Ballade hongroise by Odon Farkas. Edited by John Craton. Chamber ensemble. For Violin, piano. Chamber music. Hungarian ballad for violin and piano. Late Romantic. Advanced. Score and part. 8 pages. Duration 4 minutes. Published by Wolfhead Music (WF.WM539).
A delightful Hungarian fantasy for violin and piano, the Ballade hongroise is one of the few surviving works of the former director of the conservatory at Cluj. It is likely that this work was composed for his son, Janos Farkas, a highly talented violinist who died at the early age of 29.