Concerto for Viola and Orchestra
Bártok, Béla ; prepared for publication from the composer's original manuscript by Tibor Serly
|Main Creator:||Bartók, Béla, 1881-1945|
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London; Paris; Boosey & Hawkes, Ltd. c.1950; Johannesburg;
For Viola and Orchestra
B. & H. 16953
NLI copy signed by Bryden Thomson on title page
Contains information on instrumentation
Duration is ca.20' 25"
Bryden Thomson includes a personal estimation on the duration of the work which he approximates to be 22' 29"
Bryden Thomson indicates that he conducted a performance of this work with Rivka Golani as soloist
NLI copy contains annotations in red pencil by Bryden Thomson relating to the performance practice of the work.
Two plates of editorial notes by Tibor Serly precede the music score, details of which include (with German and French translations) part of a letter to William Primrose, the work's original dedicatee and a photocopy of part of the original manuscript.
Physical description: 1 score (58 p.) ; 35.5 x 25.5 cm.
Bryden Thomson collection.
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