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Schoenberg: Pierrot Lunaire

Schoenberg: Pierrot Lunaire

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Pierrot lunaire, premiered in Berlin in 1912, is a series of twenty-one short melodramas for voice and five instruments on German translations of poems by Albert Giraud. Here the composer first introduces Sprechgesang (speech-song), a technique that revolutionised declamation. Patricia Kopatchinskaja, the violinist who is also an occasional actress, had long dreamt of playing and reciting this unique work.

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  • Release Specifications

    • Number of Discs: 1
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    • Label: Alpha
    • UPC/Barcode: 3760014197222
    • Item Number: ALPHA722