These concertos feature Vladimir Ashkenazy (piano), Kyung Wha Chung (violin), Sir Georg Solti, London Philharmonic Orchestra, and the Chicago Symphony Orchestra. The recordings were made between 1976 and 1983. Decca's sound was then state of the art. Sir Georg Solti and Bela Bartok (1881 - 1945) were both Hungarian. Bartok wrote his First Violin Concerto, in 1908 and his second in 1938. Chung’s virtuosity is almost effortless.
The Piano Concerto No. 1, Sz. 83, BB 91 of Béla Bartók was composed in 1926. Average playing time is between 23 and 24 minutes. For almost three years, Bartók had composed little. He broke that silence with several piano works, one of which was the Piano Concerto, composed between August and November 1926.
Bartók: Piano Concertos; Violin Concertos. Released by Universal Music Group Dec 2002 14 Tracks. Bartók: Piano Concertos; Violin Concertos is a English album released on Dec 2002.
Bartók: Concertos - Piano Concerto No. 2 Sz95: Adagio - Presto - Adagio, Piano Concerto No. 2 Sz95: Allegro molto, Piano Concerto No. 2 Sz95: Allegro and 39 more tracks from this album here for free. More albums by this artist. From: Bayerischer Rundfunk.
Ondine Records has this month announced the release of German violin virtuoso Christian Tetzlaff‘s new album: Bartok: Violin Concertos Nos. 1 & 2. Recorded with Finnish conductor Hannu Lintu and the Finnish Radio Symphony Orchestra, the disc features Béla Bartók‘s 1st and 2nd Violin Concertos. When I first discovered Béla Bartók’s first concerto it was an absolute revelation for me. Christian has told The Violin Channel.
Symphonies, piano concertos and violin concertos are the most important musical forms. This list fills the existing gap. The Top Ten. 1 Tchaikovsky - Violin Concerto No. 1 in D Major. All of his violin concertos are wonderful pieces and underrated as well. 23 Bartok Violin Concerto N. Parts of this concerto are really pretty. 24 Barber - Violin Concerto.
For Violin and Piano. 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. Orchestral Works by Béla Bartók.
Vladimir Ashkenazy (piano), Kyung Wha Chung (violin), London Philharmonic Orchestra, Chicago Symphony Orchestra, Georg Solti. Bartók: Violin Concerto No. 1, BB48a, Sz 36. 20:12.