chapter  6
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Folk music collections

In addition to the primary source materials, contains bibliography of and about Bartók’s works. See the review by Helmut Goldmann in Musikforschung 21/1 (January-March 1968): 118-119.

181. Liebner, János. “Bartók utolsó amerikai rádióinterjúi” [Bartók’s last American radio interviews]. Új zenei szemle ( Budapest) 6/12 (December 1955): 26-28. HA1.588

Bartók’s statements are heard on Bartók Records, and on “Bartók Record Archives: Bartók Plays and Speaks, 1912-1944,” ed. László Somfai. Hungaroton LPX 12334-12338. See item no. 1253. Bartók’s last two American radio statements were made in 1942, the year of his grave and exasperating fi nancial straits. Includes discussion of his piano works being performed by Mrs. Bartók.