Tracklist Hide Credits
|1||–Steve Weisberg||Mahagonny Songspiel (Intro)
Accordion, Xylophone – Andrea ParkinsAlto Saxophone – Alan ChaseArranged By, Conductor – Steve WeisbergBanjo – Jeff FreidmanBass – Mary Potter NewtonBassoon – Greg NewtonCello – Dan Rowe (2)Clarinet – Neil LeonardDrums – Jack CookFlute – Anders BostronFrench Horn – Cathy PacekMixed By – Clyde KaplanOboe – Sandy AyresPercussion – Ken Winokur, Mike Evans (9)Recorded By – Joe CuneoTenor Saxophone – Les ArbuckleTrombone – Lenny PetersonTuba – Jenny PalmerViola – Laura Burgess
|2||–Sting And Dominic Muldowney||Ballad Of Mac The Knife
Alto Saxophone, Baritone Saxophone – David RoachArranged By, Synthesizer – Dominic MuldowneyBandoneon – Juan Mosalini*Banjo – Mark PeruLyrics By – Bertolt BrechtMixed By – Clyde KaplanPiano – Kenny KirklandRecorded By – Pete SmithRecorded By [Additional] – Herve Marignac*, Dick Lewsey*Soprano Saxophone – Branford MarsalisTenor Saxophone – John MarleTranslated By – John Willett, Ralph ManheimTrumpet [Bass], Trombone – Mike ZwerinTuba – Kevin Morgan (3)Vocals – Sting
|3||–The Fowler Brothers* With Stanard Ridgway*||Cannon Song
Alto Saxophone, Flute – Steve FowlerArranged By – Bruce Fowler*Bass – Tom FowlerGuitar, Banjo – Mike Miller (7)Lyrics By – Bertolt BrechtPiano – Ed FowlerRecorded By, Mixed By – Clyde KaplanTenor Saxophone – Albert WingTranslated By – John Willett, Ralph ManheimTrombone – Bruce Fowler*Trombone [Bass] – Phil TeeleTrumpet – Walt FowlerVocals – Stanard Ridgway*
|4||–Marianne Faithfull And Chris Spedding||Ballad Of The Soldier's Wife
Arranged By, Guitar – Chris SpeddingBass – Fernando SaundersConductor – Sharon FreemanDrums – Anton FigKeyboards – Carter CatheartLyrics By – Bertolt BrechtMixed By – David Greenberg*Recorded By – Don WershbaRecorded By [Additional] – J.C. Convertino*Translated By – John Willett, Ralph ManheimVocals – Marianne FaithfullWoodwind – Jim Cuomo
|5||–Van Dyke Parks||Johnny Johnson Medley
Alto Saxophone, Flute – Steve FowlerArranged By, Conductor – Van Dyke ParksBass – Buell NeidlingerCello – Armen KsajikianDrums – Jim KeltnerFlute, Tenor Saxophone, Bass Clarinet, English Horn – Marty KrystallGuitar, Banjo, Mandolin – Fred TackettHarmonica – David McKelvyHarp – Katie KirkpatrickLyrics By – Paul Green (3)Recorded By, Mixed By – Clyde KaplanSynthesizer – Randy KerberTrombone – Bruce Fowler*Trumpet – Walt FowlerViola – Raymond Tischer*Violin – Barry Socher, Michelle Kikuchi Richards*Vocals – Kathy Dalton
|6||–Henry Threadgill||The Great Hall
Arranged By, Conductor – Henry ThreadgillBass – Cecil McBeeCello – Akua Dixon, Diedre L. Murray*Drums – Thurman BarkerFrench Horn – Gregory Williams (2), Vincent ChanceyMixed By – Clyde KaplanPiccolo Flute – Lloyd McNeillRecorded By – Doug EpsteinTenor Saxophone – John StubblefieldTrumpet – Lester Bowie, Stantan Davis*Tuba – Tony UnderwoodViolin – Patmore Lewis, Wint Garvey*
|7||–Ralph Schuckett With Richard Butler||Alabama Song
Acoustic Guitar – Hugh McCracken, Jeff Layton, Joe Cato, Sid McGinnisArranged By, Keyboards, Synthesizer – Ralph SchuckettBass – John SieglerChorus [Backing] – George James (3), Joe Cerisano, John Leffler*, Julie Eikenberg*, Maria VidalDrum Programming [Linn] – Jimmy BralowerElectric Guitar – Ira Siegal*Electronics [Realizations], Synthesizer – John PetersenLead Vocals – Richard ButlerLead Vocals [The Chorus] – Bob DoroughLead Vocals, Vocals [The Chorus] – Ellen ShipleyLyrics By – Bertolt BrechtMixed By – Clyde KaplanRecorded By – David Greenberg*, J.C. Convertino*, John PetersenVocals [Additional Featured Singer] – Eric Troyer, Hal Willner, Ralph Schuckett, Rory DoddVocals [The Chorus Carrots] – Diana Graselli
|8||–Armadillo String Quartet||Youkali Tango
Arranged By, Violin – Barry SocherCello – Armen KsajikianRecorded By, Mixed By – Clyde KaplanViola – Raymond Tischer*Violin – Michelle Kikuchi Richards*
|9||–John Zorn||The Little Lieutenant Of The Loving God
