This week, it's our goal to list some of the most famous self-taught, i.e. autodidact composers! That is, composers who just know things by instinct.
If you ask anyone what Arnold Schoenberg is famous for, they will mention twelve-tone music. But what is twelve-tone and why did it make him so famous?
Some composers are more fun than others. These are usually the ones that dared to think outside the music box. Arnold Schoenberg is one of them.