Skip to main content

Bartok: Complete Solo Piano Music

Zoltan Kocsis (piano)

it remains the classic set for the foreseeable future. Bartok playing doesn't come any better than this - nor does piano recording. Kocsis penetrates to the very centre and soul of this music... More…

8 CDs

$49.00

In stock

Usually despatched within 1 working day

This release includes a digital booklet

Contents

Bartók: 14 Bagatelles, BB 50, Sz. 38

Work length25:36
$11.90
$14.70
  • Zoltán Kocsis (piano)
  • Recorded: 1991-09
  • Recording Venue: Friedrich-Ebert-Halle, Hamburg

1. Molto sostenuto

Track length1:25
$0.85
$1.05

2. Allegro giocoso

Track length0:49
$0.85
$1.05

3. Andante

Track length0:47
$0.85
$1.05

4. Grave

Track length1:06
$0.85
$1.05

5. Vivo

Track length1:03
$0.85
$1.05

6. Lento

Track length1:45
$0.85
$1.05

7. Allegretto molto capriccioso

Track length2:07
$0.85
$1.05

8. Andante sostenuto

Track length2:06
$0.85
$1.05

9. Allegretto grazioso

Track length2:11
$0.85
$1.05

10. Allegro

Track length2:08
$0.85
$1.05

11. Allegretto molto rubato

Track length2:01
$0.85
$1.05

12. Rubato

Track length3:59
$0.85
$1.05

13. Lento funebre (Elle est morte)

Track length2:14
$0.85
$1.05

14. Waltz (Presto) (Ma mie qui danse)

Track length1:55
$0.85
$1.05

Bartók: Two Elegies, BB 49

Work length14:41
$1.70
$2.10
  • Zoltán Kocsis (piano)
  • Recorded: 1991-09
  • Recording Venue: Friedrich-Ebert-Halle, Hamburg

1. Grave

Track length6:43
$0.85
$1.05

2. Molto adagio, sempre rubato

Track length7:58
$0.85
$1.05

Bartók: Romanian Folk Dances for piano, Sz. 56, BB 68

Work length5:08
$5.10
$6.30
  • Zoltán Kocsis (piano)
  • Recorded: 1991-09
  • Recording Venue: Friedrich-Ebert-Halle, Hamburg

1. Stick Dance

Track length1:05
$0.85
$1.05

2. Sash Dance

Track length0:28
$0.85
$1.05

3. In One Spot

Track length0:54
$0.85
$1.05

4. Horn Dance

Track length1:24
$0.85
$1.05

5. Roumanian Polka

Track length0:27
$0.85
$1.05

6. Fast Dance

Track length0:50
$0.85
$1.05

Bartók: Sonatina, BB 69, Sz. 55

Work length3:54
$2.55
$3.15
  • Zoltán Kocsis (piano)
  • Recorded: 1991-09
  • Recording Venue: Friedrich-Ebert-Halle, Hamburg

1. Allegretto - Allegro

Track length1:35
$0.85
$1.05

2. Moderato

Track length0:36
$0.85
$1.05

3. Allegro vivace

Track length1:43
$0.85
$1.05

Bartók: 3 Hungarian Folk Tunes, BB 80b

Work length3:56
$2.55
$3.15
  • Zoltán Kocsis (piano)
  • Recorded: 1991-09
  • Recording Venue: Friedrich-Ebert-Halle, Hamburg

1. Andante tranquillo, rubato

Track length1:00
$0.85
$1.05

2. Allegro non troppo, un poco rubato

Track length1:07
$0.85
$1.05

3. Maestoso

Track length1:49
$0.85
$1.05

Bartók: Two Romanian Dances, Op. 8a, Sz. 43, BB56

Work length8:21
$1.70
$2.10
  • Zoltán Kocsis (piano)
  • Recorded: 1993-08
  • Recording Venue: Friedrich-Ebert-Halle, Hamburg

1. Allegro vivace

Track length4:34
$0.85
$1.05

2. Poco allegro

Track length3:47
$0.85
$1.05

Bartók: 3 Hungarian Folksongs from Csik, BB 45b, Sz. 35a

Work length3:12
$0.85
$1.05
  • Zoltán Kocsis (piano)
  • Recorded: 1993-08
  • Recording Venue: Friedrich-Ebert-Halle, Hamburg

