Béla Bartók
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1881-03-25
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Béla Viktor János Bartók (March 25, 1881 – September 26, 1945) was a Hungarian composer and pianist. He is considered one of the most important composers of the 20th century; he and Liszt are regarded as Hungary's greatest composers (Gillies ...

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Biography

Béla Viktor János Bartók (March 25, 1881 – September 26, 1945) was a Hungarian composer and pianist. He is considered one of the most important composers of the 20th century; he and Liszt are regarded as Hungary's greatest composers (Gillies 2001). Through his collection and analytical study of folk music, he was one of the founders of comparative musicology, which later became ethnomusicology.

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Béla Bartók
Concerto for Orchestra
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Concerto for Orchestra Concerto for Orchestra Concerto for Orchestra Concerto for Orchestra
Béla Bartók
Piano Sonata
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Piano Sonata Piano Sonata Piano Sonata Piano Sonata
Béla Bartók
Piano Sonata, Sz. 80, BB 88
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Piano Sonata, Sz. 80, BB 88 Piano Sonata, Sz. 80, BB 88 Piano Sonata, Sz. 80, BB 88 Piano Sonata, Sz. 80, BB 88
Béla Bartók
Music for Strings, Percussion and Celesta
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Music for Strings, Percussion and Celesta Music for Strings, Percussion and Celesta Music for Strings, Percussion and Celesta Music for Strings, Percussion and Celesta
Béla Bartók
Transylvanian dances for orchestra (Sz.96)..., [complete]
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Transylvanian dances for orchestra (Sz.96)..., [complete] Transylvanian dances for orchestra (Sz.96)..., [complete] Transylvanian dances for orchestra (Sz.96)..., [complete] Transylvanian dances for orchestra (Sz.96)..., [complete]
Béla Bartók
Sonata Sz.80 for piano [1926] 1st movement; Allegro moderato;
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Sonata Sz.80 for piano [1926] 1st movement; Allegro moderato; Sonata Sz.80 for piano [1926] 1st movement; Allegro moderato; Sonata Sz.80 for piano [1926] 1st movement; Allegro moderato; Sonata Sz.80 for piano [1926] 1st movement; Allegro moderato;
Béla Bartók
4 Hungarian folk songs for chorus (Sz.93) (1930)
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4 Hungarian folk songs for chorus (Sz.93) (1930) 4 Hungarian folk songs for chorus (Sz.93) (1930) 4 Hungarian folk songs for chorus (Sz.93) (1930) 4 Hungarian folk songs for chorus (Sz.93) (1930)
Béla Bartók
Suite for piano (Sz.62) (Op.14)
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Suite for piano (Sz.62) (Op.14) Suite for piano (Sz.62) (Op.14) Suite for piano (Sz.62) (Op.14) Suite for piano (Sz.62) (Op.14)
Béla Bartók
Piano Quintet, Sz 23
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Piano Quintet, Sz 23 Piano Quintet, Sz 23 Piano Quintet, Sz 23 Piano Quintet, Sz 23
Béla Bartók
3 Hungarian folksongs from the Csik district Sz.35a for piano [Harom Csik megyei nepdal]
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3 Hungarian folksongs from the Csik district Sz.35a for piano [Harom Csik megyei nepdal] 3 Hungarian folksongs from the Csik district Sz.35a for piano [Harom Csik megyei nepdal] 3 Hungarian folksongs from the Csik district Sz.35a for piano [Harom Csik megyei nepdal] 3 Hungarian folksongs from the Csik district Sz.35a for piano [Harom Csik megyei nepdal]
Béla Bartók
Romanian folk dances (Sz.68) orch. from Sz.56 [orig. for piano]
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Romanian folk dances (Sz.68) orch. from Sz.56 [orig. for piano] Romanian folk dances (Sz.68) orch. from Sz.56 [orig. for piano] Romanian folk dances (Sz.68) orch. from Sz.56 [orig. for piano] Romanian folk dances (Sz.68) orch. from Sz.56 [orig. for piano]
Béla Bartók
Improvisations on Hungarian Peasant Songs
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Improvisations on Hungarian Peasant Songs Improvisations on Hungarian Peasant Songs Improvisations on Hungarian Peasant Songs Improvisations on Hungarian Peasant Songs
