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Kurt Weill : an illustrated life

Schebera, Jürgen, 1940-1995
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Examining the life of Kurt Weill, this text explores the phases of the composer's life, from his childhood as the son of a cantor in the Jewish section of Dessau, Germany, to his renunciation of Germany in 1933. It also looks at his emigration to America (1935) and his premature death (1950).
Main title:
Kurt Weill : an illustrated life / Jürgen Schebera ; translated by Caroline Murphy.
Imprint:
New Haven ; London : Yale University Press, c1995.
Collation:
xi, 381p. : ill., facsims., ports. ; 27 cm.
Notes:
Bibliography: p360-366. _ Includes index."Published with the assistance of the Kurt Weill Foundation for Music".Discography: p367-374.Translation of: Kurt Weill 1900-1950 : eine Biographie in Texten, Bildern und Dokumenten.
ISBN:
9780300060553
Language:
EnglishGerman
BRN:
463505
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