Bartók: Allegro barbaro, BB 63, Sz. 49

Work length2:30
$0.85
$1.05
  • Zoltán Kocsis (piano)
  • Recorded: 1993-08
  • Recording Venue: Friedrich-Ebert-Halle, Hamburg

Bartók: Dirges (4), Op. 9a, BB 58, Sz. 45

Work length8:18
$3.40
$4.20
  • Zoltán Kocsis (piano)
  • Recorded: 1993-08
  • Recording Venue: Friedrich-Ebert-Halle, Hamburg

1. Adagio

Track length1:56
$0.85
$1.05

2. Andante

Track length2:03
$0.85
$1.05

3. Poco Lento

Track length2:00
$0.85
$1.05

4. Assai andante

Track length2:19
$0.85
$1.05

Bartók: Piano Suite, BB 70, Sz. 62, Op. 14

Work length8:01
$3.40
$4.20
  • Zoltán Kocsis (piano)
  • Recorded: 1993-08
  • Recording Venue: Friedrich-Ebert-Halle, Hamburg

1. Allegretto

Track length1:47
$0.85
$1.05

2. Scherzo

Track length1:42
$0.85
$1.05

3. Allegro molto

Track length1:57
$0.85
$1.05

4. Sostenuto

Track length2:35
$0.85
$1.05

Bartók: Romanian Christmas Carols, BB 67, Sz. 57

Work length10:44
$1.70
$2.10
  • Zoltán Kocsis (piano)
  • Recorded: 1993-08
  • Recording Venue: Friedrich-Ebert-Halle, Hamburg

1st Series

Track length4:39
$0.85
$1.05

2nd Series

Track length6:05
$0.85
$1.05

Bartók: 3 Studies, BB 81, Sz. 72, Op. 18

Work length7:05
$2.55
$3.15
  • Zoltán Kocsis (piano)
  • Recorded: 1993-08
  • Recording Venue: Friedrich-Ebert-Halle, Hamburg

1. Allegro molto

Track length2:08
$0.85
$1.05

2. Andante sostenuto - Più mosso

Track length2:57
$0.85
$1.05

3. Rubato - Molto sostenuto - Tempo giusto - Rubato

Track length2:00
$0.85
$1.05

Bartók: 3 Rondos on Slovak Folk Tunes, BB 92, Sz. 84

Work length8:07
$2.55
$3.15
  • Zoltán Kocsis (piano)
  • Recorded: 1993-08
  • Recording Venue: Friedrich-Ebert-Halle, Hamburg

1. Andante - Allegro molto - Più vivo - Tempo I - Allegro giocoso - Tempo I

Track length2:55
$0.85
$1.05

2. Vivacissimo - Allegro non troppo - Tempo I - Allegro assai - Un poco meno mosso - Allegro assai - Tempo I - Allegro non troppo - Tempo I

Track length2:35
$0.85
$1.05

3. Allegro molto - Meno mosso - Tempo I - Meno mosso - Tempo I - Molto tranquillo - Più lento - Allegro - Meno mosso - Più mosso - Tempo I

Track length2:37
$0.85
$1.05

Bartók: First Term at the Piano, BB 66, Sz. 53

Work length14:33
$0.85
$1.05
  • Zoltán Kocsis (piano)
  • Recorded: 1993-08
  • Recording Venue: Friedrich-Ebert-Halle, Hamburg

Bartók: For Children, BB 53, Sz.42 - Volume 1

Work length18:15
$5.95
$7.35
  • Zoltán Kocsis (piano)
  • Recorded: 1994-06
  • Recording Venue: Friedrich-Ebert-Halle, Hamburg

