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Composers In Person - Bela Bartók, Ernö Dohnányi


Release Date: 07/09/2007 
Label:  Emi Classics   Catalog #: 55031   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Béla BartókErnö von Dohnányi
Performer:  Béla BartókJoseph SzigetiVilma MedgyaszayMária Basilides,   ... 
Conductor:  Lawrence Collingwood
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Mono 
Length: 1 Hours 16 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. Allegro barbaro for Piano, Sz 49 by Béla Bartók
Performer:  Béla Bartók (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1911; Budapest, Hungary 
Date of Recording: 11/1929 
Venue:  Budapest 
Length: 2 Minutes 26 Secs. 
2. Suite for Piano, Op. 14/Sz 62 by Béla Bartók
Performer:  Béla Bartók (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1916; Budapest, Hungary 
Date of Recording: 11/1929 
Venue:  Budapest 
Length: 8 Minutes 22 Secs. 
3. Bagatelles (14) for Piano, Op. 6/Sz 38: no 2, Allegro giocoso by Béla Bartók
Performer:  Béla Bartók (Piano), Joseph Szigeti (Violin)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1908; Budapest, Hungary 
Date of Recording: 11/1929 
Venue:  Budapest 
Length: 0 Minutes 48 Secs. 
Notes: Arranged: Bartók 
4. Easy Pieces (10) for Piano, Sz 39: no 5, Evening in Transylvania by Béla Bartók
Performer:  Béla Bartók (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1908; Budapest, Hungary 
Date of Recording: 11/1929 
Venue:  Budapest 
Length: 2 Minutes 39 Secs. 
5. Easy Pieces (10) for Piano, Sz 39: no 10, Bear Dance by Béla Bartók
Performer:  Béla Bartók (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1908; Budapest, Hungary 
Date of Recording: 11/1929 
Venue:  Budapest 
Length: 1 Minutes 39 Secs. 
6. Mikrokosmos, Sz 107: Book 5, no 124, Staccato by Béla Bartók
Performer:  Béla Bartók (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1926-1939; Budapest, Hungary 
Date of Recording: 02/05/1937 
Venue:  EMI Abbey Road Studios, London 
Length: 1 Minutes 14 Secs. 
7. Mikrokosmos, Sz 107: Book 6, no 146, Ostinato. Vivacissimo by Béla Bartók
Performer:  Béla Bartók (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1926-1939; Budapest, Hungary 
Date of Recording: 02/05/1937 
Venue:  EMI Abbey Road Studios, London 
Length: 2 Minutes 14 Secs. 
8. Burlesques (3) for Piano, Op. 8c/Sz 47: no 2, A bit drunk by Béla Bartók
Performer:  Béla Bartók (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1911; Budapest, Hungary 
Date of Recording: 11/1929 
Venue:  Budapest 
Length: 2 Minutes 3 Secs. 
9. Hungarian Folksongs, Sz 33: no 1, I left my fair homeland by Béla Bartók
Performer:  Vilma Medgyaszay (Soprano), Béla Bartók (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1906/1938; Hungary 
Date of Recording: 12/05/1928 
Venue:  Budapest 
Length: 5 Minutes 34 Secs. 
Language: Hungarian 
Notes: Ver: 1906 
10. Hungarian Folksongs, Sz 33: no 2, I would cross the Tisza in a boat by Béla Bartók
Performer:  Vilma Medgyaszay (Soprano), Béla Bartók (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1906/1938; Hungary 
Date of Recording: 12/05/1928 
Venue:  Budapest 
Language: Hungarian 
Notes: Ver: 1906 
11. Hungarian Folksongs, Sz 33: no 4a, Behind the Gyula garden by Béla Bartók
Performer:  Vilma Medgyaszay (Soprano), Béla Bartók (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1906/1938; Hungary 
Date of Recording: 12/05/1928 
Venue:  Budapest 
Language: Hungarian 
Notes: Ver: 1906 
12. Hungarian Folksongs, Sz 33: no 9, Not far from here is Kis Margitta by Béla Bartók
Performer:  Béla Bartók (Piano), Vilma Medgyaszay (Soprano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1906/1938; Hungary 
Date of Recording: 12/05/1928 
Venue:  Budapest 
Language: Hungarian 
Notes: Ver: 1906 
13. Hungarian Folksongs, Sz 33: no 8, I walked to the end by Béla Bartók
Performer:  Vilma Medgyaszay (Soprano), Béla Bartók (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1906/1938; Hungary 
Date of Recording: 12/05/1928 
Venue:  Budapest 
Language: Hungarian 
Notes: Ver: 1906 
14. Hungarian Folksongs (8), Sz 64: no 1, Black is the earth by Béla Bartók
Performer:  Mária Basilides (Alto), Béla Bartók (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1907-1911; Budapest, Hungary 
Date of Recording: 12/07/1928 
Venue:  Budapest 
Length: 5 Minutes 2 Secs. 
