Music Group - Playlist
April 27, 2013
This April we featured compositions by a couple of exiles:
Kurt Weill, driven from Germany by the Nazis, and Charlie Chaplin,
driven from the U.S. by the Commie Witch Hunts (and women with paternity
suits). We will also had a few pieces from the Theresienstadt Camp by
composers who didn't leave Europe in time.
|Disk 1,2 ||Rise and Fall of the City of Mahagonny
Kurt Weill - Lotte Lenya
| 136 min|
|Disk 3||Symphony #2 -
|Disk 4||Theresienstadt - compositions by inmates
of the concentration camp.
All written there except the last (cello) piece.
All inmates were sent to the death camps in 1942 or earlier.
|Disk 5||City Lights -
composed by Charlie Chaplin
|Disk 6||Lady in the Dark - Kurt Weill
From one of his successful Broadway productions
in cooperation with Ira Gershwin. Orchestration by Kurt Weill
|Disk 7||Violin Concerto - Kurt Weill
|Disk 3||Seven Deadly Sins - Kurt Weill
|Disk 3||Berliner Requiem - Kurt Weill