No.1 Allegro - No.2 Andante - No.3 Quasi adagio

Track length2:19
$0.85
$1.05

No.4 Allegro - No.5 Allegretto - No.6 Allegro

Track length2:59
$0.85
$1.05

No.7 Andante grazioso - No.8 Allegretto

Track length2:09
$0.85
$1.05

No.9 Adagio - No.10 Allegro molto - No.11 Lento - No.12 Allegro

Track length4:16
$0.85
$1.05

No.13 Andante - No.14 Allegretto - No.15 Allegro moderato

Track length1:53
$0.85
$1.05

No.16 Andante rubato - No.17 Lento

Track length1:42
$0.85
$1.05

No.18 Andante non troppo - No.19 Allegretto - No.20 Allegro - No.21 Allegro robusto

Track length2:57
$0.85
$1.05

Bartók: For Children, BB 53, Sz.42 - Volume 2

Work length18:04
$5.10
$6.30
  • Zoltán Kocsis (piano)
  • Recorded: 1994-06
  • Recording Venue: Friedrich-Ebert-Halle, Hamburg

No.22 Allegretto - No.23 Allegro grazioso - No.24 Andante sostenuto - No.25 Parlando

Track length3:14
$0.85
$1.05

No.26 Moderato - No.27 Allegramente - No.28 Andante - No.29 Allegro scherzando

Track length3:48
$0.85
$1.05

No.30 Allegro ironico - No.31 Andante tranquillo - No. 32 Andante - No.33 Allegro non troppo

Track length4:18
$0.85
$1.05

No.34 Allegretto - No.35 Con moto - No.36 Vivace - No. Allegro

Track length2:03
$0.85
$1.05

No.38 Molto Vivace - No.39 Allegro moderato

Track length3:01
$0.85
$1.05

No.40 Allegro vivace

Track length1:40
$0.85
$1.05

Bartók: For Children, BB 53, Sz.42 - Volume 3

Work length18:29
$5.95
$7.35
  • Zoltán Kocsis (piano)
  • Recorded: 1994-06
  • Recording Venue: Friedrich-Ebert-Halle, Hamburg

No.1 Allegro - No.2 Andante - No.3 Allegretto - No.4 Andante

Track length2:09
$0.85
$1.05

No.5 Molto andante - No.6 Allegro - No.7 Andante - No.8 Allegro non troppo

Track length4:34
$0.85
$1.05

No.9 Andante - No.10 Largo

Track length1:59
$0.85
$1.05

No.11 Lento - No.12 Andante rubato - No.13 Allegro

Track length2:19
$0.85
$1.05

No.14 Moderato - No.15 Molto tranquillo - No.16 Lento - No.17 Andante - No.18 Sostenuto

Track length3:45
$0.85
$1.05

No.19 Assai lento - No.20 Presto

Track length1:53
$0.85
$1.05

No.21 Allegro Moderato - No.22 Molto Allegro

Track length1:50
$0.85
$1.05

Bartók: For Children, BB 53, Sz.42 - Volume 4

Work length19:15
$5.95
$7.35
  • Zoltán Kocsis (piano)
  • Recorded: 1994-06
  • Recording Venue: Friedrich-Ebert-Halle, Hamburg

No.23 Andante tranquillo - No.24 Andante - No.25 Allegretto

Track length2:20
$0.85
$1.05

No.26 Andante molto rubato - No.27 Allegro

Track length2:01
$0.85
$1.05

No.28 Andante, molto rubato - No.29 Allegro non troppo No.30 Vivace

Track length2:52
$0.85
$1.05

No.31 Allegro - No.32 Pesante - No.33 Andante tranquillo

Track length2:25
$0.85
$1.05

No.34 Adagio - No.35 Moderato

Track length3:07
$0.85
$1.05

No.36-37 Parlando, molto rubato, Allegro moderato

Track length2:49
$0.85
$1.05

No.38 Lento - No.39 Lento

Track length3:41
$0.85
$1.05

Bartók: Piano Sonata, BB 88, Sz. 80

Work length12:17
$2.55
$3.15
  • Zoltán Kocsis (piano)
  • Recorded: 1996-06-18
  • Recording Venue: Friedrich-Ebert-Halle, Hamburg

1. Allegro moderato

Track length4:27
$0.85
$1.05

2. Sostenuto e pesante

Track length4:36
$0.85
$1.05

3. Allegro molto

Track length3:14
$0.85
$1.05

Bartók: Out Doors, BB 89, Sz. 81 - Volume 1

Work length6:36
$2.55
$3.15
  • Zoltán Kocsis (piano)
  • Recorded: 1996-06-18
  • Recording Venue: Friedrich-Ebert-Halle, Hamburg

