Igor Stravinksy in Berlin - 8 December, 1912

from Memories and Commentaries, pages 227-228:

I remember sitting with Schoenberg, his wife Mathilde, and Diaghilev at a performance of Petrushka, and I have a clear memory of Schoenberg in his green room after he had conducted the fourth performance of Pierrot Lunaire in the Choralion-Saal, 4 Bellevuestrasse, Sunday, 8 December 1912, at twelve noon. I still have my cancelled ticket. Albertine Zehme, the Sprechstimme artist, wore a …   more >>

cite as

Igor Stravinksy and Robert Craft, Memories and Commentaries (Queen Square, London, 2002), p. 227-228. https://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1450361484800 accessed: 19 May, 2021

location of experience: Berlin

Listeners

Igor Stravinksy
[…] Composer, Conducting, Musician, Pianist
1882-1971

Listening to

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Pierrot Lunaire
written by Arnold Schoenberg
performed by Albertine Zehme

Experience Information

Date/Time 8 December, 1912
Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others, indoors, in public

Originally submitted by verafonte on Thu, 17 Dec 2015 14:11:24 +0000
Approved on Sat, 23 Apr 2016 21:29:07 +0100