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Atonality artists list, with photos, hometowns, and other data. This list of Atonality bands includes all musicians who have released recordings that have gotten distribution, and is an up-to-date list. Atonality groups and artists are listed alphabetically. Alban Berg and Edgard Varèse are included on this list along with many more. Click the artist name to see full discography and other data. You can make your own list of your favorite musical artists of this or other genres with just a few clicks on Ranker. (6 Artists)
Alban Berg is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Atonality Composers
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Alban Maria Johannes Berg was an Austrian composer. He was a member of the Second Viennese School with Arnold Schoenberg and Anton Webern, and produced compositions that combined Mahlerian Romanticism with a personal adaptation of Schoenberg's twelve-tone technique. ...more on Wikipedia

Genres (Music): Opera, Serialism, Atonal music, 20th-century classical music

Albums: Anton Webern, Arnold Schoenberg, Alban Berg - Orchesterstuecke, Bluebeard's Castle, String Quartets, + more

Nationality: Austria

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André Jolivet is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Atonality Composers
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André Jolivet was a French composer. Known for his devotion to French culture and musical thought, Jolivet draws on his interest in acoustics and atonality, as well as both ancient and modern musical influences, particularly on instruments used in ancient times. He composed in a wide variety of forms for many different types of ensembles. ...more on Wikipedia

Genres (Music): Opera, Ballet, Incidental music, Art song, Chamber music, + more

Albums: Les Enregistrements Errato - André Jolivet

Nationality: France

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Anton Webern is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Atonality Composers
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Anton Webern was an Austrian composer and conductor. He was a member of the Second Viennese School. As a student, significant follower of, and influence on Arnold Schoenberg, he became one of the best-known exponents of the twelve-tone technique. His characteristically unique innovations regarding schematic organization of pitch, rhythm and dynamics were formative in the musical technique later known as total serialism, so much so as to focus the attention of his posthumous reception in a direction away from, if not apparently antithetical to, his affiliations with German Romanticism and Expressionism. ...more on Wikipedia

Genres (Music): Serialism, Atonal music, 20th-century classical music

Albums: Anton Webern, Arnold Schoenberg, Alban Berg - Orchesterstuecke, Boulez Conducts Webern, Symphony, + more

Nationality: Austria

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Arnold Schoenberg is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Atonality Composers
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Arnold Schoenberg or Schönberg was an Austrian composer and painter, associated with the expressionist movement in German poetry and art, and leader of the Second Viennese School. With the rise of the Nazi Party, by 1938 Schoenberg's works were labelled as degenerate music because he was Jewish; he moved to the United States in 1934. Schoenberg's approach, both in terms of harmony and development, has been one of the most influential of 20th-century musical thought. Many European and American composers from at least three generations have consciously extended his thinking, whereas others have passionately reacted against it. Schoenberg was known early in his career for simultaneously ...more on Wikipedia

Genres (Music): Art song, Chamber music, Classical music, Serialism, Atonal music, + more

Albums: Anton Webern, Arnold Schoenberg, Alban Berg - Orchesterstuecke, Pelleas / Variations / Concertos (Chicago Symphony Orchestra feat. conductor: Pierre Boulez, violin: Pierre Amoyal), + more

Nationality: Austria, United States of America

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