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Jan 18, 19, 20, 21, 25, 26, Feb 15, 16

Erkel Színház (Erkel Theatre), Budapest

Puccini, Tosca
Gergely Kesselyák, Conductor
Viktor Nagy, Director
Tamás Vayer, Set Designer
Nelly Vágó, Costume Designer
Gyöngyi Lukács, Floria Tosca
Csilla Boross, Floria Tosca
Atilla Kiss B, Mario Cavaradossi
Attila Fekete, Mario Cavaradossi
Alexandru Agache, Baron Scarpia
Anatoliy Fokanov, Baron Scarpia
Ferenc Cserhalmi, Cesare Angelotti
Antal Cseh, Cesare Angelotti
László Haramza, Spoletta
Tamás Busa, Sciarrone
András Kőrösi, Sacristan
András Habetler, Sacristan
Thu 18 Jan at 19:30

Müpa: Béla Bartók National Concert Hall, Budapest

Bernstein, Gershwin, Stravinsky
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Bernstein, Candide: overture
Gershwin, Piano Concerto in F major
Stravinsky, Funeral Song, Op.5
Stravinsky, The Firebird: Suite
Concerto Budapest
Zoltán Rácz, Conductor
Mihály Berecz, Piano
Jan 20 mat, 21 mat, Feb 03 mat, 04 mat, 11 mat

Erkel Színház (Erkel Theatre), Budapest

King Pomade's New Clothes
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Ránki, King Pomade's New Clothes
Hungarian National Ballet
László Bartal, Conductor
Attila Toronykőy, Director
Katalin Juhász, Set Designer, Costume Designer
Krisztián Cser, King Pomade
András Palerdi, King Pomade
Gergely Ujvári, Dani
Róbert Rezsnyák, Béni
Zoltán Bátki Fazekas, Garda Roberto
Rita Rácz, Dzsufi
Gábor Farkas, Captain
Antal Cseh, Chancellor
Zoltán Somogyi, Corporal
Kids event
Jan 20 mat, eve, 21 mat, eve, 26 mat, eve, 28 mat, eve

Müpa: Festival Theatre, Budapest

LOL
New production
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5 Tangos (Hans van Manen)
Trois Gnossiennes (Hans van Manen)
Black Cake (Hans van Manen)
Hungarian National Ballet
Hans van Manen, Set Designer
Joop Stokvis, Costume Designer
Jan 21, 22, 23

Müpa: Béla Bartók National Concert Hall, Budapest

Bach, Schumann, Rachmaninov
Bach, Orchestral Suite no. 2 in B minor, BWV1067
Schumann, Piano Concerto in A minor, Op.54
Rachmaninov, Symphony no. 2 in E minor, Op.27
Budapest Festival Orchestra
Iván Fischer, Conductor
Radu Lupu, Piano
Thu 25 Jan at 19:30

Müpa: Béla Bartók National Concert Hall, Budapest

Riccardo Chailly and Filarmonica della Scala
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Tchaikovsky, Symphony no. 2 in C minor "Little Russian", Op.17
Shostakovich, Lady Macbeth of the Mtsensk District: orchestral suite, Op.29a
Stravinsky, Petrushka Suite (1947 version)
Riccardo Chailly, Conductor
Filarmonica della Scala
Jan 27, Feb 24, Mar 10, Apr 21, May 19

Erkel Színház (Erkel Theatre), Budapest

Chamber music performances
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Jan 27, 28, Feb 01, 08

Erkel Színház (Erkel Theatre), Budapest

Porgy and Bess
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Gershwin, Porgy and Bess
István Dénes, Conductor
András Almási-Toth, Director
Sebastian Hannak, Set Designer
Krisztina Lisztopád, Costume Designer
András Palerdi, Porgy
Marcell Bakonyi, Porgy
Orsolya Sáfár, Bess
Gabriella Létay Kiss, Bess
Péter Balczó, Sportin’ Life
Boldizsár László, Sportin’ Life
Csaba Szegedi, Crown
Zsolt Haja, Jake
Máté Fülep, Jake
Orsolya Hajnalka Rőser, Clara
Beatrix Fodor, Clara
Gabriella Fodor, Serena
Anikó Bakonyi, Serena
Andrea Szántó, Maria
Andrea Meláth, Maria
Ferenc Kristofori, Peter
Lajos Geiger, Frazier
Sat 27 Jan at 19:30

