Alabama Song PDF’s Quartet performed this piece on television for an episode of Jazz Casual in 1963. Archived from the original on 2008-09-18.
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Archived from the original on 2012-03-08. Live at the Village Vanguard Again! The Classic Quartet: The Complete Impulse! This article needs additional citations for verification. Brecht and Weill’s version of the song was first performed by the Viennese actress and dancer Lotte Lenya, Weill’s wife, in the role of Jessie at the 1927 Baden-Baden Festival’s performance of Little Mahagonny. The melody is changed and the verse beginning « Show me the way to the next little dollar » is omitted. For The Doors’ version, keyboardist Ray Manzarek plays the marxophone along with the organ and keyboard bass.