Bela Bartok has 28 ratings and 1 review. Mike said: What Kenneth Chalmers writes in his biography of Bartók summarizes my ambivalence about the so- called. REVIEW-ARTICLE: BARTOK, LENDVAI AND THE. PRINCIPLES OF PROPORTIONAL ANALYSIS. It is now over ten years since Erno Lendvai’s analytical work. BELA BARTOK by Ernb Lendvai. LONDON: KAHN AND AVERILL, , p. REVIEWER. Brian Fennelly. Subtitled “An Analysis of his Music,” Ern6 Lendvai’s .

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Book ratings by Goodreads. Return to Book Page. Chris marked it as to-read Feb 18, As for Lendvai, his analysis of the music makes him less of a musical theorist, but more of a conspiracy theorist.

Bela Bartok : An Analysis of His Music

Stacy rated it really liked it Nov 19, He rarely if ever spoke of, or written of, these techniques. Namrirru rated it it was amazing Leendvai 01, Lendvai’s book is mostly that: Carrie added it Feb 11, Preview — Bela Bartok by Erno Lendvai.

Joseph Degregorio added it Jan 27, Daniel Flew marked it as to-read Aug 04, Lucian Roman rated it it was amazing May 24, Looking for beautiful books? Pavel Richiard rated it baryok not like it Sep 11, There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Either way, the story behind this book is fascinating. Farhang marked it as to-read Jan 17, An Analysis of His Music.

Lendvai does contain a nice note about how he feels the ‘inconsistent’ pulsating of music, or rather, how humans perceive the ebb and flow of music, should be prioritized over the presence of any hard-line “bars-and-measures” counting.


Bela Bartok : Erno Lendvai :

Books by Erno Lendvai. Great work that functions a little above my ‘level,’ but whatever flickers of shadows I can pick up on the wall are enough to open my mind in ways well worth the read.

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Lendgai research and analysis is liberally illustrated with music examples and diagrams. Nacho Roca barber rated it really liked it Apr 12, Paperbackpages.

Erno Lendvai has disclosed the fact that Bela Bartok, in his early thirties, evolved for himself a method of integrating all the elements of music; the scales, the chordal structure with the melodic motifs appropriate to them, together with the proportions of length as between movements in a whole work, main divisions within a movement such as exposition, lendvqi and recapitulation and even balancing phrases within sections of movements, according to one single basic principle.

Owen K rated it it was amazing Jan 02, Billy Moroney rated it it was amazing Dec 27, He became known worldwide through his detailed research into the internal structure of Bartok’s music, a study that he started shortly after the lendai death.

Toto rated it really liked it Dec 30, It bqrtok either the work of an obsessive aficionado projecting all kinds of theories to preserve his own love for a composer, or it is an analysis of a thrilling, brilliant, obsessive composer. Review quote ‘Erno Lendvai is a Bartok specialist of the highest order This read is an inspiring read for the “music as math” types especially cough Duke Ellington cough. Visit our Beautiful Books page and find lovely books for kids, photography lovers and more.


Danny marked it as to-read Jan 18, Sasi added it Dec 10, Table of contents Introduction, 1. Ben Topham marked it as to-read Jul 27, Scott Watson rated it it was amazing Jul 15, To ask other readers questions about Bela Bartokplease sign up. Having said that, what marvelous theories they are.

Bela Bartok: An Analysis of His Music by Erno Lendvai

This important and highly original book, written by one of Hungary’s leading musicologists, makes a vital contribution to the understanding of the work oendvai one of the greatest composers of the last century.

Jenn marked it as to-read Jan 01, Gustavo Lange Fontes rated it it was amazing May 23, Nikki Mackenzie marked it as to-read Nov 09, The other option really is that Lendvai’s theories and faults don’t have a “perfect fit,” but what we then have is an “ambitious failure.

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