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. https://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1448983735322 accessed: 29 July, 2021

location of experience: Frankfurt

Listeners

Arnold Schoenberg
Composer
1874-1951

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

Notes

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