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Béla Bartók: Concerto No. 1

  • for piano and orchestra
  • 2 2 2 2 - 4 2 3 0 - timp, perc(3), str(10 10 6 6 6)
  • Duration: 23’
  • Soloists:
  • Instrumentation details:
    1st flute
    2nd flute (+picc)
    1st oboe
    2nd oboe (+c.a)
    1st clarinet in Bb
    2nd clarinet in Bb and A (+bass cl(A)
    bass cl(Bb))
    1st bassoon
    2nd bassoon
    1st horn in F
    2nd horn in F
    3rd horn in F
    4th horn in F
    1st trumpet in C
    2nd trumpet in C
    1st trombone
    2nd trombone
    bass trombone
    violin I(10)
    violin II(10)
  • Composer: Béla Bartók
  • Preface: Peter Bartók
  • Miscellaneous: Maria Koren
  • Editor: Peter Bartók
  • Translator: Isabelle DupontRenate Stark-Voit
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Béla Bartók: Piano Concerto No. 1 for 2 pianos 4 hands | UE8779

  • Edition type: piano reduction
  • Grade: 7-8
  • Format: 23.2 × 30.5 cm
  • ISBN: 978-3-7024-1208-1
  • ISMN: 979-0-008-00209-0
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This revised edition was prepared by comparing the previously printed edition with all manuscripts, determining and eliminating printing errors. All together the following manuscript sources have been considered: First sketch; Full score sketch; Full score final copy; Reduction for two pianos; Hand-written copy of above with some changes; Full score, first printed edition, with autograph revisions. The second, revised, printed edition of the full score was also used as reference. (P. Bartók)

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