Arnold Schoenberg in Prague - 1914
from Arnold Schoenberg Letters, page 46:
The songs for orchestra in Prague were very fine. It’s true, Winkelmann was not particularly adequate. But Zemlisnky did them magnificently.
Arnold Schoenberg, and Erwin Stein (ed.), Arnold Schoenberg Letters (1964), p. 46. https://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1448981022784 accessed: 22 October, 2021
Listening tohide composers
Songs for orchestra
written by Arnold Schoenberg
|performed by Winkelmann, Alexander von Zemlinsky|
|Listening Environment||indoors, in public|
Zemlinsky was the musical director of the German Theatre in Prague. Letter from Arnold Schoenberg to Emil Hertzka, Berlin, 31 January, 1914.