HU / New Artworks- Composers, Hungary
New, HU series is about Hungary & culture. In respect of several Hungarian creative genious talents in art, science, music..etc.
This diptych is created by the inspiration of two outstanding, world-wide well-known Hungarian composers.
Liszt Ferenc: Ungarische Zigeunerweisen( Hungarian Gypsy Melodies), Hungarian Fantasy, ,Totentanz( Dance of the Dead), Hungarian Rhapsodies..etc
Bartók Béla: Bluebeard's Castle, The Miraculous Mandarin , Mikrokosmos, The Wooden Prince...etc.
Béla Viktor János Bartók ( //; Hungarian pronunciation: [ˈbeːlɒ ˈbɒrtoːk]; March 25, 1881 – September 26, 1945) was a Hungarian composer and pianist. He is considered one of the most important composers of the 20th century and is regarded, along with Liszt, as Hungary's greatest composer (Gillies 2001). Through his collection and analytical study of folk music, he was one of the founders of ethnomusicology.
Franz Liszt (German: [fʁant͡s lɪst]); Hungarian: Liszt Ferencz, in modern use Liszt Ferenc), (October 22, 1811 – July 31, 1886) was a 19th-century Hungarian composer, pianist, conductor, and teacher.
Liszt became renowned in Europe during the nineteenth century for his virtuosic skill as a pianist. He was said by his contemporaries to have been the most technically advanced pianist of his age. In the 1840s he was considered by some to be perhaps the greatest pianist of all time. He was also a well-known composer, piano teacher, and conductor. He was a benefactor to other composers, including Richard Wagner, Hector Berlioz, Camille Saint-Saëns, Edvard Grieg and Alexander Borodin.