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25

Mar

Bartók Béla (March 25, 1881: Hungarian Folk Songs, BB 47 (excerpts) 

composed in 1917

I. Fekete főd, fehér az én zsebkendőm / Black is the Earth

II. Istenem, Istenem, áraszd meg a vizet / My God Make the River Swell

III. Asszonyok, asszonyok, had´ legyek társatok / Wives, Let Me Be One of Your Company

IV. Annyi bánat a szívemen / So Much Sorrow

V. Ha kimegyek arr´ a magos tetőre / If I Climb

Rost Andrea - soprano, Kocsis Zoltán - piano

(May, 2011, Budapest)

(Source: vimeo.com)

30

May

Liszt Ferenc (1811-1886): La Campanella (no. 3 from Grand Paganini Études, S. 141, 1851)

Kocsis Zoltán (60 years old today) performs on Liszt’s piano in his Weimar house where he spent the summer months after 1869 till 1886.