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Threepenny Opera Suite

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Kurt Weill

Kurt Weill (arr. Kramer)


General Info

Year: 1928 / 1991
Duration: c. 9:30
Difficulty: V (see Ratings for explanation)
Publisher: Kendor Music
Cost: Score and Parts (print) - $18.50


Instrumentation

B-flat Trumpet I-II
Horn in F
Trombone
Tuba


Errata

None discovered thus far.


Program Notes

Featuring four of eight movements from Kurt Weill's jazz-influenced masterpiece of 1928, this concert-quality work for proficient players preserves the inherent darkness of the original. The movements are Overture , The Moritat Of Mack The Knife, The Instead-Of Song, and Cannon-Song.

- Program Note by publisher


Commercial Discography

None discovered thus far.


State Ratings

None discovered thus far.


Performances

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  • Hope College (Holland, Mich.) Wind Ensemble (Gabe Southard, conductor) - 31 October 2020
  • Nazareth College (Rochester, N.Y.) Wind Symphony (Jared Chase, conductor) – 20 October 2019
  • University of Michigan (Ann Arbor) Symphony Band (Michael Haithcock, conductor) – 30 September 2016
  • Palo Alto (Calif.) Philharmonic Chamber Concert – 8 March 2014


Works for Winds by this Composer


Resources

  • Weill, K.; Kramer, K. (1991). Threepenny Opera Suite : Four Movements [score]. European American Music Corp: [s.l.]