Wien - Leipzig: Universal-Edition [PN U.E. 3696], February 25, 1913. Small folio. Modern quarter mid-tan calf with marbled boards, titling to spine gilt. [i] (title within decorative Jugendsteil border printed in sepia), [i] (list of cast and instruments), 3- 238 pp.
Handstamp to foot of title: "Die Verkaufsstelle der Musikalienhändler auf der Intern. Ausstellung für Buchgewerbe und Graphik Leipzig 1914."
A very good copy.
First Edition. Rufer p. 79. Tetsuo Satoh pp. 37-38.
"The piano-vocal score, begun by Alban Berg in fall 1910... completed in fall of the following year, and printed by Waldheim-Eberle was issued on February 25, 1913 according to the printer's log of Universal Edition, in a print run of 498 copies, following an order of January 8, 1913 (erroneously, the year "1912" has been entered into the printer's log of Universal Edition)." Website of the Arnold Schönberg Center, Vienna.
First performed in Vienna on February 23, 1913, with Franz Schreker conducting the Vienna Philharmonic Chorus and the Wiener Konzertvereinsorchester. Item #24589
Price: $850.00 other currencies