Müpa: Béla Bartók National Concert Hall, Budapest

Mozart, Gyöngyösi, Rutter
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Mozart, Vesperae solennes de confessore in C, K339
Gyöngyösi, In te, Domine speravi
Rutter, Mass of the Children
Rutter, Hymn to the Creator of Light
Soma Szabó, Choirmaster / chorus director
Dénes Szabó, Choirmaster / chorus director
Nyíregyháza Cantemus Mixed Choir
Nyíregyházi Pro Musica Girls' Choir
Nyíregyháza Cantemus Children Choir
István Matuz, Flute
Csaba Onczay, Cello
László Baranyay, Piano
Dohnányi Orchestra Budafok
Sun 28 Jan at 11:00

Müpa: Béla Bartók National Concert Hall, Budapest

My Passion: The Violin - Barnabás Kelemen
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Programme to be announced
Barnabás Kelemen, Violin
Mon 29 Jan at 19:00

Müpa: Béla Bartók National Concert Hall, Budapest

Verdi, Otello (Concert performance)
Balázs Kocsár, Conductor
Aleksandrs Antonenko, Otello
Andrea Rost, Desdemona
Mihály Kalmandy, Iago
Judit Németh, Emilia
Péter Balczó, Cassio
Gergely Ujvári, Roderigo
Ferenc Cserhalmi, Lodovico
Sándor Egri, Montano
Géza Zsigmond, Herald
Tue 30 Jan at 18:00

Müpa: Béla Bartók National Concert Hall, Budapest

Die Frau ohne Schatten (The Woman without a Shadow)
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Strauss R., Die Frau ohne Schatten (Concert performance)
Péter Halász, Conductor
István Kovácsházi, Emperor
Eszter Sümegi, Empress
Ildikó Komlósi, Nurse
Johan Reuter, Barak, the Dyer
Szilvia Rálik, Barak the Dyer's Wife
Zsolt Haja, The Messenger of Keikobad
Ingrid Kertesi, The Guardian of the Threshold
Péter Balczó, The Apparition of a Youth
Istvan Horvath, The Hunchback, Barak's Brother
Ferenc Cserhalmi, The One-Armed Man, Barak’s Brother
Lajos Geiger, The One-Eyed Man, Barak’s Brother
Erika Markovics, The Voice of a Falcon
Atala Schöck, A Voice From Above
Ildikó Szakács, The First Maid
Borbála Keszei, The Second Maid
Gabriella Balga, The Third Maid
Wed 31 Jan at 19:00

Müpa: Béla Bartók National Concert Hall, Budapest

Puccini, Turandot (Concert performance)
Domonkos Héja, Conductor
Szilvia Rálik, Turandot
Stuart Neill, The Unknown Prince (Calaf)
Eszter Sümegi, Liù
Peter Fried, Timur
István Róka, Emperor Altoum
Zoltán Kelemen, Ping
Zoltán Megyesi, Pang
Péter Kiss, Pong
András Kőrösi, Mandarin
Feb 02, 03, 04, 06, 09

Erkel Színház (Erkel Theatre), Budapest

Simon Boccanegra
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Verdi, Simon Boccanegra
Balázs Kocsár, Conductor
Ivan Stefanutti, Director, Set Designer, Costume Designer
Alexandru Agache, Simon Boccanegra
Gábor Bretz, Jacopo Fiesco
András Palerdi, Jacopo Fiesco
Polina Pasztircsák, Amelia Grimaldi
Andrea Rost, Amelia Grimaldi
Attila Fekete, Gabriele Adorno
Arturo Chacón-Cruz, Gabriele Adorno
Csaba Szegedi, Paolo Albiani
Attila Dobák, Pietro
Marcell Bakonyi, Pietro
Sun 4 Feb at 10:30

Müpa: Béla Bartók National Concert Hall, Budapest

Bernstein Marathon: MAV Symphony Orchestra
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Bernstein, Slava! A Political Overture
Grofe, Grand Canyon Suite
MAV Symphony Orchestra
Peter Csaba, Conductor
Sun 4 Feb at 11:30

Müpa: Festival Theatre, Budapest

Bernstein Marathon: Piano cycles
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Works by Bernstein
Ádám Balogh, Piano
Zsolt Medgyesi, Piano
Katalin Gonda, Piano
Aron Demeter, Piano
Gergely Kovács, Piano
Henrik Szőcs, Piano
Péter Rippert, Piano
Sun 4 Feb at 12:30

