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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Concerto_for_Orchestra_(Bart%C3%B3k)

It has been speculated that Bartók's previous work, the String Quartet No. 6 (1939 ), could well have been his last were it not for this ...

simple.wikipedia.org/wiki/Concerto_for_Orchestra_(Bart%C3%B3k)

Concerto for Orchestra is the title of a work for orchestra by the Hungarian composer Béla Bartók. ... This is something Bartók did several times in his works.

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_compositions_by_B%C3%A9la_Bart%C3%B3k

This aspires to be a complete list of compositions by Béla Bartók. The catalogue numbering by ... Name, Sz. BB, DD, Opus, Year, Instruments/voices used ..... This list does not include early compositions that have since been lost. ... Concerto for Two Pianos, Percussion and Orchestra (1943, arrangement of Sonata for Two ...

www.britannica.com/biography/Bela-Bartok

Bela Bartok: Hungarian composer, pianist, ethnomusicologist, and teacher, noted for the Hungarian flavour of his major musical works, which include orchestral works, string quartets, piano... ... Where Did the Moon Come From? ... When he died, his last composition, a viola concerto, was left an uncompleted mass of ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/B%C3%A9la_Bart%C3%B3k

Béla Viktor János Bartók was a Hungarian composer, pianist and an ethnomusicologist. ... In 1903, Bartók wrote his first major orchestral work, Kossuth, a symphonic poem ... remove the name of the librettist Béla Balázs from the opera (Chalmers 1995, 123), .... Bartók's last work might well have been the String Quartet No.

www.musicweb-international.com/Programme_Notes/bartok_cfo.htm

It did the trick - Bartók had the work done and dusted in just eight weeks. ... Bach!) , with strings and woodwind “diverging” in the first and “converging” in the last. ... would be wading waist-deep in Concertos for Orchestra, because any work treating ... opening is heavy with Bartók's omnipresent longing for his lost homeland.

www.wqxr.org/story/five-most-dramatic-final-works-composers

Apr 10, 2014 ... Mozart's Requiem is perhaps the most renowned work—not solely in classical ... Upon its premiere, the Requiem appeared under the name of the man who ... him to write what would become his great Concerto for Orchestra. However, the final piece Bartok's wrote was the Third Piano Concerto, which he ...

www.encyclopedia.com/people/literature-and-arts/music-history-composers-and-performers-biographies/bela-bartok

Get information, facts, and pictures about Bela Bartok at Encyclopedia.com. ... Three years later his first work based upon Hungarian peasant music was published: the Twenty ... After the death of his mother in 1939 his last tie was broken. ... The Concerto for Orchestra (1943) was commissioned by Serge Koussevitzky; the ...

www.laphil.com/philpedia/music/concerto-for-orchestra-bela-bartok

May 14, 2012 ... Bartók accepted and produced the Concerto for Orchestra, his last ... 'best orchestra piece of the last 25 years' (including the works of his idol, Shostakovich !) ... "Momentarily nonplussed, I then established that he did, after all, ...