Accordion – Guy KlucevsekArranged By, Conductor, Clarinet, Alto Saxophone, Celesta, Saw [Musical] – John ZornDrums, Timpani, Percussion – Bobby PreviteElectric Guitar, Acoustic Guitar, Banjo, Voice – Fred FrithHarp – Carol EmanuelLyrics By – Bertolt BrechtRecorded By, Mixed By – Don WershbaTrombone, Trombone [Bass] – Jim StaleyVoice, Whistling, Electric Bass, Harpsichord – Luli Shioi
|10||–Van Dyke Parks||Johnny's Speech||1:44|
|11||–Lou Reed||September Song
Arranged By, Vocals, Guitar – Lou ReedBass, Producer [Associate] – Fernando SaundersDrum Programming [Linn] – David RosenbergDrums – Eric ParkerHorns – Arno Hecht, Bob Funk, Crispin Cioe, "Hollywood" Paul Litteral*, The Uptown Horns*Keyboards – Peter Wood (2)Lyrics By – Maxwell AndersonMixed By – David Greenberg*Recorded By, Mixed By – Don Wershba
|12||–Carla Bley With Phil Woods||Lost In The Stars
Alto Saxophone – Phil WoodsArranged By, Conductor – Carla BleyBass – Steve SwallowDrums – Victor LewisFlute – Chris HunterFrench Horn – John Clarke*Oboe – Paul McCandlessPiano – Larry WillisRecorded By, Mixed By – Tom MarkTrombone – Tom MaloneTrombone [Bass] – Dave Taylor*Trumpet – Randy Brecker
|13||–Tom Waits||What Keeps Mankind Alive?
Accordion – William SchimmelArranged By, Bass – Greg CohenBanjo – Eddie Davis*Horns – Arno Hecht, Bob Funk, Crispin Cioe, "Hollywood" Paul Litteral*, The Uptown Horns*Lyrics By – Bertolt BrechtPercussion – Michael BlairRecorded By, Mixed By – Bob Musso*Translated By – John Willett, Ralph ManheimVocals – Tom Waits
|14||–Elliott Sharp||Klops Lied (Meatball Song)
Arranged By, Electric Bass, Clarinet, Saxophone, Guitar, Bass – Elliott SharpBass Drum – Robert Previte*Drums [Metal], Snare – Charles K. NoyesRecorded By, Mixed By – Dave GreenbergVocals – Sussan Deihim*
|15||–Dagmar Krause||Surabaya Johnny
Arranged By, Piano – Jason OsbornLyrics By – Bertolt BrechtMixed By – Clyde KaplanProducer [Associate] – Dominic MuldowneyRecorded By – Dick LewzeySynthesizer – Paul 'Wix' Wickens*Translated By – Michael Feingold (2)Vocals – Dagmar Krause
|16||–Mark Bingham||Hurrican Introduction||1:00|
|17||–Mark Bingham With Johnny Adams And Aaron Neville||Oh Heavenly Salvation
Arranged By – Jay WeigelArranged By, Guitar – Mark BinghamBacking Vocals – Germaine Bazzle, Jacqueline Jones (2), Stephanie SieberthBass – Elton HeronContrabass, Clarinet – Kidd JordanDrums – Johnny VidacovichGuitar – Steve MasakowskiLyrics By – Bertolt BrechtMixed By – Clyde KaplanRecorded By – Dave FerrelSlide Guitar – John MooneyTenor Saxophone – Ralph Gibson (2)Translated By – Arnold WeinsteinVocals – Aaron Neville, Johnny Adams
|18||–Todd Rundgren With Gary Windo||Call From The Grave/Ballad In Which Macheath Begs All Men For Forgiveness
Arranged By, Instruments [All Except Saxophone], Vocals, Recorded By, Mixed By – Todd RundgrenLyrics By – Bertolt BrechtTenor Saxophone, Alto Saxophone – Gary WindoTranslated By – John Willett, Ralph Manheim
|19||–Charlie Haden And Sharon Freeman||Speak Low
Arranged By, Conductor – Sharon FreemanBass – Charlie HadenBassoon – John SteinmetzCello – Armen KsajikianClarinet, Oboe – Marty KrystallDrums – Albert "Tootie" Heath*Flute – Steve FowlerPiano – Sharon FreemanRecorded By, Mixed By – Clyde KaplanViola – Raymond Tischer*Violin – Barry Socher, Michelle Kikuchi Richards*
|20||–Van Dyke Parks||In No Man's Land
Alto Saxophone, Flute – Steve FowlerArranged By, Conductor – Van Dyke ParksBass – Buell NeidlingerCello – Armen KsajikianDrums – Jim KeltnerFlute, Tenor Saxophone, Bass Clarinet, English Horn – Marty KrystallGuitar, Banjo, Mandolin – Fred TackettHarmonica – David McKelvyHarp – Katie KirkpatrickRecorded By, Mixed By – Clyde KaplanSynthesizer – Randy KerberTrombone – Bruce Fowler*Trumpet – Walt FowlerViola – Raymond Tischer*Violin – Barry Socher, Michelle Kikuchi Richards*Vocals – Kathy Dalton
- Distributed By – Polydor
- Phonographic Copyright (p) – A&M Records, Inc.
