Accompaniment to a Film Scene

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(Begleitungsmusik zu einer Lichtspielszene). Orch. work by Schoenberg, Op.34, comp. Berlin 1929–30. F.p. Berlin 1930 cond. Klemperer; f.Eng.p. BBC broadcast 1931 cond. Webern. 3 movts. are: Drohende Gefahr (Danger threatens), Angst (Anguish), Katastrophe. No specific film was in Schoenberg's mind, this being an example of ‘pure’ film mus.

Subjects: Music.

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