Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Contrasts: I. Verbunkos
Béla Bartók 5:30
2 Contrasts: II. Pihenö
Béla Bartók 4:35
3 Contrasts: III. Sebes
Béla Bartók 7:03
4 Mikrokosmos: No. 113. Bulgarian Rhythm
Béla Bartók 1:07
5 Mikrokosmos: No. 129. Alternating Thirds
Béla Bartók 0:50
6 Mikrokosmos: No. 131. Fourths
Béla Bartók 0:55
7 Mikrokosmos: No. 128. Peasant Dance
Béla Bartók 1:15
8 Mikrokosmos: No. 120. Fifth Chords
Béla Bartók 0:56
9 Mikrokosmos: No. 109. From the Island of Bali
Béla Bartók 2:02
10 Mikrokosmos: No. 138. Bagpipe
Béla Bartók 1:23
11 Mikrokosmos: No. 100. In the Style of a Folk Song
Béla Bartók 0:48
12 Mikrokosmos: No. 142. From the Diary of a Fly
Béla Bartók 1:18
13 Mikrokosmos: No. 140. Free Variations
Béla Bartók 1:27
14 Mikrokosmos: No. 133. Syncopation
Béla Bartók 0:59
15 Mikrokosmos: No. 149. Dance in Bulgarian Rhythm No. 2
Béla Bartók 1:11
16 Mikrokosmos: No. 148. Dance in Bulgarian Rhythm No. 1
Béla Bartók 2:02
17 Mikrokosmos: No. 108. Wrestling
Béla Bartók 0:58
18 Mikrokosmos: No. 150. Dance in Bulgarian Rhythm No. 3
Béla Bartók 1:14
19 Mikrokosmos: No. 151. Dance in Bulgarian Rhythm No. 4
Béla Bartók 1:29
20 Mikrokosmos: No. 94. Tale
Béla Bartók 0:59
21 Mikrokosmos: No. 152. Dance in Bulgarian Rhythm No. 5
Béla Bartók 1:11
22 Mikrokosmos: No. 153. Dance in Bulgarian Rhythm No. 6
Béla Bartók 1:48
23 Mikrokosmos: No. 126. Change of Time
Béla Bartók 0:38
24 Mikrokosmos: No. 116. Melody
Béla Bartók 1:41
25 Mikrokosmos: No. 130. Village Joke
Béla Bartók 0:45
26 Mikrokosmos: No. 139. Merry Andrew
Béla Bartók 0:51
27 Mikrokosmos: No. 147. March
Béla Bartók 1:56
28 Mikrokosmos: No. 144. Minor Seconds, Major Sevenths
Béla Bartók 4:12
29 Mikrokosmos: No. 97. Notturno
Béla Bartók 1:52
30 Mikrokosmos: No. 118. Triplets in 9/8 Time
Béla Bartók 0:52
31 Mikrokosmos: No. 141. Subject & Reflection
Béla Bartók 1:23
32 Mikrokosmos: No. 136. Whole-tone Scale
Béla Bartók 1:46
33 Mikrokosmos: No. 125. Boating
Béla Bartók 1:16
34 Mikrokosmos: No. 114. Theme & Inversion
Béla Bartók 1:14

Credits

CD 1

clarinet:
Benny Goodman (clarinetist and bandleader) (1940-05-13) (tracks 1–3)
violin:
Joseph Szigeti (1940-05-13) (tracks 1–3)
piano:
Béla Bartók (composer) (1940-04-29 – 1940-05-16) (tracks 4–34)
Béla Bartók (composer) (1940-05-13) (tracks 1–3)
arranger:
Béla Bartók (composer) (track 4)
composer:
Béla Bartók (composer) (tracks 4, 4–34)
Béla Bartók (composer) (1938) (tracks 1–3)
engineer:
Samuel H. Carter (tracks 1–3)
Frank Decker (tracks 1–3)
later versions:
orchestrations:
part of:
Mikrokosmos, Sz. 107, BB 105: Volume VI (tracks 12–13, 15–16, 18–19, 21–22, 27–28, 31)
Kontrasztok, Sz. 111 (tracks 1–3)
Mikrokosmos, Sz. 107, BB 105: Volume V (tracks 5–7, 10, 14, 23, 25–26, 32–33)
Mikrokosmos, Sz. 107, BB 105: Volume IV (tracks 4, 8–9, 11, 17, 24, 29–30, 34)
recording of:
Mikrokosmos, Sz. 107, BB 105: Volume IV, No. 108: Wrestling (1940-04-29 – 1940-05-16) (track 17)
Mikrokosmos, Sz. 107, BB 105: Volume IV, No. 97: Notturno (1940-04-29 – 1940-05-16) (track 29)
Mikrokosmos, Sz. 107, BB 105: Volume V, No. 125: Boating (1940-04-29 – 1940-05-16) (track 33)
Mikrokosmos, Sz. 107, BB 105: Volume V, No. 139: Merry Andrew (1940-04-29 – 1940-05-16) (track 26)
version of: