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Five Songs from Huckleberry Finn (1950)

For voice and piano.
Texts by Maxwell Anderson.
Completed by Lys Symonette.

Song List
Performance Information
Recordings

Song list

River Chanty
Come In, Mornin'
Apple Jack
This Time Next Year
Catfish Song

Performance Information

Duration: ca. 15 minutes
Published Editions: Originally issued as single sheets by Chappell; now available in Kurt Weill Songs: A Centennial Anthology.
First performance: Unknown

Recordings

Arabesque CD Z6579 Includes "River Chanty"
Steven Kimbrough, baritone, Dalton Baldwin, piano
ASV CD DCA 790 Includes "This Time Next Year"
Carole Farley, soprano, Roger Vignoles, piano
Reel to Reel Recordings CD R2R1 Duke Special and ensemble [pop arrangements for ensemble] released as single CD or as part of 3-CD set: The Stage, a Book, & the Silver Screen (R2R4)

 

Also see arranged version for voice and orchestra.