Kurt Weill Edition, Vol. 1

Release Date: 4/14/2015
Label: Capriccio
Catalog Number: C7178
Composer: Kurt Weill
Number of Discs: 5

Physical Format:

CD
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$22.99
Notes and Editorial Reviews
In the framework of Capriccio’s Kurt Weill edition the present CD-Box now offers a collection of the prestigious recordings of well known and mostly unknown stage works of the composer. Beside the famous “Threepenny Opera” and “The Seven Deadly Sins” we also included some rarities like the radio cantata “Lindbergh’s Flight”, the School Opera “He Who Says Yes” and the romantic Winter Tale “The Silver Lake”.
Works on This Recording
1. Die Dreigroschenoper by Kurt Weill
Conductor: Jan Latham-Koenig
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1928 ; Berlin, Germany
2. Die sieben Todsünden der Kleinbürger by Kurt Weill
Performer: Malcolm [bass] Smith (Bass), Dieter Ellenbeck (Tenor), Karl Markus (Tenor), Doris Bierett (Soprano), Carlos Feller (Baritone)
Conductor: Lothar Zagrosek
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1933 ; Germany
3. Mahagonny Songspiel by Kurt Weill
Performer: Walter Raffeiner (Baritone), Horst Hiestermann (Tenor), Peter Nikolaus Kante (Tenor), Trudeliese Schmidt (Mezzo Soprano), Hans Franzen (Baritone), Gabriele Ramm (Soprano)
Conductor: Jan Latham-Koenig
Orchestra/Ensemble: König Ensemble
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1927 ; Germany
4. Der Silbersee by Kurt Weill
Performer: Hildegard Heichele (Soprano), Frederic Mayer (Tenor), Andrea Andonian (Soprano), Hans Korte (Speaker), Michael Thomas (Speaker)
Conductor: Jan Latham-Koenig
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1932 ; Germany
5. Der Lindberghflug by Kurt Weill
Conductor: Jan Latham-Koenig
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1929 ; Berlin, Germany
6. Der Jasager by Kurt Weill
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1930 ; Berlin, Germany
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