Notes and Editorial Reviews
Maestro Solti had a special link with this piece of music; he turned the pages for Ditta Pastory, Bartók's wife, when she and her husband gave the premiere performance in January 1938.
Sir Georg Solti and Murray Perahia won a Grammy Award for the CBS Masterworks recording of Bartók's Sonata for Two Pianos and Percussion.
This program includes a documentary about the making of the CBS Masterworks gramophone recording of Béla Bartók's Sonata for Two Pianos and Percussion, with Sir Georg Solti and Murray Perahia, and features a full performance of this landmark in contemporary composition. Solti and Perahia are accompanied by acclaimed percussionists Evelyn Glennie and David Corkhill.
Region: All; Running Time: 60 minutes; Color: Color
Works on This Recording
Sonata for 2 Pianos and Percussion, Sz 110 by Béla Bartók
Evelyn Glennie (Percussion),
Murray Perahia (Piano),
Sir Georg Solti (Piano),
David Corkhill (Percussion)
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1937; Budapest, Hungary
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