Béla Bartók in Budapest - May, 1938
from Béla Bartók Letters, page 270:
We have made some marvellous gramophone recordings. The two women (both illiterate!) sang songs, told fairy tales, and, with their remarkable accent and ancient costumes, were altogether charming.
Béla Bartók, and Demény, János (ed.), Béla Bartók Letters (London, 1971), p. 270. https://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1450117605148 accessed: 6 July, 2022
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Letter from Béla Bartók to Mme Müller-Widmann, Budapest, May 29th, 1938.