1. With Drums and Pipes

Track length1:43
$0.85
$1.05

2. Barcarolla

Track length2:18
$0.85
$1.05

3. Musettes

Track length2:35
$0.85
$1.05

Bartók: Out Doors, BB 89, Sz. 81 - Volume 2

Work length6:41
$1.70
$2.10
  • Zoltán Kocsis (piano)
  • Recorded: 1996-06-18
  • Recording Venue: Friedrich-Ebert-Halle, Hamburg

4. The Night's Music

Track length4:39
$0.85
$1.05

5. The Chase

Track length2:02
$0.85
$1.05

Bartók: Nine Little Piano Pieces, BB 90, Sz. 82 - Volume 1. Four Dialogues

Work length5:34
$3.40
$4.20
  • Zoltán Kocsis (piano)
  • Recorded: 1996-06-18
  • Recording Venue: Friedrich-Ebert-Halle, Hamburg

1. Moderato

Track length1:40
$0.85
$1.05

2. Andante

Track length1:19
$0.85
$1.05

3. Lento

Track length1:41
$0.85
$1.05

4. Allegro vivace

Track length0:54
$0.85
$1.05

Bartók: Nine Little Piano Pieces, BB 90, Sz. 82 - Volume 2

Work length6:06
$3.40
$4.20
  • Zoltán Kocsis (piano)
  • Recorded: 1996-06-18
  • Recording Venue: Friedrich-Ebert-Halle, Hamburg

5. Menuetto

Track length1:55
$0.85
$1.05

6. Air

Track length1:04
$0.85
$1.05

7. Marcia Delle Bestie

Track length2:02
$0.85
$1.05

8. Tambourine

Track length1:05
$0.85
$1.05

Bartók: Nine Little Piano Pieces, BB 90, Sz. 82 - Volume 3

Work length3:34
$0.85
$1.05
  • Zoltán Kocsis (piano)
  • Recorded: 1996-06-18
  • Recording Venue: Friedrich-Ebert-Halle, Hamburg

9. Preludio - All' Ungherese

Track length3:34
$0.85
$1.05

Bartók: Petite Suite, BB 113, Sz. 105

Work length6:39
$5.10
$6.30
  • Zoltán Kocsis (piano)
  • Recorded: 1996-06-18
  • Recording Venue: Friedrich-Ebert-Halle, Hamburg

Slow Tune

Track length2:04
$0.85
$1.05

Walachian Dance

Track length0:47
$0.85
$1.05

Whirling Dance

Track length0:39
$0.85
$1.05

Quasi Pizzicato

Track length1:10
$0.85
$1.05

Ruthenian Dance

Track length0:56
$0.85
$1.05

Bagpipes

Track length1:03
$0.85
$1.05

Bartók: Mikrokosmos Book I

Work length23:01
$30.60
$37.80
  • Zoltán Kocsis (piano)
  • Recorded: 1997-07
  • Recording Venue: Friedrich-Ebert-Halle, Hamburg

No.1 Unison Melody (1)

Track length0:25
$0.85
$1.05

No.2 Unison Melody (2) (Version a & b)

Track length0:46
$0.85
$1.05

No.3 Unison Melody (3)

Track length0:33
$0.85
$1.05

No.4 Unison Melody (4)

Track length0:23
$0.85
$1.05

No.5 Unison Melody (5)

Track length0:33
$0.85
$1.05

No.6 Unison Melody (6)

Track length0:24
$0.85
$1.05

No.7 Dotted Notes

Track length0:34
$0.85
$1.05

No.8 Repetition

Track length0:35
$0.85
$1.05

No.9 Syncopation

Track length0:39
$0.85
$1.05

No.10 With Alternate Hands

Track length0:43
$0.85
$1.05

No.11 Parallel Motion

Track length0:33
$0.85
$1.05

No.12 Reflection

Track length0:27
$0.85
$1.05

No.13 Change of Position

Track length0:33
$0.85
$1.05

No.14 Question and Answer

Track length0:45
$0.85
$1.05

No.15 Village Song

Track length0:30
$0.85
$1.05

No.16 Parellel Motion with Change of Position

Track length0:55
$0.85
$1.05

No.17 Contrary Motion

Track length0:33
$0.85
$1.05

No.18 Unison Melody (1)

