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Arnold Schönberg: A Survivor from Warsaw

  • for narrator, male choir and orchestra
  • Composer: Arnold Schönberg
  • Editor: Jaques Louis Monod
  • Table of contents:
    Ein Überlebender aus Warschau
  • Dedication: Dedicated to the Memory of Natalie Koussevitzky
  • Commission: For the Koussevitzky Music Foundation
  • Remarks: Performance rights held by Bomart Music Publications. Performance material available at Bomart Music Publications.
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Arnold Schönberg: A Survivor from Warsaw for narrator, men's chorus and orchestra - op. 46 | PH478

  • Edition type: pocket score
  • Series: Philharmonia Taschenpartituren
  • Languages: English | Hebrew
  • Format: 13.5 × 18.5 cm
  • ISBN: 978-3-7024-2713-9
  • ISMN: 979-0-008-02318-7
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This work was composed in August 1947 and was commissioned by the Koussevitzky Foundation. The work was inspired by events in Europe during the Second World War, amongst whose victims were friends of the composer. The first performance took place in Albuquerque, USA, on November 4th, 1948 under Kurt Frederick.


  • Ein Überlebender aus Warschau

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