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Pierrot Lunaire

[ pee-uh-roh loo-nair; French pye-roh ly-ner ]

noun

  1. a cycle of 21 songs (1912) for voice and instruments, by Arnold Schönberg, written in Sprechgesang style and set to poems of Albert Giraud in German translation.


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