Track length0:25
$0.85
$1.05

No.19 Unison Melody (2)

Track length0:33
$0.85
$1.05

No.20 Unison Melody (3)

Track length0:42
$0.85
$1.05

No.21 Unison Melody (4)

Track length0:26
$0.85
$1.05

No.22 Imitation and Counterpoint

Track length0:34
$0.85
$1.05

No.23 Imitation and Inversion

Track length0:34
$0.85
$1.05

No.24 Pastorale

Track length0:38
$0.85
$1.05

No.25 Imitaiton and Inversion

Track length1:04
$0.85
$1.05

No.26 Repetition

Track length0:30
$0.85
$1.05

No.27 Sycopation

Track length0:37
$0.85
$1.05

No.28 Canon at the Octave

Track length0:32
$0.85
$1.05

No.29 Imitation Reflected

Track length0:34
$0.85
$1.05

No.30 Canon at the Lower Fifth

Track length0:56
$0.85
$1.05

No.31 Dance in Canon Form

Track length0:41
$0.85
$1.05

No.32 In Dorian Mode

Track length0:55
$0.85
$1.05

No.33 Slow Dance

Track length0:42
$0.85
$1.05

No.34 In Phrygian Mode

Track length0:46
$0.85
$1.05

No.35 Chorale

Track length1:17
$0.85
$1.05

No.36 Free Canon

Track length0:44
$0.85
$1.05

Bartók: Mikrokosmos, Sz. 107 - Book 2

Work length21:41
$25.50
$31.50
  • Zoltán Kocsis (piano), Marta Lukin (mezzo-soprano), Karoly Mocsari (piano)
  • Recorded: 1997-07
  • Recording Venue: Friedrich-Ebert-Halle, Hamburg

No.37 In Lydian Mode

Track length0:39
$0.85
$1.05

No.38 Staccato and Legato

Track length0:19
$0.85
$1.05

No.39 Staccato and Legato (Canon)

Track length0:34
$0.85
$1.05

No.40 In Yugoslav Style

Track length0:41
$0.85
$1.05

No.41 Melody with Accompaniment

Track length0:44
$0.85
$1.05

No.42 Acompaniment in Broken Triads

Track length1:26
$0.85
$1.05

No.43 In Hungarian Style (Version a: 2 pianos; version b: piano solo)

Track length1:04
$0.85
$1.05

No.44 Contrary Motion (2 pianos)

Track length0:20
$0.85
$1.05

No.45 Méditation

Track length0:41
$0.85
$1.05

No.46 Increasing - Diminishing

Track length1:02
$0.85
$1.05

No.47 County Fair

Track length0:35
$0.85
$1.05

No.48 In Mixolydian Mode

Track length0:56
$0.85
$1.05

No.49 Crescendo - Diminuendo

Track length0:28
$0.85
$1.05

No.50 Minuetto

Track length0:34
$0.85
$1.05

No.51 Waves

Track length1:03
$0.85
$1.05

No.52 Unison Divided

Track length0:21
$0.85
$1.05

No.53 In Transylvanian Style

Track length0:39
$0.85
$1.05

No.54 Chromatics

Track length0:18
$0.85
$1.05

No.55 Triplets in Lydian Mode (2 pianos)

Track length0:33
$0.85
$1.05

No.56 Melody in Tenths

Track length0:19
$0.85
$1.05

No.57 Accents

Track length0:49
$0.85
$1.05

No.58 In Oriental Style

Track length0:58
$0.85
$1.05

No.59 Major and Minor

Track length0:47
$0.85
$1.05

No.60 Canon with Sustained Notes

Track length0:39
$0.85
$1.05

No.61 Pentatonic Melody

Track length0:54
$0.85
$1.05

No.62 Minor Sixths in Parallel Motion

Track length0:42
$0.85
$1.05

No.63 Buzzing

Track length0:39
$0.85
$1.05

No.64 Line against Point (Version a & b)

