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First published in 1953, and again in 1964, Stevens's study is a classic text, combining an authoritative, balanced account of the Hungarian composer's life with candid, insightful analyses of his numerous works, particularly the chamber works. The work now appears in a third edition, prepared by the Bartók scholar Malcolm Gillies. A comprehensive chronological list of works is added, together with a select bibliography and discography. Minor revisions to the text are suggested and a new collection of rare photographs is included.
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First published in 1953, Halsey Stevens's 'The Life and Music of Bela Bartok', was hailed as a triumph of musicology and quickly established itself as the classic text.About the Author:
Halsey Stevens is at University of Southern California. Malcolm Gillies is at University of Queensland.
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Book Description Oxford University Press. Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. 0195001206 this is a 1964 revised edition. published by oxford university press. printed in new york. this is an ex library book with usual stamps. the book is in good condition and is tight bound. Seller Inventory # FFF0006712
Book Description Oxford University Press, 1968. Hardcover. Condition: Collectible: Very Good. FIRST AMERICAN EDITION. NY: Oxford, 1953. Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket, price-clipped. Clean pages. Nice condition overall. Seller Inventory # 131126059