Arnold Schoenberg - Give Schoenberg's work a chance
Tom Service: Daniel Barenboim is determined to give Schoenberg's 'difficult' work its due during his residency at the South Bank – a battle the composer knew would be tough 80 years ago
Arnold Schoenberg
Chamber Symphony op. 9; Sinfonieorchester des Südwestfunks, conducted by Erich Leinsdorf (recorded 1984). Score available at www.universaledition.com.
Arnold Schoenberg - Pierrot Lunaire (operatic version)
Scenic version of Pierrot Lunaire by Schönberg staged by Rudolf Werthen.
Arnold Schoenberg - Pierrot Lunaire
Tempus Fugit perform Pierrot Lunaire Op. 21(1) Mondestrunken by Arnold Schönberg. Conductor: Christian Gohmer, Soprano: Karla Muñoz, Flauta: Anibal Robles Ke...
Arnold Schoenberg - Pierrot Lunaire
Tempus Fugit perform Pierrot Lunaire Op. 21(1) Mondestrunken by Arnold Schönberg. Conductor: Christian Gohmer, Soprano: Karla Muñoz, Flauta: Anibal Robles Ke...
Arnold Schoenberg - Video
Introduction to the life of Arnold Schoenberg (1874-1951), Austrian composer.
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