A Quote by Bela Bartok on instinct, melancholy, and music

Emil Haraszti commenting on the music of Bela Bartok: His pagan barbarity, his explosive and angrily defiant melancholy, his demoniacal instinct . . . these are all echoes . . . of the thousand-year-old Hungarian psyche.

Bela Bartok (1881 - 1945)

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