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Composer: Bartók, Béla (1881-1945)

November 2017
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Yokohama332nd Yokohama Subscription Concert

Smetana, Dvořák, Bartók
Japan Philharmonic Orchestra; Pietari Inkinen; Sayaka Chiba

HalifaxThe Parcival Project "Gypsy Tales"

Stravinsky, Plant, Ravel, Bartók, Glick
Unknown; Emmanuel Vukovich

MadridKodály, Bartók

Kodály, Bartók
Orquesta Sinfónica de RTVE; Thomas Dausgaard; Coro de RTVE

SingaporeSSO Gala • Yefim Bronfman

Rossini, Beethoven, Bartók
Singapore Symphony Orchestra; Lan Shui; Yefim Bronfman

BarcelonaEl Primer Palau

Glass, Glazunov, Magrané Figuera, Mendelssohn, Bartók
Kebyart Ensemble, saxophone ensemble
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An evening under Bach’s sign

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Tainted Love: a passionate Hungarian double bill in Hackney

A double bill of operas that were literally made for each other, Péter Eötvös wrote his one act masterpiece Senza sangue in 2015 to act as a partner piece for Bartók's Duke Bluebeard’s Castle.
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American talent on display with the BBCSO

Prom 70, the last concert for the BBC Symphony Orchestra prior to the Last Night festivities, featured three talented Americans: composer Missy Mazzoli, pianist Jeremy Denk and conductor Karina Canellakis.
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Bartók and Shostakovich with power and precision in Melbourne

Pitch-perfect Bartók by Ibragimova and a boldly expansive reading of Shostakovich's Fifth by Hrůša made for an insightful evening's reflection on musical early modernity.
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An inspired piece of programming illustrates the continuities in angst-filled works from the Baroque, Romantic and contemporary eras.
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List of works
2 Elegies, Sz 4144 Duos for Two Violins, Sz.98, BB1046 Romanian Folk Dances, Sz 568 Improvisations on Hungarian Peasant Songs, Sz 74, Op.20Allegro Barbaro, Sz 49Concerto for Orchestra, Sz 116Concerto for Two Pianos, Percussion and OrchestraContrasts, Sz 111Dance Suite, Sz. 77Divertimento for Strings, Sz 113Duke Bluebeard's CastleFalun (Village Scenes)For Children: selection, Sz 42Four Slovak Folk Songs, Sz 35b BB 46Hungarian Peasant Songs, Sz 100, BB 107Hungarian Sketches (Magyar képek) for orchestra, SZ 97MetamorphersMikrokosmosMusic for Strings, Percussion and Celeste, Sz 106Out of Doors suite (Szabadban) Sz 81Piano Concerto no. 1, Sz 83Piano Concerto no. 2 in G major, Sz 95Piano Concerto no. 3, Sz 119Piano quintetQuatuor n*4Rhapsody No.1 for Violin and Orchestra, Sz.87Rhapsody for cello and piano, Sz 88Rhapsody for piano, Op. 1 (Sz.26)Rhapsody no. 1 for violin and piano, Op.86Rhapsody no. 2 for violin and orchestra, Sz.90Romanian Dance, Sz 47aRomanian DancesRomanian Dances, Op.8a Sz 45Romanian Folk Dances, Sz. 68Sonata for solo violin, BB 124, Sz 117Sonata for two pianos and percussion, Sz.110Sostenuto rubato pour pianoString Quartet no. 1 in A minor, Sz.40, Op.7String Quartet no. 2 in A minor, Sz.67, Op.17String Quartet no. 3, Sz. 85String Quartet no. 4 in C major, Sz.91String Quartet no. 5 in B flat major, Sz.102String Quartet no. 6, Sz.114Suite Paysanne HongroiseSuite for piano, Op.14The Miraculous Mandarin, Op.19, Sz 73The Miraculous Mandarin, Op.19: suiteThe Wooden PrinceThe Wooden Prince, Op.13: Ballet suiteTwo PicturesTwo Romanian Dances, Op.8a Sz.43Tänze aus Siebenbürgen, Sz96Viola Concerto, Sz 120Violin Concerto no. 1, Sz 36Violin Concerto no. 2, Sz 112Violin Sonata no. 2, Sz 76Violin sonata no. 1, Sz. 75