Béla Bartók in Romania - January, 1911

from Béla Bartók Letters, page 107:

I’ve found a lot of instrumental music; one or two peasant violinists in every village; and girls and women who blow the alpine horn (a wooden horn nearly 3 metres long).

cite as

Béla Bartók, and Demény, János (ed.), Béla Bartók Letters (London, 1971), p. 107. https://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1449944716518 accessed: 6 April, 2020

location of experience: Romania

Listeners

Béla Bartók
Composer
1881-1945

Listening to

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Instrumental music
written by Domenico Cimorosa, Giovanni Paesiello

Experience Information

Date/Time January, 1911
Medium live
Listening Environment outdoors, in public

Notes

Letter from Béla Bartók to Etelka Freund, Topánfalva, January 4th, 1911.


Originally submitted by verafonte on Sat, 12 Dec 2015 18:25:16 +0000
Approved on Sat, 23 Apr 2016 20:24:00 +0100