Operetta in Exile

Their words, their music, their story

Chicago Folks Operetta in Concert September 8, 2013

Written by: Hersh Glagov and Gerald Frantzen     Musical Arrangements: Anthony Barrese

Paradise Lost

1) Die Blume von Hawaii Die Blume von Hawaii (1931) Music by Paul Abraham, Lyrics by Alfred Grünwald and Fritz Löhner-Beda

——-  Artist: Max Pechstein

2) Ein Paradies am Meeresstrand Die Blume von Hawaii (1931) by Abraham/Grünwald/Beda

—— Artist: Max Pechstein

3) Will dir die Welt zu Füssen legen Die Blume von Hawaii (1931) by Abraham/Grünwald/Beda

—-Artist: Max Pechstein

4) My Little Boy Die Blume von Hawaii (1931) by Abraham/Grünwald/Beda

—–Photos of Weimar Berlin

5) Du Traumschöne Perle der Südsee Die Blume von Hawaii (1931) by Abraham/Grünwald/Beda

——Artist: Max Pechstein

6) Kann nicht Küssen ohne Liebe Die Blume von Hawaii (1931) by Abraham/Grünwald/Beda

—–Artist: Ernst Kirchner

Tradition Undone

7)Lockende Augen from Schwarzwaldmädel (1917) music by Leon Jessel , lyrics by August Neidhart

—– Artist: Lyonel Feininger

8) Du sollst der Kaiser meine Seele sein from Der Favorit (1916) by Robert Stolz, Lyric Wilhelm Sterk and Fritz Grünbaum

——-Photos of Operetta Stars

9)Das Lerchel von Hernals from Hoheit Tanzt Walzer (1912) by Leo Ascher, Lyric by Julius Brammer and Alfred Grünwald

——Artist: Max Beckmann

10) Glück, Launische Konigin from Bravo Peggy! (1932) by Leo Ascher, Lyrics by Armin Robinson, Wilhelm Lichtenberg, Theodor Waldau

—–Artist: Gabriele Münter

11)Das haben die Mädchen so gerne Das Autoliebchen (1912) by Jean Gilbert, Lyrics by Jean Kren

——-Photos

The Words of Ghosts

12) Be Modern from Mitislav der Moderne (1907) by Franz Lehár, Lyrics by Fritz Grünbaum and Robert Bodanzky               English: Hersh Glagov, Gerald Frantzen,

——–Artist: Paul Klee

13) A Faithful Daughter of Tradition from Die Rose von Stambul (1916) by Leo Fall, Lyrics by Julius Brammer and Alfred Grünwald English: Hersh Glagov and Gerald Frantzen

—–Artist: Marc Chagall

14) Ivan Peter Petrovich from Die Zirkusprinzessin by Emmerich Kálmán, Lyrics by Alfred Grünwald

——–Artist: Marc Chagall

15) Little Cowboy Song from Arizona Lady (1953) by Emmerich Kálmán, Lyrics by Gustav Beer and Alfred Grünwald English: Hersh Glagov and Gerald Frantzen

Photos of Tom Mix

16) Do you know what you mean to me? from Arizona Lady (1953) by Emmerich Kálmán, Lyrics by Gustav Beer and Alfred Grünwald English: Hersh Glagov and Gerald Frantzen

——Photos

17) If I love you from Das Land des Lächelns (1929) by Franz Lehár, Lyrics by Fritz Löhner-Beda and Ludwig Herzer English: Hersh Glagov and Gerald Frantzen

——-Artist: Ernst Kirchner

18) When did we know we were in love? from Das Land des Lächelns (1929) by Franz Lehár, Lyrics by Fritz Löhner-Beda and Ludwig Herzer English: Hersh Glagov and Gerald Frantzen

——-Artist: Marc Chagall

19) Always keep smiling from Das Land des Lächelns (1929) by Franz Lehár, Lyrics by Fritz Löhner-Beda and Ludwig Herzer English: Hersh Glagov and Gerald Frantzen

——- Artist: Leo Haas

This program was sponsored by:

Jerry Critser
The Pauls Foundation
Dr. J. Steven Kelly