Die Dreigroschenoper (Weill, Kurt)

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Performances

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Sheet Music

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Editor First edition (reissue)
Publisher. Info. Vienna: Universal Edition, 1928. Plate U.E. 14901.
Reprinted Vienna: Universal Edition, 1956. Plate W. Ph. V. 400.
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Arrangements and Transcriptions

Little Threepenny Music

For Wind Orchestra (Composer)

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Publisher. Info. Vienna: Universal Edition, 1929. Plate U.E. 9712.
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Misc. Notes Instrumentation: 2 flutes (2nd also piccolo), 2 clarinets (B), alto saxophone (E), tenor saxophone (B) (also soprano saxophone (B)), 2 bassoons, 2 trumpets (B), trombone, tuba, banjo (also guitar and bandoneon ad lib.), timpani, percussion, piano
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Zuhälterballade (Act II, No.13)

For 7 Saxophones (Larocque)

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Publisher. Info. Saint-Maurice, QC: Productions du Moliantegok, 2002. Moli 242045
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General Information

Work Title Die Dreigroschenoper
Alternative. Title The Threepenny Opera
Composer Weill, Kurt
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IKW 2
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 3 acts
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1928 (May-August)
First Performance. 1928-08-31 in Berlin, Theater am Schiffbauerdamm
First Publication. 1928
Librettist Bertolt Brecht (1898-1956)
Language German
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Early 20th century
Piece Style Early 20th century
Instrumentation voices, chorus, orchestra
Cast
Macheath (called Mackie Messer) (tenor/baritone)
Jonathan Jeremiah Peachum, owner of the company "Bettlers Freund" (baritone)
Celia Peachum, his wife (mezzo-soprano)
Polly Peachum, his daughter (soprano)
Jackie "Tiger" Brown, top police chief of London (baritone)
Lucy Brown, Tiger Brown's daughter (soprano)
Jenny ("Spelunken-Jenny") (mezzo-soprano)
Smith ("Moritatensänger), a constable (baritone)
Pastor Kimball
Filch (tenor)
Walter (tenor)
Matthias (tenor)
Jakob (tenor)
Jimmie (tenor)
Ede (tenor)
Mixed Chorus (SATB)
Beggars, Gangsters, Whores, Constables
Orchestra
2 woodwind players
1. alto saxophone (E), flute, clarinet (B), baritone saxophone (E)
2. tenor saxophone (B), soprano saxophone (B), bassoon or bass clarinet (B)
2 trumpets (B), trombone (also contrabass trombone)
1 string player (banjo, cello, guitar, Hawaiian guitar or mandolin, bandoneon)
timpani, cymbals, triangle, wooden drum, jazz drum
tom-tom, snare drum, tenor drum, bass drum
tam-tam, glockenspiel, bells
harmonium (also celesta), piano
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