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Composer: Erkel, Ferenc (1810-1893)

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Year of birth1810
Year of death1893
NationalityUnknown
PeriodRomantic
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BudapestErzsébet Second Act

Erzsébet Second Act
Erkel: Erzsébet

BudapestBánk bán

Bánk bán
Erkel: Bánk bán
Attila Vidnyánszky; Hungarian State Opera; Oleksandr Bilozub; Viktória Nagy
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A worthy rarity: Erkel’s Bánk bán has its belated American première

Levente Molnár (Bánk bán) and István Rácz (Tiborc) © Attila Nagy
The music, a combination of Italian-sounding melodies, German instrumentation and Hugarian dotted rhythms, was remarkably captivating.
****1
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Boom or bust: the Hungarian State Opera's new Bánk Bán

The big heart and generous melodies of Ferenc Erkel's fine opera shine through in difficult circumstances in Atilla Vidnyánszky semi-abstract new staging at the Erkel Theatre.
****1
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Erkel's Hunyadi László in Budapest

With a convoluted production and uneven cast, Tamás Pál in the pit and Klára Kolonits as Erzsébet Szilágyi prove to be the highlights of the performance of this Erkel classic.
**111
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