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Old 15th December 2006, 15:11   #5
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One of the first examples is Arnold Schoenberg's Pierrot lunaire.

Atonal music is, roughly, any music without a key.

We had to study it in a music history course and I actually came to enjoy it - although it was a bit hard on the ears the first time through.

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