Béla Bartók in Budapest - December, 1935

from Béla Bartók Letters, page 244:


I have recently noted down some of my own Serbian and Bulgarian phonogr. recordings dated 1912, or rather I have revised my earlier, not altogether accurate, notations made from these recordings. I think the Serbian material will interest you, so I am sending you a copy of the notations. It’s true that some of the Serbian pieces are well-known melodies, but nowhere have such accurate recordings and notations been published. In fact, I think …   more >>

cite as

Béla Bartók, and Demény, János (ed.), Béla Bartók Letters (London, 1971), p. 244. https://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1450114097784 accessed: 24 June, 2024

location of experience: Budapest


Béla Bartók

Listening to

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Bulgarian songs
Serbian songs

Experience Information

Date/Time December, 1935
Medium playback
Listening Environment in private, indoors, solitary


Letter from Béla Bartók to Vinko žganec, Budapest, II., Csalán út 27. December 23rd, 1935.

Originally submitted by verafonte on Mon, 14 Dec 2015 17:28:17 +0000
Approved on Sat, 23 Apr 2016 20:30:40 +0100