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Schoenberg

Schnberg

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  1. Arnold (ˈarnɔlt). 1874–1951, Austrian composer and musical theorist, in the US after 1933. The harmonic idiom of such early works as the string sextet Verklärte Nacht (1899) gave way to his development of atonality, as in the song cycle Pierrot Lunaire (1912), and later of the twelve-tone technique. He wrote many choral, orchestral, and chamber works and the unfinished opera Moses and Aaron
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Historical Examples of schoenberg

  • At that moment the Schoenberg came to say that baby wants me.

    Secret Memoirs: The Story of Louise, Crown Princess

    Henry W. Fischer

  • Schoenberg is new; is he therefor to be considered better than Beethoven?

    The Merry-Go-Round

    Carl Van Vechten

  • And so thou wantest to know of the 'coy' sisters of Schoenberg?

  • I think that even Schoenberg is trying to be true to his muse.

  • It was also the first time I had heard a note of Schoenberg's.