Béla Bartók Masterpieces

Essential works

1881
Béla Bartók
1945
180+ works listed
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Romanian Folk Dances

Work for soloist

1915

Concerto for orchestra

Work for orchestra

1943

Music for strings, percussions and celesta

Work for chamber orchestra

1936
1911

Creative activity

based on dated works only

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

 Duration of the works

(average or estimed)

 Number of works

1890

56 years

1945

 

Number of works

 

Duration of the works (average or estimed)

Vocal music
Instrumental music
Incidental music

Work for choir (12)

Song, lied (26)

Opera (1)

Work for soloist (82)

Work for chamber orchestra (30)

Work for orchestra (12)

Work for orchestra with soloist (18)

Ballet (2)

Other renowned works

1945 - Piano Concerto No. 3

1939 - Divertimento

1931 - Piano Concerto No. 2

1923 - Dance Suite

1917 - The Wooden Prince

Compositions by Béla Bartók (180+) ...

1880 .. 1940 : the essential composers

1833-1897 Johannes Brahms °

1882-1971 Igor Stravinsky °

1860-1911 Gustav Mahler °

1841-1904 Antonín Dvořák °

1843-1907 Edvard Grieg °

1813-1883 Richard Wagner °

1840-1893 Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky °

1813-1901 Giuseppe Verdi °

1865-1957 Jean Sibelius °

1862-1918 Claude Debussy °

1858-1924 Giacomo Puccini °

1811-1886 Franz Liszt °

° : Masterpieces listed

On stage or recorded, listen these essential works Béla Bartók




The purpose of these pages is to point out few relevant works only among tens of thousands and to provide some chronological references.

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