ARNOLD SCHOENBERG (1874-1951): A Survivor from Warsaw for Narrator, Men's Chorus and Orchestra, Op. 46, Prelude to Genesis for Mixed Chorus and Orchestra, Op. 44, Dreimal Tausend Jahre for Mixed Chorus, Op. 50a, Psalm 130 "De Profundis" for Mixed Chorus, Op. 50b, Ode to Napoleon for String Quartet, Piano and Reciter, Op. 41, Violin Concerto, Op. 36.
Catalogue Number: 11K073
Description: A useful collection of shorter works, composed during and right after World War II in which Schoenberg uses striking combinations of voices and instruments to create intensely dramatic music. All new recordings except for the concerto. Rolf Schulte (violin), David Wilson-Johnson (narrator, reciter), Jeremy Denk (piano), Fred Sherry Quartet, Simon Joly Chorale, Philharmonia Orchestra; Robert Craft. Original Koch International Classics 2000 release - Concerto.