Kurt Weill: The Threepenny Opera

Kurt Weill: The Threepenny Opera

by Stephen Hinton (Editor)



Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780521330268
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publication date: 07/26/1990
Series: Cambridge Opera Handbooks Series
Pages: 244
Product dimensions: 5.43(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.75(d)

Table of Contents

General preface; List of illustrations; Preface; Acknowledgements; Part I. Synopsis: 1. Brecht's narration for a concert version of Die Dreigroschenoper; Part II. History: 2. 'Matters of intellectual property': the sources and genesis of Die Dreigroschenoper Stephen Hinton; 3. The premiere and after Stephen Hinton; 4. The Threepenny Opera in America Kim H. Kowalke; Part III. Analysis and Criticism: 5. The Threepenny Opera Bertolt Brecht; 6. Correspondence concerning The Threepenny Opera Kurt Weill; 7. 'The Threepenny Opera': a Berlin Burlesque by the Berlin Correspondent of The Times; 8. The Threepenny Opera Theodor Wiesengrund-Adorno; 9. The Threepenny Opera Ernst Bloch; 10. Three-groats Opera Eric Blom; 11. L'Opera de Quat'Sous Walter Benjamin; 12. The Threepenny Opera Hans Keller; 13. Motifs, tags and related matter David Drew; 14. The Dreigroschen-Sound 15. Misunderstanding The Threepenny Opera Stephen Hinton; Notes; Bibliography; Discography Stephen Hinton; Index.

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