Piano Concerto No.3, Sz.119 (Bartók, Béla)

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Rgagnaux (2016/5/3)

Performers Monique Haas, piano solo
Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra
(Symphonieorchester des Bayerischen Rundfunks)

Eugen Jochum, conductor
Publisher Info. Bayerischer Rundfunk (Bavarian Broadcasting, BR), 1951
Gagnaux Collection
Misc. Notes Recorded 1951 January 26, Grosse Aula der Universität (Ludwigstrasse/Geschwister-Scholl-Platz 1), Munich.
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Sheet Music


PDF scanned by Geniusboy98
Geniusboy98 (2016/10/7)

Publisher. Info. London: Boosey & Hawkes, 1947. Plate B. & H. 9122.
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Editor Stephen Lawrence
Publisher. Info. Stephen Lawrence
Misc. Notes Sensible rehearsal marks to aid counting
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Arrangements and Transcriptions

For 2 Pianos (Seiber)

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ALPRAS (2011/4/11)

Arranger Mátyás Seiber (1905-1960)
Editor A. Mndoyants
Publisher. Info. Moscow: Muzyka, n.d. Plate 13628.
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General Information

Work Title Piano Concerto No.3
Alternative. Title
Composer Bartók, Béla
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. Sz.119 ; BB 127
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IBB 30
Key E major
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 3 movements:
  1. Allegretto
  2. Adagio religioso
  3. Allegro vivace
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1945
First Performance. 1946-02-08 in Philadelphia
György Sándor (piano), Philadelphia Orchestra, Eugene Ormandy (conductor)
First Publication. 1947
Dedication Ditta Pásztory
Average DurationAvg. Duration 25 minutes
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Early 20th century
Piece Style Modern
Instrumentation Solo: piano
Orchestra: 2 flutes, 2 oboes, 2 clarinets, 2 bassoons
4 horns, 2 trumpets, 3 trombones, tuba
timpani, bass drum, cymbals, snare drum, tam-tam, triangle, strings
External Links Wikipedia article
Piano Concerto No.3 -  Scores at Sheet Music Plus

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