Béla Bartók, Date of Birth, Place of Birth, Date of Death

    

Béla Bartók

Hungarian composer and pianist

Date of Birth: 25-Mar-1881

Place of Birth: Sânnicolau Mare, Timiș County, Romania

Date of Death: 26-Sep-1945

Profession: composer, teacher, pianist, musician, pedagogue, university teacher, choreographer, entomologist, musicologist, music pedagogue, ethnomusicologist, collector of folk music

Nationality: Hungary, United States

Zodiac Sign: Aries


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About Béla Bartók

  • Béla Viktor János Bartók (; Hungarian: Bartók Béla, pronounced ['b?rto?k 'be?l?]; 25 March 1881 – 26 September 1945) was a Hungarian composer, pianist, and ethnomusicologist.
  • He is considered one of the most important composers of the 20th century; he and Franz Liszt are regarded as Hungary's greatest composers (Gillies 2001).
  • Through his collection and analytical study of folk music, he was one of the founders of comparative musicology, which later became ethnomusicology.

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