Prepared from the composer's original manuscript.
Piano reduction; viola part edited by Paul Neubauer. With preface and editorial notes on the viola part. This revised version of the concerto was premiered in 1993 by the Orchestra of the Beethovenhalle, Bonn, conducted by Dennis Russell Davies, with Paul Neubauer as soloists. Duration: ca. 21 min.
This book tells the story of Bartok's unfinished masterpiece, from its commission by William Primrose to its first performance to the various completions which have been used. With an introduction, appendices, notes, bibliography, index, music examples, facsimile plates and 1 b&w photo.
Two great 20th century works for viola and orchestra. The Bartok concerto was completed by Tibor Serly. With the Bulgarian National Radio Symphony Orchestra.
Seiber: Tre Pezzi For Cello and Orchestra -- Dorati: Concerto For Cello and Orchestra -- Bartók: Viola Concerto. With the BBC National Orchestra of Wales.
Ehnes also switches instruments to perform Bartok's Viola Concerto. Gianandrea Noseda conducts the BBC Philharmonic Orchestra.
Facsimiles of the composer's original manuscript. Commentary by László Somfai. Prepared by Nelson Dellamaggiore and the composer's son, Peter Bartók.
…transcription of the draft with notes prepared by Nelson Dellamaggiore. A candid account by the composer son, Peter, in the preface. All texts in English, Hungarian, German, Japanese & Spanish. Beautiful edition, with three black & white photos, commentary, notes on the genesis of the concerto, etc.
Study score -- no viola part.
Contents: Cello Concerto / Stephen J. Albert Performers: Baltimore Symphony Orchestra (Orchestra), Yo-Yo Ma (Cello). Conductor: David Zinman. Orchestra/Ensemble: Baltimore Symphony Orchestra. -- Viola Concerto (completed in 1949 by Tibor Serly), Sz. 120, BB 128 / Béla Bartók Performers: Baltimore…