Béla Bartók - the 1940's
from Béla Bartók Letters, page 329:
The performance was really excellent. My greatest joy was that there was no trouble with regard to the instrumentation. Nothing had to be changed. For an orchestral ‘accompaniment’ to the violin is a very delicate matter.
Béla Bartók, and Demény, János (ed.), Béla Bartók Letters (London, 1971), p. 329. https://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1450121905669 accessed: 24 September, 2023
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Bartók's Violin Concerto
written by Béla Bartók
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Letter from Béla Bartók to József Szigeti, Ashville, N.C., January 30th, 1944.