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Kurt Weill (Composer)

Born: 2nd March 1900, Dessau-Rosslau, Germany

Died: 3rd April 1950, New York, U.S.A

Nationality: German

Kurt Julian Weill was a German composer, active from the 1920s in his native country, and in his later years in the United States. He was a leading composer for the stage who was best known for his fruitful collaborations with Bertolt Brecht. With Brecht, he developed productions such as his best-known work The Threepenny Opera, which included the ballad "Mack the Knife". Weill held the ideal of writing music that served a socially useful purpose. He also wrote several works for the concert hall.

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