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Schoenberg: a critical biography.

Willi Reich

Schoenberg: a critical biography.

by Willi Reich

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Published by Praeger in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Schoenberg, Arnold, 1874-1951.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementTranslated by Leo Black.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsML410.S283 R43 1971b
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 268 p.
    Number of Pages268
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5446949M
    LC Control Number73134527

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The most radical and divisive composer of the twentieth century, Arnold Schoenberg remains a hero to many, and a villain to many others. In this refreshingly balanced biography, Mark Berry tells the story of Schoenberg’s remarkable life and work, situating his tale within the wider symphony of nineteenth- and twentieth-century history/5(2).

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Subjects: Schoenberg, Arnold, -- Schoenberg, Arnold, -- ; Music -- Schoenberg, Arnold Critical studies; More like this: Similar Items. The book as a whole is made up of short chapters some of which contain mostly biography and others of which contain mostly descriptions and reflections on some of Schoenberg's major works (there are chapters completely dedicated to the following works: Verklärte Nacht, Gurre-Lieder, Brettl-Lieder (from Schoenberg's suprising tenure with Berlin cabarets in ), Five Pieces For Orchestra, Erwartung, Pierrot Lunaire Reviews:   About the Author.

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In this refreshingly balanced biography, Mark Berry tells the story of Schoenberg’s life and work within the wider context of nineteenth- and twentieth-century history. He also introduces all of Schoenberg’s major musical works, from his very first compositions such as String Quartet in D Major to his invention of the tone method.

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