Composer Weekly: György Kurtág

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Update every Monday @Composer Weekly. A 30-track introduction to Hungarian composer György Kurtág (b. 1926), best known for Játékok ("Games") and Stele.

30 songs

  1. 1.
    3 Pezzi, Op. 14e: No. 1. Od und traurigGyörgy Kurtág, Jennifer Koh, Shai WosnerSigns, Games + Messages
    2:160:30
  2. 2.
    Jatekok (Games), Book 5: Virag az ember… (Bornemisza Peter mondasaibol, III. 3.) (Flowers we are… from the Sayings of Peter Bornemisza, III. 3.)György Kurtág, Jacob GreenbergSolitary
    0:530:30
  3. 3.
    12 Microludes for string quartet, Op. 13 "Hommage à András Mihály": 5. Lontano, calmo, appena sentitoGyörgy Kurtág, Cuarteto CasalsMetamorphosis
    1:580:30
  4. 4.
    … quasi una fantasia …, Op. 27, No. 1: I. Introduzione: LargoGyörgy Kurtág, Nicolas Hodges, Ensemble Contrechamps, Beat FurrerSalzburg Biennale: Festival for New Music 2009
    1:420:30
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    1:170:30
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    1:270:30
  7. 7.
    Játékok (Games), Book 4: Hommage à SoproniGyörgy Kurtág, Francoise-Green Piano DuoGames, Chorales & Fantasy
    2:090:30
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    1:230:30
  9. 9.
    Kurtág: Jatekok, Book 3: No. 28, Hommage à Farkas Ferenc II (Scraps of a colinda melody faintly recollected)György Kurtág, Leif Ove AndsnesShadows of Silence
    1:570:30
  10. 10.
    Kafka-Fragmente, Op. 24: Part II: Der wahre Weg (The true path) (Hommage-message a Pierre Boulez)György Kurtág, Anu Komsi, Sakari OramoKurtag, G.: Kafka-Fragmente (Kafka Fragments)
    5:330:30
  11. 11.
    Játékok II: 34. Antiphon in F-Sharp MinorGyörgy KurtágKurtág: Play Kurtág
    0:410:30
  12. 12.
    Ligatura (Message to Frances-Maria), Op. 31b "The Answered Unanswered Question" [Version for 2 Violins, 2 Cellos & Celesta] [Live]György Kurtág, Daria T. Adams, Kayla Moffett, James Wilson, Joshua Koestenbaum, Sunmi ChangDeath and the Maiden (Live)
    5:010:30
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    3:430:30
  14. 14.
    2:270:30
  15. 15.
    5:450:30
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    2:030:30
  17. 17.
    Szalkak (Splinters), Op. 6d: No. 4. Mesto (in memoriam Stefan Romascanu)György Kurtág, Fredrik UllenIntersections
    3:090:30
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    2:590:30
  19. 19.
    Jatekok (Games), Book 7: Un brin de bruyere a Witold … in memoriam Witold Lutoslawski (version for cimbalom)György Kurtág, Márta FábiánCimbalom Music
    2:300:30
  20. 20.
    Bornemisza Peter mondasai (The Sayings of Peter Bornemisza), Op. 7: II. Bun (Sin)György Kurtág, Erika Sziklay, Loránt SzűcsKurtag: Sayings of Peter Bornemisza (The) / 4 Songs / 8 Piano Pieces
    8:450:30
  21. 21.
    Hommage a R. Sch., Op. 15d: VI. Abschied (Meister Raro entdeckt Guillaume de Machaut)György Kurtág, Yuji Murai, Ichiro Nodaira, Junji SuganumaHosokawa / Penderecki / Norgard: Viola Space Japan 10th Anniversary
    6:460:30
  22. 22.
    Játékok, Book 6 (Games): Jardanyi Pal emlekere (In memoriam Pal Jardanyi)György Kurtág, Marino FormentiKurtág's Ghosts
    2:010:30
  23. 23.
    9:170:30
  24. 24.
    Játékok, Book 4: Duhos koral (Furious Chorale)György Kurtág, Márta KurtágKurtág: Játékok, Selections from Volumes 1-4
    0:420:30
  25. 25.
    Concertante, Op. 42: Fantasia III. Choral - RicapitulazioneGyörgy Kurtág, Hiromi Kikuchi, Ken Hakii, Zoltán KocsisKurtág: 80
    4:400:30
  26. 26.
    Signs, Games and Messages for Cello: Jelek, Op. 5bGyörgy Kurtág, Julian ArpBach & Kurtág: Works for Cello and Piano
    1:000:30
  27. 27.
    11:570:30
  28. 28.
    Officium breve in memoriam Andreae Szervánsky, Op. 28György Kurtág, Kuss QuartetBridges
    13:130:30
  29. 29.
    12:000:30
  30. 30.
    Kurtág - Hommage a Schubert (from Játékok)György Kurtág, Jonathan BissJonathan Biss
    2:200:30

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