Violin Concerto No.2, Sz.112 (Bartók, Béla)

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Publisher. Info. London: Hawkes & Son, 1946. Plate B. & H. 9003.
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Arrangements and Transcriptions

For Violin and Piano

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Editor Dmitry Tsyganov (1903-1992) (violin part only)
Publisher. Info. Moscow: Muzyka, 1980. Plate 10963.
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General Information

Work Title Violin Concerto No.2
Alternative. Title
Composer Bartók, Béla
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. Sz.112
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IBB 60
Key B major
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 3 movements:
  1. Allegro non troppo
  2. Andante tranquillo
  3. Allegro molto
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1937-38
First Performance. 1939-3-23 in Amsterdam, Concertgebouw
Zoltán Székely (violin), Concertgebouw Orchestra, Willem Mengelberg (conductor)
First Publication. 1941 Boosey & Hawkes
Dedication Zoltán Székely
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Early 20th century
Piece Style Early 20th century
Instrumentation Solo: violin
Orchestra: 2 flutes (2nd also piccolo), 2 oboes (2nd also english horn)
2 clarinets (2nd also bass clarinet), 2 bassoons (2nd also contrabassoon)
4 horns, 2 trumpets, 3 trombones, tuba
timpani, triangle, 2 snare drums, bass drum, cymbals, tam-tam, celesta, harp, strings
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Misc. Comments

Orchestral Works by Béla Bartók
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