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The Expressionist Painter

Arnold Schoenberg (1874-1951)

2/5. The Expressionist Painter

Donald Macleod explores the effect on Schoenberg of his wife's affair, a personal crisis which he transformed into music as well as paintings, forming an important friendship with the artist Kandinsky.

Wenn Ich Heut Nicht Deinen Lieb Beruhre (Das Buch der Hangenden Garten, Op 15)
Sarah Connolly (mezzo-soprano)
Iain Burnside (piano)

String Quartet No 2 (3rd, 4th mvts)
Dawn Upshaw (soprano)
Arditti Quartet

Three piano pieces, Op 11
Mitsuko Uchida (piano)

Five orchestral pieces
BBC Symphony Orchestra
Pierre Boulez (conductor).

1 hour

Last on

Tue 18 Mar 2008 20:45

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