Musikantiquariat Kohl (Stuttgart)

collection, 1929-1930 (2 items: autographed score)

auction item description:
correspondence (2 items: 1929-1930) Schönberg to Anton Maria Topitz

Axel Schmolt Autographen-Auktionen, Krefeld

colletion (1 item: 1933)

auction item description:
correspondence (1 autograph card: 1933) Schönberg to Hans Roenig

Matilde Stepanek Stelmo

Collection, ca. 1900-1923 (8 photographs, 2 letters)

Matilde Stepanek Stelmo worked as housemaid for the Schönberg family. The items were donated to the Arnold Schönberg Center by relatives of her in 2014.

correspondence (2 items: 1915-1923), Mathilde and Arnold Schönberg to Matilde Stepanek Stelmo
photographs (8 items, ca. 1900-1915)

Librairie "Les Argonautes" (Paris)

Collection, 1947 (1 item: leaflet)

auction item description for:
correspondence (1 item: 1947), Schönberg to Pierre Aelberts

Standesamt Mödling

Collection, 1921-1974 (1 folder, 18 leaves)

excerpts from registers:
marriage Gertrud Schönberg and Felix Greissle, 1921
marriage Gertrud Kolisch and Arnold Schönberg, 1924
baptism Gertrud Susanna Schönberg, 1929
death Georg Schönberg, 1974

Glinka State Museum of Musical Culture (St. Peterburg)

Collection, 1912 (1 folder, 1 leave)

correspondence (1 item: 1912) transcript of letter from Schönberg to Viacheslav Karatygin
Anonymous lecture on Schönberg in St. Petersburg

Varga (Tibor) Collection

Collection 1950-2011 (1 folder, 6 leaves, 1 score)

Tibor Varga (1921-2003) was a world-renowned violinist and conductor. After his death, his daughter Susan Rybicki-Varga donated documents from his estate to the Arnold Schönberg Center.

adress book (1 item: 1950) photocopy, with Arnold Schönberg's adress
correspondence (3 items: 2010-2011) with Susan Rybicki-Varga, Therese Muxeneder
music (1 item: ca. 1950) Phantasy op. 47, copy in Tibor Varga’s hand

music cited: op. 47


Philip Marriott, 1957-

Collection, 1924-1001 (8 leaves)

Philip Marriott is heir his adoptive father, Herbert Bach (1913-1971), who was the nephew of David Josef Bach. The estate contained a box, that was presented to David Josef Bach on the occasion of his 50th birthday, including dedicattions by Alban Berg, Anton Webern and Arnold Schönberg.

correspondence (2 items: 2001) Jared Armstrong to Therese Muxeneder
dedications (3 items: 1924) from Alban Berg, Anton Webern and Arnold Schönberg to David Josef Bach

till 16 February 2018

An exhibition as an open archive: 3,500 historic photographs surviving in Schönberg’s archive illuminate the medium’s development, providing an authentic and moving view of the artist, paterfamilias, friend and contemporary.
A cultural and quotidian history in images: Visitors accompany Schönberg on his travels, encounter him in his private apartments, take part in his life full of checkered history.
A variety of photographical objects: Prints from the photo shop and large-format artist’s enlargements are found among family albums and cameras from Schönberg’s time.

Curators: Eike Feß and Therese Muxeneder

Architecture: Jochen Koppensteiner

Opening Hours:
Monday – Friday 10 am to 5 pm
Closed on legal holidays

On concert days, the exhibition opens one hour before the event begins; admission is free for concertgoers.

Entrance fee:
Adults: € 6
Vienna-Card: € 5,40
School children, apprentices, students, reserves, civil servants, senior citizens, visitors with special needs: € 3
Groups of adults (of 10 Persons and over): € 4
Groups with discount tickets (of 10 Persons and over): € 2,50
Free admission: children under 12

Press Kit (pdf)

Press photos:

© Hertha Hurnaus

© Hertha Hurnaus

© Hertha Hurnaus

© Hertha Hurnaus

Mathilde Schönberg, Arnold Schönberg
Heinrich Schönberg

Arnold Schönberg
Alban Berg
Alban Berg Stiftung

Gertrude Schönberg, Arnold Schönberg, Georg Schönberg Heinrich Schönberg
Berlin Zehlendorf, Villa Lepcke
ca. 1912

Arnold Schönberg, Erwin Stein, Anton Webern
Alban Berg
März 1914

Arnold Schönberg

Franz Xaver Setzer

Arnold Schönberg
Atelier Schlosser & Wenisch

Arnold Schönberg
Berlin (?)
ca. 1930

Arnold Schönberg, Gertrud Schönberg

Arnold Schönberg
Los Angeles

Arnold Schönberg, N. N., Natalie Limonick, N. N., Henry Endicott Hanson, N. N., N. N., Alfred Carlson, Richard Hoffmann
Richard Fish
Los Angeles
Lawrence Schoenberg, Gertrud Schönberg, Ronald Schoenberg, Arnold Schönberg, Nuria Schoenberg
Fritz Stiedry
Los Angeles