Arnold Schoenberg

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Schoenberg was an Austrian composer who became one of the most dominant and controversial figures of modern music.
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Composition Highlights

Title Year Avg. Duration Genre
Pierrot lunaire, melodrama for voice & chamber ensemble, Op. 21 1912 Vocal Music
Verklärte Nacht, for string sextet, Op. 4 1899 Chamber Music
Chamber Symphony No. 1 in E major, Op. 9 1906 Orchestral Chamber Music
Pieces (5) for orchestra, Op. 16 1909 Orchestral
Gurrelieder, oratorio for 5 soloists, reciter, chorus & orchestra 1900 Choral
Brettl-Lieder (Cabaret Songs), for voice & piano 1901 Vocal Music
Little Pieces (6) for piano, Op. 19 1911 Keyboard
Pieces (3) for piano, Op. 11 1909 Keyboard
Pelleas und Melisande, symphonic poem, Op. 5 1902 Orchestral
Pieces (5) for piano, Op. 23 1920 Keyboard
Pieces (2) for piano, Op. 33 1928 Keyboard
Piano Concerto, Op. 42 1942 Concerto
A Survivor from Warsaw, for narrator, male chorus & orchestra, Op. 46 1947 Choral Opera
Erwartung, monodrama in 1 act, Op. 17 1909 Opera
Violin Concerto, Op. 36 1935 Concerto
String Trio, Op. 45 1946 Chamber Music
Moses und Aron, biblical drama in 3 acts (unfinished) 1930 Opera
Chamber Symphony No. 2 in E flat minor, Op. 38 1906 Orchestral Symphony
The Book of the Hanging Gardens, cycle of songs (15) for voice & piano, Op. 15 1908 Vocal Music
Kol Nidre, for narrator, chorus & orchestra, Op. 39 1938 Choral
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