August 30, 2003 Three Penny Opera the show that brought us the hit song "Mack the Knife," debuted 75 years ago in Berlin. NPR's Scott Simon talks with University of Rochester music professor Kim Kowalke about the lasting legacy of the work.
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Ella Fitzgerald — one of many artists who popularized 'Mack The Knife — performing at the London Palladium.
October 22, 2000 This jazz standard has its roots in a song from the 'Three Penny Opera' with decidedly less mainstream pop appeal.
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