Kurt Weill: Little Threepenny Music

  • Suite from ‘The Threepenny Opera’ (1928)
  • 2 0 2 2 - 0 2 1 1 - perc(2), pno, alto sax(Eb), t.sax(Bb), band, bjo
  • Duration: 22’
  • Instrumentation details:
    1st flute (+picc)
    2nd flute
    1st clarinet in Bb
    2nd clarinet in Bb
    alto saxophone in Eb
    tenor saxophone in Bb (+soprano sax(Bb))
    1st bassoon
    2nd bassoon
    1st trumpet in Bb
    2nd trumpet in Bb
    trombone
    bass tuba
    percussion(2)
    band
    piano
    bjo (+guit)
  • Composer: Kurt Weill
  • Table of contents:
    Ouverture
    Die Moritat von Mackie Messer
    Anstatt daß-Song
    Die Ballade vom angenehmen Leben
    Pollys Lied
    Tango-Ballade
    Kanonen-Song
    Dreigroschen-Finale

Work introduction

Audiosamples

World première

Location:
Berlin (DE)
Date:
07.02.1929
Orchestra:
Preußisches Kammerorchester
Conductor:
Otto Klemperer

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