Béla Bartók
Contrasts, trio for violin, clarinet & piano
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Contrasts, trio for violin, clarinet & piano Contrasts, trio for violin, clarinet & piano Contrasts, trio for violin, clarinet & piano Contrasts, trio for violin, clarinet & piano
Alexander Sitkovetsky, Béla Bartók & Maxim Rysanov
37 Prelude and Canon
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37 Prelude and Canon 37 Prelude and Canon 37 Prelude and Canon 37 Prelude and Canon
Alexander Sitkovetsky, Béla Bartók & Maxim Rysanov
27 Limping Dance
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27 Limping Dance 27 Limping Dance 27 Limping Dance 27 Limping Dance
Alexander Sitkovetsky, Béla Bartók & Maxim Rysanov
26 Teasing Song
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26 Teasing Song 26 Teasing Song 26 Teasing Song 26 Teasing Song
Alexander Sitkovetsky, Béla Bartók & Maxim Rysanov
23 Wedding Song
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23 Wedding Song 23 Wedding Song 23 Wedding Song 23 Wedding Song
Alexander Sitkovetsky, Béla Bartók & Maxim Rysanov
19 Fairy Tale
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19 Fairy Tale 19 Fairy Tale 19 Fairy Tale 19 Fairy Tale
Alexander Sitkovetsky, Béla Bartók & Maxim Rysanov
14 Cushion Dance
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14 Cushion Dance 14 Cushion Dance 14 Cushion Dance 14 Cushion Dance
Alexander Sitkovetsky, Béla Bartók & Maxim Rysanov
11 Lullaby
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11 Lullaby 11 Lullaby 11 Lullaby 11 Lullaby
Alexander Sitkovetsky, Béla Bartók & Maxim Rysanov
9 Play
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9 Play 9 Play 9 Play 9 Play
Jens Elvekjaer, Béla Bartók, Soo-Jin Hong & Olli Leppäniemi
Contrasts Sz.111 for violin, clarinet and piano
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Contrasts Sz.111 for violin, clarinet and piano Contrasts Sz.111 for violin, clarinet and piano Contrasts Sz.111 for violin, clarinet and piano Contrasts Sz.111 for violin, clarinet and piano
Alina Ibragimova
Sonata Sz.117 For Violin Solo - 4th mvt
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Sonata Sz.117 For Violin Solo - 4th mvt Sonata Sz.117 For Violin Solo - 4th mvt Sonata Sz.117 For Violin Solo - 4th mvt Sonata Sz.117 For Violin Solo - 4th mvt
François Couperin
Les Baricades misterieuses [from Pieces de clavecin -ordre no.6]
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Les Baricades misterieuses [from Pieces de clavecin -ordre no.6] Les Baricades misterieuses [from Pieces de clavecin -ordre no.6] Les Baricades misterieuses [from Pieces de clavecin -ordre no.6] Les Baricades misterieuses [from Pieces de clavecin -ordre no.6]
Béla Bartók
Romanian folk dances (Sz.68) orch. from Sz.56 (Orig. for piano)
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Romanian folk dances (Sz.68) orch. from Sz.56 (Orig. for piano) Romanian folk dances (Sz.68) orch. from Sz.56 (Orig. for piano) Romanian folk dances (Sz.68) orch. from Sz.56 (Orig. for piano) Romanian folk dances (Sz.68) orch. from Sz.56 (Orig. for piano)
Béla Bartók
Contrasts
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Contrasts Contrasts Contrasts Contrasts
Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Hungarian Sketches: No. 5 Swineherd's Dance
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Hungarian Sketches: No. 5 Swineherd's Dance Hungarian Sketches: No. 5 Swineherd's Dance Hungarian Sketches: No. 5 Swineherd's Dance Hungarian Sketches: No. 5 Swineherd's Dance
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Biography

Béla Viktor János Bartók (March 25, 1881 – September 26, 1945) was a Hungarian composer and pianist. He is considered one of the most important composers of the 20th century; he and Liszt are regarded as Hungary's greatest composers (Gillies 2001). Through his collection and analytical study of folk music, he was one of the founders of comparative musicology, which later became ethnomusicology.

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