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Kurt Weill’s Broadway

Thursday, January 17, 2019
Kleinhans Music Hall, 7:00 pm

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The newest Music Unwound program produced by Joseph Horowitz explores the creative output of Kurt Weill, one of the 20th century’s most important immigrant composers. This concert, featuring the seminal work Seven Deadly Sins, Mack the Knife, and many other songs from his work for Broadway, will be part of a season-long exploration of Weill’s works in partnership with the University at Buffalo.

Adam Turner, conductor
Lisa Vroman, soprano
Hudson  Shad, vocal group

Program

  Mack the Knife from The Threepenny Opera
  The Seven Deadly Sins

I. Sloth

II. Pride

III. Anger

IV. Gluttony

V. Lust

VI. Covetousness

VII. Envy

Epilogue

    Intermission
  How Can You Tell An American from Knickerbocker Holiday
  Wouldn’t You Like to be on Broadway from  Street Scene
  September Song from Knickerbocker Holiday
  One Life to Live from Lady in the Dark
  The Trouble with Women from One Touch of Venus
  My Ship from Lady in the Dark
  Economics from Love Life
  The Saga of Jenny from Lady in the Dark
  That’s Him from  One Touch of Venus