Biography of Ferenc Farkas (1905-2000)

Born in Nagykanizsa
Studies in Budapest with Weiner and Siklos and in Rome with Respighi
Composer for film music in Vienna and Copenhagen
Head of conservatory in Szekesfehervar
Lectorship for composition at Budapest university
Among his students where Ligeti, Kurtag and Durko
Dies in Budapest

Sheet music for flute:

Early Hungarian Dances from the 17th century
edition on amazonCD-Aufnahmen bei jpc.deMP3-Download bei
(flute, oboe, clarinet, bassoon, horn)
Rating: easy
  1. Intrada - Allegro moderato
  2. Lento
  3. Danza delle Scapole - Allegro
  4. Chorea - Moderato
  5. Saltarello - Allegro
Parts and score on super thin cheap paper
Egloga Burattinata (C-Dur)
CD-Aufnahmen bei jpc.deMP3-Download bei
(flute (violin), guitar)
Rating: easy
  1. Egloga (Andante moderato)
  2. Burattinata (Allegro)
Dedicated to Jean-Louis Matthey
Tre Bagatelle
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(flute, clarinet, bassoon)
Berben, E 3624 B
Rating: easy
  1. Allegretto
  2. Andante
  3. Allegro
Parts and score, everything in handwriting.

Literature von/über Ferenc Farkas

Last edit 10.10.2012