Language: Hungarian 
15. Hungarian Folksongs (8), Sz 64: no 2, My God, my God by Béla Bartók
Performer:  Mária Basilides (Alto), Béla Bartók (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1907-1911; Budapest, Hungary 
Date of Recording: 12/07/1928 
Venue:  Budapest 
Language: Hungarian 
16. Hungarian Folksongs (8), Sz 64: no 3, Wives, let me be one of your company by Béla Bartók
Performer:  Mária Basilides (Alto), Béla Bartók (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1907-1911; Budapest, Hungary 
Date of Recording: 12/07/1928 
Venue:  Budapest 
Language: Hungarian 
17. Hungarian Folksongs (8), Sz 64: no 5, If I climb by Béla Bartók
Performer:  Mária Basilides (Alto), Béla Bartók (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1907-1911; Hungary 
Date of Recording: 12/07/1928 
Venue:  Budapest 
Language: Hungarian 
18. Hungarian Folksongs (8), Sz 64: no 6, They are mending the great forest highway by Béla Bartók
Performer:  Ferenc Székelyhídy (Tenor), Béla Bartók (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: circa 1917; Hungary 
Date of Recording: 12/07/1928 
Venue:  Budapest 
Length: 3 Minutes 53 Secs. 
Language: Hungarian 
19. Hungarian Folksongs (8), Sz 64: no 7, Up to now my work by Béla Bartók
Performer:  Ferenc Székelyhídy (Tenor), Béla Bartók (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: circa 1917; Hungary 
Date of Recording: 12/07/1928 
Venue:  Budapest 
Language: Hungarian 
20. Hungarian Folksongs (8), Sz 64: no 8, The snow is melting by Béla Bartók
Performer:  Ferenc Székelyhídy (Tenor), Béla Bartók (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: circa 1917; Hungary 
Date of Recording: 12/07/1928 
Venue:  Budapest 
Language: Hungarian 
21. For Children, Sz 42: Excerpt(s) by Béla Bartók
Performer:  Joseph Szigeti (Violin), Béla Bartók (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1909/1945; Budapest, Hungary 
Date of Recording: 01/1930 
Venue:  Budapest 
Length: 7 Minutes 33 Secs. 
Notes: Arranged: Josef Szigeti (1926) as "Seven Hungarian Folk Tunes." 
22. Romanian Folkdances (6) for Piano, Sz 56 by Béla Bartók
Performer:  Joseph Szigeti (Violin), Béla Bartók (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1915; Budapest, Hungary 
Date of Recording: 01/1930 
Venue:  Budapest 
Length: 5 Minutes 23 Secs. 
Notes: Arranged: Zoltán Székely (1925) 
23. Variations on a Nursery Song for Piano and Orchestra, Op. 25 by Ernö von Dohnányi
Performer:  Ernö von Dohnányi (Piano)
Conductor:  Lawrence Collingwood
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1914; Berlin, Germany 
Date of Recording: 02/1931 
Venue:  Kingsway Hall, London 
Length: 23 Minutes 22 Secs. 
24. Romanian Dances (2) for Piano, Op. 8a/Sz 43: no 1, Allegro vivace by Béla Bartók
Performer:  Béla Bartók (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1909-1910; Budapest, Hungary 
Date of Recording: 11/1929 
Venue:  Budapest 
Length: 4 Minutes 12 Secs. 

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