie Messer (The ballad of Mack the Knife) -- Der Morgenchoral des Peachum (Mr. Peachum's morning hymn) -- Anstatt-dass Song (Instead of song) -- Hochzeitslied für ärmere Leute (Wedding song for poor people) -- Kanonensong (Cannon song) -- Liebeslied (Love song) -- Barbara-Song (Barabara song) -- Akt finale, Die Unsicherheit menschlicher Verhältnisse (Act I finale, The uncertainty of human conditions) -- Pollys Abschiedslied (Polly's farewell song) -- Zwischenspiel (Intermezzo) -- Die Ballade von der sexuellen Hörigkeit (The ballad of sexual dependency) -- Die Seeräuber Jenny (Pirate Jenny) -- Die Zuhälterballade (The procurer's ballad) -- Die Ballade von angenehmen Leben (The ballad of pleasant living) -- Das Eifersuchtsduett (The jealousy duet) -- Kampf um das Eigentum ; Lucy Arie (Fight about the property ; Lucy's aria) -- 2. Akt finale, Ballade über die Frage "Wovon lebt der Mensch?" (Act II finale, Ballad about the question, "What keeps a man alive?") -- Das Lied von der Unzulänglichkeit (The song about inadequacy) -- Salomon-Song (Song of Solomon) -- Ruf aus der Gruft (Call from the grave) -- Grabschrift, Ballade in der Macheath Jedermann abbitte Leistet (Epitaph, Ballad in which Macheath asks everyone for forgiveness) -- Der reitende Bote (The riding messenger) -- Dreigroschen-Finale (Threepenny finale) -- Die Schluss-Strophen der Moritat (The reprise of Moritat)
Control code
4392839
Dimensions
12 in.
Dimensions
12 in. diameter
Extent
2 sound discs
Groove width / pitch
microgroove fine
Lccn
r 58001142
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Other physical details
analog, 33 1/3 rpm
Publisher number
  • O2L 257
  • OL 5305
  • OL 5306
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
33 1/3 rpm (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)4392839
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Die Dreigroschenoper, lyrics, Bertolt Brecht ; music, Kurt Weill, (sound recording)
Publication
Note
  • Columbia: O2L 257 (OL 5305--OL 5306)
  • Parallel title on container: The threepenny opera
  • Based on The beggar's opera
  • Entire production supervised by Lotte Lenya
  • First complete recording, including all the verses of the songs, the Ballad of dependency (omitted from the published score), and Lucy's aria; the composer's original instrumentation is restored
  • Program notes by Goddard Lieberson, Hans W. Heinsheimer, David Drew, and Horst Koegler; synopsis by Guy Stern, and libretto with English translation (35 p. : ill.) laid in container
  • Automatic sequence
Capture and storage technique
analog electrical storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
performed music
Content type code
  • prm
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Ouvertüre -- Die Moritat vom Mackie Messer (The ballad of Mack the Knife) -- Der Morgenchoral des Peachum (Mr. Peachum's morning hymn) -- Anstatt-dass Song (Instead of song) -- Hochzeitslied für ärmere Leute (Wedding song for poor people) -- Kanonensong (Cannon song) -- Liebeslied (Love song) -- Barbara-Song (Barabara song) -- Akt finale, Die Unsicherheit menschlicher Verhältnisse (Act I finale, The uncertainty of human conditions) -- Pollys Abschiedslied (Polly's farewell song) -- Zwischenspiel (Intermezzo) -- Die Ballade von der sexuellen Hörigkeit (The ballad of sexual dependency) -- Die Seeräuber Jenny (Pirate Jenny) -- Die Zuhälterballade (The procurer's ballad) -- Die Ballade von angenehmen Leben (The ballad of pleasant living) -- Das Eifersuchtsduett (The jealousy duet) -- Kampf um das Eigentum ; Lucy Arie (Fight about the property ; Lucy's aria) -- 2. Akt finale, Ballade über die Frage "Wovon lebt der Mensch?" (Act II finale, Ballad about the question, "What keeps a man alive?") -- Das Lied von der Unzulänglichkeit (The song about inadequacy) -- Salomon-Song (Song of Solomon) -- Ruf aus der Gruft (Call from the grave) -- Grabschrift, Ballade in der Macheath Jedermann abbitte Leistet (Epitaph, Ballad in which Macheath asks everyone for forgiveness) -- Der reitende Bote (The riding messenger) -- Dreigroschen-Finale (Threepenny finale) -- Die Schluss-Strophen der Moritat (The reprise of Moritat)
Control code
4392839
Dimensions
12 in.
Dimensions
12 in. diameter
Extent
2 sound discs
Groove width / pitch
microgroove fine
Lccn
r 58001142
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Other physical details
analog, 33 1/3 rpm
Publisher number
  • O2L 257
  • OL 5305
  • OL 5306
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
33 1/3 rpm (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)4392839
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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