Song for soprano or tenor and two piccolos and bassoon
on a traditional Berlin text -- "Ick sitze da un' esse Klops"
English title: Meatball Song
Instrumentation: 2 picc, bsn.
Duration: 45 seconds
Critical Edition: Kurt Weill Edition, Series II, Volume 1 (full score)
Performance Materials: All territories: EAMC
First known performance: December 14, 1927, Berlin, at the wedding reception of H.H. and Thea Stuckenschmidt
|Largo CD 5114||Ensemble Modern, HK Gruber, cond.|
|Nonesuch CD D-79019||Teresa Stratas, soprano; Richard Woitach, piano [arrangement]|
Also see The Unknown Kurt Weill.