Celebrity Births Deaths and Ages
How old is Arnold Schoenberg?
Arnold Schoenberg was born on September 13, 1874 and died on July 13, 1951. Arnold Schoenberg would have been 76 years old at the time of death or 140 years old today.
Asked in Composers
What are the contributions of Arnold Schoenberg?
Arnold Schoenberg was responsible for the development of the twelve-tone system and atonality. Schoenberg was one of the members of the Second Viennese School, along with Webern and Berg. He developed Klangfarbenmelodie and the Sprechstimme technique, which was demonstrated in his song cycle Pierrot lunaire.
Asked in Inventions, Classical Music, Composers
What is the name system invented by Arnold schoenberg?
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How did Arnold Schoenberg learn music?
Schoenberg was almost entirely self-taught, learning music by imitating the old masters. He held immense respect for Bach, Beethoven, Mozart and Brahms. When Schoenberg was met with exceptionally difficult compositional problems, he often consulted the works of these composers for guidance and instruction.