Béla Bartók in Berlin - 1928

from Béla Bartók Letters, page 190:

(….)the Berlin performance – under Kleiber – had lots of life, but the orchestra had a few  misadventures. Of course, not one of the European performances came up to the standard of precision shown in Cincinnati.

cite as

Béla Bartók, and Demény, János (ed.), Béla Bartók Letters (London, 1971), p. 190. https://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1450112537992 accessed: 6 December, 2021

location of experience: Berlin

Listeners

Béla Bartók
Composer
1881-1945

Listening to

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Bartók's Piano Concerto No. 1
written by Béla Bartók
performed by Béla Bartók, Erich Kleiber

Experience Information

Date/Time 1928
Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others, indoors, in public

Notes

Letter from Béla Bartók to Frigyes Reiner, Budapest, October 29th, 1928.


Originally submitted by verafonte on Mon, 14 Dec 2015 17:02:18 +0000
Approved on Sat, 23 Apr 2016 20:28:46 +0100