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Béla Bartók

Béla Bartók (1881-1945)

Nationality: Hungarian
Born: March 25, 1881, Nagyszentmiklós, Hungary Died: September 26, 1945, New York City, NY (age 64)

Piano Quintet in C major, Sz. 23 BB.33 DD.77

(for 2 violins, viola, cello and piano)
12:12 I. Andante
8:42 II. Vivace. Scherzando
11:28 III. Adagio
8:11 IV. Poco a poco più vivace
Duration: 42 minutes (approximately)
Composed: 1903-1904 (age 21-23)
Premiere: November 21, 1904. Vienna. Prill Quartet, Bartók, piano
Published: 1970, Editio Musica, Budapest
Revised: 1920 (age 38-39)
6 recordings, 21 videos
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11:27
Piers Lane, Goldner String Quartet
I. Andante
8:23
Piers Lane, Goldner String Quartet
II. Vivace. Scherzando
10:39
Piers Lane, Goldner String Quartet
III. Adagio
8:19
Piers Lane, Goldner String Quartet
IV. Poco a poco più vivace
12:25
Israeli Chamber Project
I. Andante
8:50
Israeli Chamber Project
II. Vivace. Scherzando
12:30
Israeli Chamber Project
III. Adagio
8:28
Israeli Chamber Project
IV. Poco a poco più vivace
11:53
Janine Jansen and Friends
I. Andante
8:39
Janine Jansen and Friends
II. Vivace. Scherzando
11:25
Janine Jansen and Friends
III. Adagio
8:04
Janine Jansen and Friends
IV. Poco a poco più vivace
12:17
Barnabás Kelemen, Vilde Frang, Katalin Kokas, Nicolas Altstaedt, Alexander Lonquich
I. Andante
9:35
Barnabás Kelemen, Vilde Frang, Katalin Kokas, Nicolas Altstaedt, Alexander Lonquich
II. Vivace. Scherzando
12:00
Barnabás Kelemen, Vilde Frang, Katalin Kokas, Nicolas Altstaedt, Alexander Lonquich
III. Adagio
8:17
Barnabás Kelemen, Vilde Frang, Katalin Kokas, Nicolas Altstaedt, Alexander Lonquich
IV. Poco a poco più vivace
41:29
Norfolk Chamber Music Festival
12:00
Csilla Szabó, Tátrai Quartet
I. Andante
7:59
Csilla Szabó, Tátrai Quartet
II. Vivace. Scherzando
10:45
Csilla Szabó, Tátrai Quartet
III. Adagio
7:36
Csilla Szabó, Tátrai Quartet
IV. Poco a poco più vivace

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