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01Who Am I? (episode 1 Of 12)20170101

Twelve ways of listening to Schoenberg's journey to serial music, in the words of Tom Service and Schoenberg himself.

Episode 1: Who Am I?

Tom explores Schoenberg's objection to being dubbed a 'famous theoretician and controversial musician'.

Part of Radio 3's "Breaking Free - the minds that changed music", exploring the music of the Second Viennese School.

02Dissonance (episode 3 Of 12)20170102

Twelve ways of listening to Schoenberg's journey to serial music, in the words of Tom Service and Schoenberg himself.

Episode 3: Dissonance.

Tom explores what Schoenberg meant by dissonance and how he broke free from tonality in his music.

Part of Radio 3's "Breaking Free - the minds that changed music", exploring the music of the Second Viennese School.

03Boiling Water (episode 5 Of 12)20170103

Twelve ways of listening to Schoenberg's journey to serial music, in the words of Tom Service and Schoenberg himself.

Episode 5: Boiling Water.

Tom looks at Schoenberg's own experience in the new atonal world that he entered, which he likened to being dropped in boiling water.

Part of Radio 3's "Breaking Free - the minds that changed music", exploring the music of the Second Viennese School.