Track length1:05
$0.85
$1.05

No.65 Dialogue

Track length0:40
$0.85
$1.05

No.66 Melody Divided

Track length1:12
$0.85
$1.05

Bartók: Mikrokosmos, Sz. 107 - Book 3

Work length27:52
$25.50
$31.50
  • Marta Lukin (mezzo-soprano), Zoltán Kocsis (piano), Karoly Mocsari (piano)
  • Recorded: 1997-07
  • Recording Venue: Friedrich-Ebert-Halle, Hamburg

No.67 Thirds against a Single Voice

Track length0:40
$0.85
$1.05

No.68 Hungarian Dance (2 pianos)

Track length0:33
$0.85
$1.05

No.69 Study in Chords

Track length1:00
$0.85
$1.05

No.70 Melody against Double Notes

Track length1:18
$0.85
$1.05

No.71 Thirds

Track length1:19
$0.85
$1.05

No.72 Dragons' Dance

Track length0:32
$0.85
$1.05

No.73 Sixths and Triads

Track length0:39
$0.85
$1.05

No.74 Hungarian Machmaking Song (Version a & b; version b with voice)

Track length1:25
$0.85
$1.05

No.75 Triplets

Track length0:58
$0.85
$1.05

No.76 In Three Parts

Track length0:29
$0.85
$1.05

No.77 Little Study

Track length0:37
$0.85
$1.05

No.78 Five-tone Scale

Track length0:30
$0.85
$1.05

No.79 Hommage à J.S.B.

Track length0:52
$0.85
$1.05

No.80 Hommage à R.Sch.

Track length0:43
$0.85
$1.05

No.81 Wandering

Track length1:04
$0.85
$1.05

No.82 Scherzo

Track length0:33
$0.85
$1.05

No.83 Melody with Interruptions

Track length0:47
$0.85
$1.05

No.84 Merriment

Track length0:51
$0.85
$1.05

No.85 Broken Chords

Track length1:21
$0.85
$1.05

No.86 Two Major Pentachords

Track length1:43
$0.85
$1.05

No.87 Variations

Track length1:19
$0.85
$1.05

No.88 Duet for Pipes

Track length1:04
$0.85
$1.05

No.89 In Four Parts

Track length0:56
$0.85
$1.05

No.90 In Russian Style

Track length0:40
$0.85
$1.05

No.91 Chromatic Invention (1)

Track length1:04
$0.85
$1.05

No.92 Chromatic Invention (2)

Track length0:57
$0.85
$1.05

No.93 In Four Parts

Track length0:47
$0.85
$1.05

No.94 Once Upon a Time...

Track length0:59
$0.85
$1.05

No.95 Fox Song (Version a & b; version b with voice)

Track length1:21
$0.85
$1.05

No.96 Jolts

Track length0:51
$0.85
$1.05

Bartók: Mikrokosmos Book IV

Work length27:57
$21.25
$26.25
  • Zoltán Kocsis (piano)
  • Recorded: 1997-07
  • Recording Venue: Friedrich-Ebert-Halle, Hamburg

No.97 Notturno

Track length1:42
$0.85
$1.05

No.98 Thumb under

Track length0:37
$0.85
$1.05

No.99 Crossed Hands

Track length1:03
$0.85
$1.05

No.100 In the Style of a Folk Song

Track length0:46
$0.85
$1.05

No.101 Diminished Fifth

Track length0:51
$0.85
$1.05

No.102 Harmonics

Track length1:21
$0.85
$1.05

No.103 Minor and Major

Track length1:12
$0.85
$1.05

No.104 Through the Keys (Version a & b)

Track length1:02
$0.85
$1.05

No.105 Playsong

Track length1:00
$0.85
$1.05

No.106 Children's Song

Track length1:06
$0.85
$1.05

No.107 Melody in the Mist

Track length1:09
$0.85
$1.05

No.108 Wrestling

Track length0:59
$0.85
$1.05

No.109 From the Island of Bali

Track length1:59
$0.85
$1.05

No.110 Clashing Sounds