Happy Birthday Arnold Schönberg!
This is the perfect opportunity to make mention of the “Schoenberg at 140” conference, which starts today, 13 September, the day of Arnold Schönberg’s 140th anniversary.
The conference is hosted by Department of Music and Performing Arts of the Canterbury Christ Church University, panel topics include 1914: “Pierrot” and His War – Arnold Schönberg’s melodrama Pierrot lunaire and the image of war, The Uncanny Topic in the Fünf Orchesterstücke Op. 16: A “Key” to Schoenberg’s Unconscious and also “Aber Verleger und Autoren können auf Dauer nicht Freunde sein.” Arnold Schoenberg and his Publishers.
View the full programme.