Volume I, 40. (early version: 42.) Swine-Herd's Song
For Children (1908–1910, rev. 1943; BB 53)
Bartók’s remark in the first edition of the work: "This is how Felsőiregh’s last piper performed the tune of the song with the text "The cricket wants to marry," used in no. 39."
Felsőireg (Tolna County; now: Iregszemcse), April 1907, Béla Bartók
man (ca 60)
Cf. Tari, no. 9
Bartók New Series, Hungaroton Records, 2009