Arnold Schoenberg

1874 - 1951

Arnold Schoenberg

Arnold Schoenberg or Schönberg (, US also ; German: [ˈʃøːnbɛɐ̯k] (listen); 13 September 1874 – 13 July 1951) was an Austrian-born composer, music theorist, teacher, writer, and painter. He is widely considered one of the most influential composers of the 20th century. He was associated with the expressionist movement in German poetry and art, and leader of the Second Viennese School. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Arnold Schoenberg has received more than 1,873,625 page views. His biography is available in 64 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 58th most popular composer.

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Among composers, Arnold Schoenberg ranks 58 out of 1,008Before him are Carl Orff, Domenico Scarlatti, Guido of Arezzo, Erik Satie, Aram Khachaturian, and Alexander Borodin. After him are Henry Purcell, Astor Piazzolla, Giovanni Battista Pergolesi, George Gershwin, Charles Gounod, and Dieterich Buxtehude.

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Among people born in 1874, Arnold Schoenberg ranks 5Before him are Winston Churchill, Guglielmo Marconi, Robert Frost, and Harry Houdini. After him are Howard Carter, W. Somerset Maugham, Herbert Hoover, Johannes Stark, Chaim Weizmann, Ernst Cassirer, and Edward Thorndike. Among people deceased in 1951, Arnold Schoenberg ranks 6Before him are Ludwig Wittgenstein, André Gide, Philippe Pétain, Ferdinand Porsche, and Carl Gustaf Emil Mannerheim. After him are Wilhelm, German Crown Prince, Arnold Sommerfeld, Abdullah I of Jordan, René Guénon, Otto Fritz Meyerhof, and Hermann Broch.

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In Austria

Among people born in Austria, Arnold Schoenberg ranks 43 out of 799Before him are Anton Bruckner (1824), Rudolf, Crown Prince of Austria (1858), Karl Landsteiner (1868), Kurt Gödel (1906), Viktor Frankl (1905), and Frederick III, Holy Roman Emperor (1415). After him are Matthias, Holy Roman Emperor (1557), Ludwig Boltzmann (1844), Albert II of Germany (1397), Ferdinand III, Holy Roman Emperor (1608), Lise Meitner (1878), and Wolfgang Pauli (1900).

Among COMPOSERS In Austria

Among composers born in Austria, Arnold Schoenberg ranks 7Before him are Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756), Joseph Haydn (1732), Franz Schubert (1797), Johann Strauss II (1825), Johann Strauss I (1804), and Anton Bruckner (1824). After him are Anton Webern (1883), Alban Berg (1885), Carl Czerny (1791), Alma Mahler (1879), Josef Strauss (1827), and Michael Haydn (1737).

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