Alban Berg

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Born: 9 February 1885 — Wien — Austria
Died: 24 December 1935 — Wien — Austria
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24 April 1911: Premiere of piano sonata op. 1 and string quartet op. 3, in Vienna, Austria.
31 March 1913: Premiere of Fünf Orchesterlieder op. 4, in Vienna, Austria.
14 December 1925: Premiere of Wozzeck, in Berlin, Germany.
8 January 1927: Premiere of of the Lyrische Suite, in Vienna, Austria.
27 March 1927: Premiere of chamber concert for piano, violin and 12 wind instruments, in Berlin, Germany.
14 April 1930: Premiere of Drei Orchesterstücke op. 6 (complete version), in Oldenburg, Germany.
4 June 1930: Premiere of Der Wein, concert aria, in Königsberg, Germany.
30 November 1934: Premiere of the Lulu suite, in Berlin, Germany.
19 April 1936: Premiere of the violin concerto “Dem Andenken eines Engels”, in Barcelona, Spain.
2 June 1937: Premiere of Lulu, in Zürich, Switzerland.
24 February 1979: Premiere of Berg's Lulu (completed by Cerha), in Paris, France.

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Sun 27 Apr: Godelieve Shrama + Wouter Snoei Muziekgebouw aan 't IJ Piet Heinkade 1 Amsterdam
Sat 3 May: Melodia Women’s Choir of NYC Presents “The Poet’s Song” Church of the Holy Apostles New York
Sun 4 May: Melodia Women’s Choir of NYC Presents “The Poet’s Song” DiMenna Center for Classical Music, 450 W. 37th St., NY, NY
Tue 6 May: Klavierabend, Boris Berman - Klavier Arnold Schönberg Center Schwarzenbergplatz 6 1030 Wien
Thu 8 May: Master Class-Abschlusskonzert Arnold Schönberg Center Schwarzenbergplatz 6 1030 Wien
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(1918) Franz Schreker: Premiere of Die Gezeichneten, in Frankfurt am Main, Germany.
(1926) Giacomo Puccini: Premiere of Turandot, in Milan, Italy.
(1968) Bernd Alois Zimmermann: Premiere of Musique pour les Soupers du Roi Ubu (scenic), in Düsseldorf, Germany.
(1971) Mauricio Kagel: Premiere of Staatstheater, in Hamburg, Germany.
(1982) Udo Zimmermann: Premiere of Die Wundersame Schustersfrau, in Schwetzingen, Germany.

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[details ←] Works for String Quartet, viola, violin, cello, string quartet,
[details ←] Violin Concerto, violin,
[details ←] Three Pieces for Orchestra, Op. 6
[details ←] Wozzeck, Study Score
[details ←] 7 Early Songs, piano, vocal,
[details ←] Vier Stucke fur Klarinette und Klavier, clarinet, piano, organ,
[details ←] Piano Sonata Op. 1, New Rev., piano,
[details ←] Violin Concerto, violin, piano,
[details ←] Chamber Concerto, violin, piano,
[details ←] Wozzeck, Libretto (English
[details ←] Lyrische Suite
[details ←] Lyric Suite, String Quartet, S, viola, violin, cello, string quartet,
[details ←] Lulu - Study Score
[details ←] Wozzeck, Vocal Score, vocal,
[details ←] Songs, 4, Op. 2
[details ←] Pieces, 4, Op. 5, Clar/Pf
[details ←] Wozzeck, 3 Excerpts
[details ←] Es Ist Ein Reis Entsprungen
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