Arnold Schoenberg in Frankfurt - 1931

from Arnold Schoenberg Letters, page 149:

In all haste, before the very pleasant Frankfurt impressions that I owe to you fade (under the pressure of overwhelming obligations that threaten to absorb me wholly), I want to thank you for the pleasure you gave by the performance of my Variations for Orchestra. / You must have seen for yourself that I was not unusually pleased by these performances and that I am capable of appreciating your achievement, having for years done all I could to get such work, such thorough study, such preparation not only of …   more >>

cite as

Arnold Schoenberg, and Erwin Stein (ed.), Arnold Schoenberg Letters (1964), p. 149. accessed: 17 April, 2024

location of experience: Frankfurt


Arnold Schoenberg

Listening to

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Variations for Orchestra
written by Arnold Schoenberg
performed by Hans Rosbaud

Experience Information

Date/Time 1931
Medium live
Listening Environment indoors, in public


Letter from Arnold Schoenberg to Hans Rosbaud, Berlin, 15 April 1931.

Originally submitted by verafonte on Tue, 01 Dec 2015 15:28:55 +0000
Approved on Sat, 23 Apr 2016 13:23:29 +0100