BirthdayMarch 2, 1900
BirthplaceDessau, Germany

Celebrity biographies

  1. About Kurt Weill

    Full name: Kurt Weill
    Also known as: Weill, Kurt Julian, Kurt Julian Weill, Kurt Weill, Weill, Kurt
    Professions: Soundtrack, Music Department, Composer

  2. Kurt Weill Known for

    The World's End (2013), What Women Want (2000), A Prophet (2009), Shark Tale (2004)

  3. Kurt Weill Death information

    Died: Monday, 3rd of April, 1950 (Age: 50)

  4. Kurt Weill Biography

    Kurt Julian Weill (German: [va?l]; March 2, 1900 – April 3, 1950) was a German composer, active from the 1920s, 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 a number of works for the concert hall, as well as several Judaism-themed pieces.

  5. Kurt Weill Family

    Spouse: Lotte Lenya

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