Noted historian of the Broadway musical chronicles the braided lives of two of the twentieth century's most influential artists
For the first time, Ethan Mordden chronicles the romance of Kurt Weill and Lotte Lenya in Love Song, a dual biography that unfolds against the background of the tumultuous twentieth century, scored to music from Weil's greatest triumphs: Knickerbocker Holiday, Lost in the Stars, Lady in the Dark, Happy End, One Touch of Venus and The Rise and Fall of the City of Mahagonny. The romance of Weill, the Jewish cantor's son, and Lenya, the ...
Lotte Lenya reads "Up In The Gallery", "The Cares of a Family Man", "The Bucket Rider", "A Hunger Artist", and "A Fratricide".
Digital Sheet Music of Married
Composed by: John Kander
Performed by: Lotte Lenya
From the show(s): Cabaret
Digital Sheet Music of Pirate Jenny
Composed by: Kurt Weill
From the show(s): The Threepenny Opera
Digital Sheet Music of Mack The Knife
Composed by: Bertolt Brecht
Performed by: Bobby Darin;Ella Fitzgerald;Frank Sinatra;Lotte Lenya;Louis Armstrong;Michael Buble
Lenya, The Legend celebrates the private life and public career of the singer and actress whose legend is irrevocably tied to the theatre of Bertolt Brecht and the music of Kurt Weill in photos and personal reminiscences. From her unforgettable performances on stage and screen in such hits as the exuberant 1954 revival of The Threepenny Opera to Cabaret and From Russia with Love, Lenya established herself as one of our most enduring ...