A Survivor from Warsaw, Op.46 (Schoenberg, Arnold)



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Publisher. Info. Long Island, NY: Bomart Music Publications, 1949.
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Editor Josef Rufer (1893-1985)
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Publisher. Info. Hillsdale, NY: Boelke-Bomart, Inc., 1949.
Sämtliche Werke, V. Chorwerke, Reihe A, Bd.19, Teil 1 (pp.93-120)
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Work Title A Survivor from Warsaw
Alternative. Title
Name Translations Um Sobrevivente de Varsóvia; Ein Überlebender aus Warschau; ワルシャワの生き残り; Un survivant de Varsovie; 바르샤바의 생존자; Een overlevende uit Warschau; Un sopravvissuto di Varsavia; 華沙倖存者; 华沙幸存者; ניצול מגטו ורשה; Travivinto el Varsovio; Un supervivent a Varsòvia (Schoenberg)
Name Aliases Un sopravvissuto a Varsavia; Ein berlebender aus Warschau; A Survivor from Warsaw, Op. 46
Authorities WorldCat; Wikipedia; VIAF: 179022215; LCCN: n80057632; GND: 300261020; BNF: 13931778v
Composer Schoenberg, Arnold
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. Op.46
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IAS 43
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1947 Summer
First Performance. 1948 November 4, Albuquerque, Carlisle Gymnasium, University Campus
Sherman Smith (narrator), Albuquerque Symphony Orchestra, Kurt Frederick (conductor)
First Publication. 1949 September – Long Island, NY: Bomart Music
Librettist Composer
Language English, German, Hebrew
Dedication Natalie Koussevitzky, in memoriam
Average DurationAvg. Duration 9 minutes
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Early 20th century
Piece Style Early 20th century
Instrumentation narrator, male chorus (TTBB), orchestra
4 flutes, 2 oboes, 2 clarinets, 2 bassoons
4 horns, 3 trumpets, 3 trombones, tuba
percussion, harp, strings
External Links Wikipedia article
Schoenberg Center
Extra Information "Dedicated to the Kussevitzky [sic] Music Foundation who commissioned it" (from manuscript score); "For the Koussevitzky Music Foundation, dedicated to the memory of Natalie Koussevitzky" (from 3rd part? of manuscript score ("3r des Particells")