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The Resource The days grow short : the life and music of Kurt Weill, Ronald Sanders

The days grow short : the life and music of Kurt Weill, Ronald Sanders

Label
The days grow short : the life and music of Kurt Weill
Title
The days grow short
Title remainder
the life and music of Kurt Weill
Statement of responsibility
Ronald Sanders
Title variation
  • Life and music of Kurt Weill
  • Kurt Weill
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Synopsis: Weill's life and career from his studies with Busoni through his early concert works, his Berlin collaborations, his flight to America, and his Broadway years
Additional physical form
Also issued online.
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1932-1991
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Sanders, Ronald
Dewey number
  • 782.8/1/0924
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
ML410.W395
LC item number
S2
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • catalogs
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Weill, Kurt
  • Composers
  • Componisten
  • Compositeurs
  • Compositeurs
Label
The days grow short : the life and music of Kurt Weill, Ronald Sanders
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Includes index
  • "Kurt Weill's principal compositions": p. 434-441
Bibliography note
  • Includes bibliography: pages 405-433 and index
  • Discography: pages 442-449
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue: In search of Kurt Weill -- Two cornerstones -- In times of tumult and war -- Ferruccio Busoni -- Young modernist -- New turnings -- Composing opera -- Enter Bertolt Brecht -- Birth of The Threepenny Opera -- On The Threepenny Opera -- 1929 -- Mahagonny Opera -- School opera: Der Jasager -- Threepenny trial and film -- Goodbye to Berlin -- Paris interlude -- Road to New York -- Taking on Broadway: Johnny Johnson -- First Sally into Hollywood -- Back to old New York: Knickerbocker Holiday -- Looking for niche -- Success on Broadway: Lady in the Dark -- Composer in wartime -- Broadway sophistication: One Touch of Venus -- Last efforts with Ira Gershwin -- Broadway opera: Street Scene -- Promised lands -- Musical tragedy: Lost in the Stars -- Bird of passage -- Epilogue since 1950: Legacy of Kurt Weill -- Source notes and bibliographies -- Kurt Weill's principal compositions -- Kurt Weill discography -- Acknowledgments -- Index
Control code
5170488
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
viii, 469 pages
Isbn
9780030194115
Lccn
79017331
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(WaOLN)133898
Label
The days grow short : the life and music of Kurt Weill, Ronald Sanders
Publication
Note
  • Includes index
  • "Kurt Weill's principal compositions": p. 434-441
Bibliography note
  • Includes bibliography: pages 405-433 and index
  • Discography: pages 442-449
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue: In search of Kurt Weill -- Two cornerstones -- In times of tumult and war -- Ferruccio Busoni -- Young modernist -- New turnings -- Composing opera -- Enter Bertolt Brecht -- Birth of The Threepenny Opera -- On The Threepenny Opera -- 1929 -- Mahagonny Opera -- School opera: Der Jasager -- Threepenny trial and film -- Goodbye to Berlin -- Paris interlude -- Road to New York -- Taking on Broadway: Johnny Johnson -- First Sally into Hollywood -- Back to old New York: Knickerbocker Holiday -- Looking for niche -- Success on Broadway: Lady in the Dark -- Composer in wartime -- Broadway sophistication: One Touch of Venus -- Last efforts with Ira Gershwin -- Broadway opera: Street Scene -- Promised lands -- Musical tragedy: Lost in the Stars -- Bird of passage -- Epilogue since 1950: Legacy of Kurt Weill -- Source notes and bibliographies -- Kurt Weill's principal compositions -- Kurt Weill discography -- Acknowledgments -- Index
Control code
5170488
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
viii, 469 pages
Isbn
9780030194115
Lccn
79017331
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(WaOLN)133898

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