Dagmar Krause ‎– Tank Battles: The Songs Of Hanns Eisler

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1 The Song Of The Whitewash
Text By – Bertolt BrechtTranslated By – N. Gould-Verschoyle*
2:07
2 (I Read About) Tank Battles
Text By – Bertolt BrechtTranslated By – John Willett
1:30
3 You Have To Pay
Text By – Walter MehringTranslated By – Jim Woodland, Malcolm Green (3)
1:43
4 Chanson Allemande
Text By – Berthold ViertelTranslated By – Andrew Dodge
1:20
5 The Ballad Of The Sackslingers
Text By – Julian ArendtTranslated By – Dagmar Krause, Jim Woodland
3:24
6 Mother Beimlein
Text By – Bertolt BrechtTranslated By – Lesley Lendrum
1:16
7 The Perhaps Song
Text By – Bertolt BrechtTranslated By – Bettina Jonic, Katherine Helm
1:50
8 Lied Von Der Belebenden Wirkung Des Geldes (The Song Of The Invigorating Impact Of Cash)
Text By – Bertolt Brecht
4:32
9 Mankind
Text By – Hanns EislerTranslated By – Dagmar Krause, Jim Woodland
0:59
10 Bettellied
Text By – Bertolt Brecht
1:27
11 Song Of A German Mother
Text By – Bertolt BrechtTranslated By – Eric Bentley
2:31
12 Change The World - It Needs It
Text By – Bertolt BrechtTranslated By – Eric Bentley
2:07
13 Bankenlied - Banking Song
Text By – Siegmar Mehring
2:59
14 Legende Von Der Entstehung Des Buches Taoteking (Legend Of The Origin Of The Book Of The Taote King)
Text By – Bertolt Brecht
6:43
15 Ballad Of (Bourgoise) Welfare
Text By – Kurt TucholskyTranslated By – Jim Woodland
2:53
16 Mother's Hands
Text By – Kurt TucholskyTranslated By – Malcolm Green (3)
2:02
17 Berlin 1919
Text By – AnonymousTranslated By – Eric Bentley
2:30
18 And I Shall Never See Again
Text By – Bertolt BrechtTranslated By – Eric Bentley
1:52
19 Genevieve: Ostern Ist Ein Ball Sur Seine (Genevieve: Easter There Is A Ball On The Seine)
Text By – Bertolt Brecht
1:05
20 The Wise Woman And The Soldier
Text By – Bertolt BrechtTranslated By – Eric Bentley
3:43
21 Failure In Loving
Text By – Heinrich HeineTranslated By – Eric Bentley
1:04
22 Und Endlich Stirbt
Text By – Peter Altenberg
1:11
23 The Rat Men - Nightmare
Text By – Hanns Eisler
1:18
24 The Homecoming
Text By – Bertolt BrechtTranslated By – Eric Bentley
1:34
25 The Trenches
Text By – Kurt Tucholsky
3:44
26 To A Little Radio
Text By – Bertolt Brecht
1:05
27 Panzerschlacht
Text By – Bertolt Brecht
1:33
28 Das Vielleicht Lied
Text By – Bertolt Brecht
1:51
29 Der Mensch
Text By – Hanns Eisler
0:55
30 Lied Von Der Deutschen Mutter
Text By – Bertolt Brecht
2:32
31 Mutterns Hände
Text By – Kurt Tucholsky
2:03
32 Spartacus 1919
Text By – Anonymous
2:31
33 Und Ich Werde Nicht Mehr Sehen
Text By – Bertolt Brecht
1:53
34 Die Heimkehr
Text By – Bertolt Brecht
1:35
35 Der Graben
Text By – Kurt Tucholsky
3:43
36 An Den Kleinen Radioapparat
Text By – Bertolt Brecht
1:06

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© Voiceprint (USA) 1994.
℗ Voiceprint (USA) 1994.
Made in Austria.

Released in 1989 'Tank Battles' represented the culmination of 5 years research by
Dagmar Krause into the work of Hanns Eisler realising her long-standing ambition to
bring his music into the contemporary arena.

Extra bonus tracks:
To celebrate this reissue Voiceprint has included 10 tracks from the German language
version 'Panzerschlacht'. These tracks contain the same mixes and arrangements
as the English version but are performed in their original German language.

Dedicated to Heinrich and Magdalene Krause.

Track 8 reads "Lied Von Der Belebeden Wirkung Des Geldes" on backcover.

Issued in a standard jewel case with an 8-page booklet.
Track durations taken from CD-player.
Total playing time 78:11

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode (Text): 5 020522 313827
  • Barcode (Scanned): 5020522313827
  • Matrix / Runout: VP138CD 11 A1 [DADC Austria logo]
  • Mastering SID Code: none
  • Mould SID Code: none

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