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The Emigre

Arnold Schoenberg (1874-1951)

5/5. The Emigre

Donald Macleod examines Schoenberg's final years, having fled from Berlin to the USA in 1933 with his family. While the composer spent his time in Hollywood, with tennis partners such as Charlie Chaplin and George Gershwin, he remained an outsider, never fully embraced by the American musical establishment.

Der Mai tritt ein mit freuden (May Arrives with Joy)
Simon Joly Singers

Chamber Symphony No 2
Deutsches Symphonie-Orchester, Berlin
John Mauceri (conductor)

Ode to Napoleon Bonaparte
Schoenberg Quartet
Sepp Grotenhuis (piano)
Michael Grandage (reciter)

Phantasy for violin and piano
Ulf Wallin (violin)
Roland Pontinen (piano).

1 hour

Last on

Fri 21 Mar 2008 20:45

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