Béla Bartók in Brussels - in the beginning of 1937

from Béla Bartók Letters, pages 255, 256:

Everything was entirely different in Brussels. First, there was a really excellent orchestra, and second, a highly efficient conductor. The way in which the members of the orchestra play at sight is quite astonishing. …   more >>

cite as

Béla Bartók, and Demény, János (ed.), Béla Bartók Letters (London, 1971), p. 255, 256. https://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1450114444802 accessed: 30 November, 2021

location of experience: Brussels

Listeners

Béla Bartók
Composer
1881-1945

Listening to

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Rhapsody No. 2 for Violin and Orchestra
written by Béla Bartók
'The Miraculous Mandarin'
written by Béla Bartók
Bartók's Piano Concerto
written by Béla Bartók
performed by Béla Bartók
'Village Scenes'
written by Béla Bartók

Experience Information

Date/Time in the beginning of 1937
Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others, indoors, in public

Notes

Letter from Béla Bartók to Mme Müller-Widmann, Bruxelles, February 3rd, 1937.


Originally submitted by verafonte on Mon, 14 Dec 2015 17:34:05 +0000
Approved on Sat, 23 Apr 2016 20:31:20 +0100