Variations on a Recitative, Op.40 (Schoenberg, Arnold)

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Publisher. Info. Holograph manuscript, 1941. August 25
Misc. Notes This file is from the MIT archive project. This, by the way, is the date the manuscript was begun; it was concluded on 12 October 1941.
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Work Title Variations on a Recitative
Alternative. Title
Composer Schoenberg, Arnold
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. Op.40
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IAS 46
Key D minor
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 12 (Theme, 10 variations, Cadenza-Fugue)
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1941
First Performance. 1944 April 10, New York
Carl Weinrich
First Publication. 1947 – New York: H.W. Gray
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Early 20th century
Piece Style Early 20th century
Instrumentation Organ
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