- Copyright (c) – A&M Records, Inc.
- Produced For – Deep Creek Productions Ltd.
- Recorded At – Downtown Recorders
- Recorded At – Théâtre Mogador
- Recorded At – Studio Plus XXX
- Recorded At – CTS Studios
- Recorded At – Ludus Tonalis Limited Studio
- Recorded At – A&M Studios
- Recorded At – Mediasound
- Recorded At – John Petersen Studio
- Recorded At – Sigma Sound Studios, New York
- Recorded At – Power Station
- Recorded At – RCA Recording Studios
- Recorded At – Studio Solo, Slidell
- Recorded At – Utopia Sound
- Mixed At – A&M Studios
- Mixed At – Power Station
- Mixed At – Sigma Sound Studios, New York
- Mixed At – Grog Kill Studio
- Mixed At – Quad Recording Studios
- Mixed At – Utopia Sound
- Mastered At – Sterling Sound
- Design – M&Co.
- Executive-Producer – John Telfer
- Liner Notes – David L. Hamilton, Peter Keepnews, Terry Southern
- Management – Basement Music
- Mastered By – Greg Calbi
- Photography By – Davies And Starr
- Producer, Executive-Producer, Liner Notes – Hal Willner
- Producer, Liner Notes – Paul M. Young
- Written-By – Kurt Weill
Track 1 recorded at Downtone Recorders, Boston, Mass. Mixed at A&M Studios, L.A.
Track 2 recorded at Mogador Theatre, Paris. Additional recording at Studio Plus 30, Paris, C.T.S. Studios, London, and Ludus Tonalis Limited Studio, London. Mixed at A&M Studios, L.A.
Tracks 3, 5, 8, 19, 20 recorded and mixed at A&M Studios, L.A.
Track 4 recorded at Mediasound Studios, N.Y. Mixed at Power Station, N.Y.
Track 6 recorded at Mediasound Studios, N.Y. Mixed at A&M Studios, L.A.
Track 7 recorded at John Petersen Studio, Sigma Sound Studios, and Power Station, N.Y. Mixed at A&M Studios, L.A.
Track 9 recorded and mixed at Sigma Sound Studios, N.Y.
Tracks 11, 14 recorded and mixed at Power Station, N.Y.
Track 12 recorded at Power Station, N.Y. Mixed at Grog Kill Studio, Willow, N.Y.
Track 13 recorded at RCA Recording Studios, N.Y. Mixed at Quadrasonic Sound, N.Y.
Track 15 recorded at C.T.S. Studios, London. Mixed at A&M Studios, L.A.
Tracks 16, 17 recorded at Studio Solo, Slidell, Louisiana. Mixed at A&M Studios, L.A.
Track 18 recorded and mixed at Utopia Studios, Bearsville, N.Y.
Barcode and Other Identifiers
- Barcode: 0 82839 51042 4
- Matrix / Runout: 395 104-2 01 #
- Label Code: LC 0485
- Rights Society: GEMA
- Other (SPARS Code): AAD
Other Versions (5 of 19) View All
|395 104-1||Various||Lost In The Stars - The Music Of Kurt Weill (LP, Album)||A&M Records||395 104-1||Canada||1985||Sell This Version|
|SP 9-5104||Various||Lost In The Stars - The Music Of Kurt Weill (LP)||A&M Records||SP 9-5104||US||1985||Sell This Version|
|AMA 5104||Various||Lost In The Stars - The Music Of Kurt Weill (LP)||A&M Records||AMA 5104||UK||1985||Sell This Version|
|056 505||Various||Lost In The Stars - The Music Of Kurt Weill (Cass, Album)||AMIGA||056 505||German Democratic Republic (GDR)||Unknown||Sell This Version|
|CD 5104, 75021 5104-2||Various||Lost In The Stars - The Music Of Kurt Weill (CD, Album)||A&M Records, A&M Records||CD 5104, 75021 5104-2||US||1987||Sell This Version|