Composition database

This is the Composition Database of BMC, which includes information about works by composers that are either Hungarian or Hungarian by origin or live in Hungary.

Title of the work

Dances of Transylvania, BB 102b


Original / Hungarian title
Erdélyi táncok, BB 102b
Foreign language / English title
Dances of Transylvania, BB 102b
For orchestra
Year of composition

Symphony orchestra
2 fl. (II anche picc.), 2 ob., 2 cl. (II anche cl.b.), 2 fg. - 2 cor., 2 tr., 2 trb., tuba - timp., perc. (trg.) - arpa (ad lib. pf.) - strings: vl. 1, vl. 2, vla., vlc., cb.
5 min

Movements, parts
1. Dudások / Pipers
2. Medvetánc / Bear Dance
3. Finale

Premiere information
25 January 1932, Budapest; Budapest Concert Orchestra [Budapesti Hangversenyzenekar], Massimo Freccia (cond.)
Publisher / Source
Rózsavölgyi © 1932, 5440

Editio Musica Budapest © 1955, Z. 1021
Available here!
Remarks, other info
Arranged from BB 69