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Definition of the noun Alban Berg
What does Alban Berg mean as a name of something?
- Austrian composer in Schoenberg's twelve-tone music system (1885-1935)
Who is Alban Berg?
Alban Berg: Alban Maria Johannes Berg was an Austrian composer. He was a member of the Second Viennese School with Arnold Schoenberg and Anton Webern, and produced compositions that combined Mahlerian Romanticism with a personal adaptation of Schoenberg's twelve-tone technique.
- also known as Alan Berg; Berg, Alban
- born on (130 years ago) in Vienna
- nationality: Austria
- profession: Composer
- died on (80 years ago) in Vienna
- genres: 20th-century classical music, Atonal music, Opera, Serialism
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The Listening Composer (1990)
by George Perle
The earliest special study that we have on rhythmic procedures in the music of Alban Berg is a very valuable and probing article by Wolfgang Stroh.1 It identifies the series of notes shown in Example 4. 1 as the tone row of the third movement ...
Berg's Wozzeck (2011)
by Patricia Hall
While Alban Berg is an unknown, Büchner's “Woyzeck” is revered as a classic. According to Peter Gay, Büchner was experiencing a renewal in Weimar composer) five orchestral songs, four pieces for clarinet and piano, three orchestral pieces ...
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