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BARTÓK, B.: Kossuth / 2 Portraits / Orchestral Suite No. 1 (Buffalo Philharmonic, Falletta)

    

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BARTÓK, B.: Kossuth / 2 Portraits / Orchestral Suite No. 1 (Buffalo Philharmonic, Falletta)

All three of the works in this programme reveal a young composer on the threshold of greatness, serving as his passport to the vast new world of orchestral music prevailing at the beginning of the 20th century. Inspired by the tone poems of Richard Strauss, Bartók’s Kossuth dramatically commemorates the struggle for Hungarian independence in 1848 with an alluring and provocative orchestration. The Two Portraits set moods of love and painful heartbreak into stark contrast, while the First Suite is a showcase of symphonic effects which caused a sensation in Vienna at its première in 1905.


Bartok, Bela

  Kossuth, BB 31
1.   Kossuth, BB 31 00:19:52
  2 Portre (2 Portraits), Op. 5, BB 48b
2.   No. 1. Egy idealis (Ideal): Andante 00:10:08
3.   No. 2. Egy torz (Grotesque): Presto 00:02:32
  Orchestral Suite No. 1, Op. 3, BB 39
4.   I. Allegro vivace 00:07:25
5.   II. Poco adagio 00:08:26
6.   III. Presto 00:07:39
7.   IV. Moderato 00:06:14
8.   V. Molto vivace 00:07:25

Total Playing Time: 01:09:41






Composer(s):
Bartok, Bela

Conductor(s):
Falletta, JoAnn

Orchestra(s):
Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra

Artist(s):
Ludwig, Michael

Label: Naxos

Genre: Orchestral

Period: 20th Century

Catalogue No: 8.573307

Barcode: 747313330775

Physical Release: 09/2014

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