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Grace and Beauty

Music by Bartók
for Piano and Orchestra -
heard by
GEOFF PEARCE

'I would recommend this disc for a great recording of the Piano Concerto No 3 ...'

Bartók: Concerto for Orchestra; Piano Concerto No 3. © 2018 harmonia mundi musique sas

I was eager to receive this disc of two of my favourite works by Béla Bartók. Both were written in the final couple of years of Bartók's life when he was already gravely ill. I have a few recordings of each work and this CD is a very worthwhile addition.

The disc starts with the third piano concerto — the work which introduced me to Bartók's music, as it was required analysis for my University Entrance music course...

Copyright © 11 April 2018 Geoff Pearce,
Sydney, Australia

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BARTÓK: CONCERTO FOR ORCHESTRA; PIANO CONCERTO NO 3

BELA BARTOK

HUNGARY

HARMONIA MUNDI

GERMANY

PIANO MUSIC

ORCHESTRAL MUSIC

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