Wednesday19.30
Wiener Konzerthaus, Great Hall

Roth, Zimmermann / Webern, Berg, Schönberg

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For this concert evening, the French conductor François-Xavier Roth will present a selection from the inner circle of the world-famous Second Viennese School with works by Arnold Schönberg and his two pupils Anton Webern and Alban Berg. Webern wrote his Passacaglia at the end of his composition studies with Schönberg. There, although Webern adheres, at least partly, to the original baroque dance pattern with a notated key in D minor, he continually challenges this harmonically. Berg’s Violin Concerto, which is dedicated to the late daughter of Alma Mahler and Walter Gropius, follows historical structures. It was the first solo concerto strictly composed in accordance with the twelve-tone technique but still adheres to the tradition of late-romantic concertos. Similarly, in his symphonic poem Pelleas and Melisande, Schönberg not only referenced Richard Strauss but partly even stayed within the style of the late romantic period, albeit with harsher harmonies.

Performers

Wiener Symphoniker
orchestra 

Programme

Anton Webern
Passacaglia for orchestra op. 1
Passacaglia for orchestra op. 1
1908, arr. 1918
11min
Composer: Anton Webern (*, ✝)
Alban Berg
Concerto for violin and orchestra "To the Memory of an Angel"
Concerto for violin and orchestra "To the Memory of an Angel"
1935
23min
1st movement: Andante – Allegretto
2nd movement: Allegro – Adagio
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-- INTERVAL --
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20min
Composer: ***
Arnold Schönberg
"Pelleas and Melisande", Symphonic poem op. 5
"Pelleas and Melisande", Symphonic poem op. 5
1902-1903
44min
Composer: Arnold Schönberg (*, ✝)

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Thursday19.30
Wiener Konzerthaus, Great Hall

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Lahav Shani (c) Marco Borggreve
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Philippe Jordan Konzert Musikverein Wien (c) Johannes Ifkovits
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Wiener Konzerthaus
Lothringerstraße 20, 1037 Wien
Wiener Konzerthaus | Great Hall

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