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Blues-Potpourri (Tanzpotpourri I) aus der Dreigroschenoper

Arrangement for jazz orchestra with voice ad lib. by Hartwig von Platen (1929).

Song List
Performance Information

Song list

1) Lied von der Unzulänglichkeit menschlichen Strebens
2) Moritat von Mackie Messer
3) Zuhälterballade
4) Barbara-Song

Performance Information

Orchestra: alto sax.1 ten. sax.0;; banjo, harmonium, piano, perc; vn, vn obbligato, cello, bass or tuba. [optional cl II, bsn, horn I-II, vn II, va]
Duration: 6 minutes
Performance Materials: USA, UK, BREV: EAMC
All other territories: UE

Guide to orchestration, territory abbreviations, and publishers' symbols.


RCA Red Seal CD 09026 63513 2 Charming Weill (also released as Life, Love and Laughter), Palast Orchester, HK Gruber, cond.
Decca CD
481 2693
Orchestra Sinfonica di Milano Giuseppe Verdi, Giuseppe Grazioli, cond.


Also see Die Dreigroschenoper.