Aufstieg und Fall der Stadt Mahagonny (Rise and Fall of the City of Mahagonny) 1930
Epic opera in three acts.
Text by Bertolt Brecht in collaboration with Kurt Weill, Elisabeth Hauptmann, and Caspar Neher. Read More
Berlin to Broadway with Kurt Weill, A Musical Voyage 1972
Revue based on the life of Kurt Weill.
Narration by Gene Lerner.
Lyrics by various authors or translators. Read More
Die Bürgschaft (The Pledge) 1932
Opera in three acts.
Libretto by Caspar Neher and Weill,
after Johann Gottfried von Herder's "Der afrikanische Rechtspruch." Read More
Davy Crockett 1938
Songs from the musical play (unfinished) for voice and piano.
Book and lyrics by H.R. Hays. Read More
Down in the Valley 1948
Folk-opera in one act.
Libretto by Arnold Sundgaard. Read More
Die Dreigroschenoper (The Threepenny Opera) 1928
Play with music after John Gay's The Beggar's Opera; in three acts.
By Bertolt Brecht and Kurt Weill in collaboration with Elisabeth Hauptmann. Read More
The Firebrand of Florence 1945
Broadway operetta in two acts.
Music and lyrics by Weill and Ira Gershwin.
Book by Edwin Justus Mayer, based on his play The Firebrand. Read More
Happy End 1929
Play with music, in three acts (in German).
Book by Elisabeth Hauptmann ("Dorothy Lane").
Lyrics by Bertolt Brecht. Read More
Huckleberry Finn 1950
Lyrics by Maxwell Anderson. Read More
Der Jasager (The Yes-Sayer) 1930
School opera in two acts.
Libretto by Bertolt Brecht in collaboration with Elisabeth Hauptmann. Adapted from Arthur Waley's English version of the Japanese play Taniko. Read More