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Weill

 (wīl, vīl), Kurt 1900-1950.
German-born composer who collaborated with Bertolt Brecht on The Threepenny Opera (1928) and The Rise and Fall of the City of Mahagonny (1930).

Weill

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(Biography) Kurt (kʊrt). 1900–50, German composer, in the US from 1935. He wrote the music for Brecht's The Rise and Fall of the City of Mahagonny (1927) and The Threepenny Opera (1928)

Weill

(waɪl, vaɪl)

n.
Kurt, 1900–50, German composer, in the U.S. after 1935.
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(2.) Kurt Weill, Aufstieg und Fall der Stadt Mahagonny, North German Radio Chorus, conductor Wilhelm Bruckner-Ruggeberg, compact disc ADD, CBS M2K 77341, text translation by Guy Stern; hereafter cited as Mahagonny.
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But another grey eminence behind its arrival in the city was David Drew, champion of Kurt Weill and the Third Viennese School of composers who followed him, and recently arrived as director of publications for Boosey and Hawkes.
"Opuestos: Mexican Folk Art Opposites in English and Spanish" by Cynthia Weill (beautifully illustrated with wood sculptures from Oaxaca by Quirino and Martin Santiago) is a charming educational book that teaches opposites through pictures of colorful Oaxacan animal wood carvings.
When Eugene soprano Siri Vik takes the stage tonight at the Shedd Institute to perform a concert of music by Kurt Weill, she'll be singing straight from the heart of her own dark experience.
"Some older adults see their cancer as a wake-up call," says Terry Weill, MD, assistant clinical professor of psychiatry at Mount Sinai School of Medicine.
The pyromorphite pictured on page 36 of the Marc Weill Collection supplement is a mid-19th century specimen from the Merkur mine, Bad Ems, Germany (not the Bunker Hill mine).
He has also been appointed assistant professor of surgery at Weill Cornell Medical College.
During an extended interval the scene-change was a work of high theatre in itself, transforming the vast Hippodrome stage from the massive decrepitude of this Transylvanian pile into a snazzy, versatile platform for Kurt Weill's The Seven Deadly Sins.
Barchas, the Barklie McKee Henry Professor and chairman of the department of psychiatry at Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, and psychiatrist-in-chief of the New York-Presbyterian Hospital/Weill Cornell Medical Center, was the first to show that neurotransmitters are affected and altered by stress.