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Bartok: Dance Suite

Duration: 39:04

Charles Hazlewood reveals how Bartok drew on folk traditions ranging from his native Hungary to Romania and North Africa in shaping the musical material of this colourful orchestral work. The extracts and a complete performance of the Dance Suite are performed by the BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra. Recorded in Glasgow.

Available since: Thu 8 May 2014

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Discovering Music Bartok: Dance Suite (BB. 86a)

Charles Hazlewood reveals how Bartok drew on folk traditions in shaping his Dance Suite.

First broadcast: 09 Oct 2004

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