Müpa: Béla Bartók National Concert Hall, Budapest

Bernstein Marathon: Budapest Strings
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Barber, Adagio for strings, Op.11
Bernstein, Serenade after Plato's "Symposium", for solo violin, strings, harp, and percussion
Budapest Strings Chamber Orchestra
Róbert Farkas, Conductor
Giovanni Guzzo, Violin
Sun 4 Feb at 13:30

Müpa: Festival Theatre, Budapest

Bernstein Marathon: Saint Ephraim Choir
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Copland, Four Motets
Works by Gershwin
Bernstein, Chichester Psalms
Saint Ephraim Choir
László Gesztesi-Tóth, Organ
Klára Bábel, Harp
Sun 4 Feb at 15:00

Müpa: Béla Bartók National Concert Hall, Budapest

Bernstein Marathon: Danubia Orchestra
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Bernstein, Symphony no. 1, "Jeremiah"
Bernstein, Mass (3 Meditations)
Danubia Orchestra Óbuda
Máté Hámori, Conductor
István Várdai, Cello
Sun 4 Feb at 16:00

Müpa: Festival Theatre, Budapest

Bernstein Marathon: Trouble in Tahiti
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Bernstein, Trouble in Tahiti
György Philipp, Conductor
Zsófia Bódi, Soprano Chorus
Eszter Balogh, Dinah
Donát Varga, Tenor Chorus
Lóránt Najbauer, Baritone Chorus
Budapest Festival Orchestra
Sun 4 Feb at 17:00

Müpa: Béla Bartók National Concert Hall, Budapest

Bernstein Marathon: Amadinda Percussion
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Joplin, The Ragtime Dance
Reich, Clapping Music
Cage, Imaginary Landscape 2
Cole, Postludes (Nos 6 and 8)
Norvo, Knockin' on Wood
Reich, Mallet Quartet
Amadinda Percussion Group, Percussion
Sun 4 Feb at 18:00

Müpa: Festival Theatre, Budapest

Bernstein Marathon: Paul Appleby's song concert
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Bernstein, West Side Story: Something's Coming
Bernstein, West Side Story: Maria
Ives, Down East
Ives, The Housatonic at Stockbridge
Ives, At the river
Ives, Memories
Meltzer, Bride of the Island
Bernstein, Songfest: To What You Said
Bernstein, Peter Pan: Dream with Me
Bolcom, A View from the Bridge: New York Lights
Paul Appleby, Tenor
Ernst Munneke, Piano
György Kertész, Cello
Sun 4 Feb at 19:00

Müpa: Béla Bartók National Concert Hall, Budapest

Bernstein Marathon: Pannon Philharmonic
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Bernstein, Candide: overture
Gershwin, Piano Concerto in F major
Pannon Philharmonic Orchestra
Gérard Korsten, Conductor
József Balog, Piano
Sun 4 Feb at 20:00

Müpa: Festival Theatre, Budapest

Bernstein Marathon: Modern Art Orchestra
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Works by Gershwin
Works by Bernstein
Modern Art Orchestra
Sun 4 Feb at 21:00

Müpa: Béla Bartók National Concert Hall, Budapest

Bernstein Marathon: Budapest Festival Orchestra
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Bernstein, West Side Story: Symphonic Dances
Gershwin, Rhapsody in Blue
Budapest Festival Orchestra
Iván Fischer, Conductor
Dejan Lazić, Piano
Sat 10 Feb at 19:00

Müpa: Béla Bartók National Concert Hall, Budapest

Bluebeard's Castle - Senza Sangue
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Bartók, Duke Bluebeard's Castle
Eötvös, Senza sangue (Without Blood)
Péter Eötvös, Conductor
Csaba Káel, Director
Andrea Szántó, Judith
Krisztián Cser, Bluebeard
Hungarian National Philharmonic Orchestra
Sat 10 Feb at 20:00

Erkel Színház (Erkel Theatre), Budapest

Aleksandra Kurzak, Soprano
Hungarian National Ballet
Hungarian State Opera Orchestra
Hungarian State Opera Chorus
Ferenc Anger, Director
Tamás Solymosi, Choreography
Balázs Kocsár, Conductor
Sun 11 Feb at 18:00

Müpa: Béla Bartók National Concert Hall, Budapest

Ferenc Liszt Chamber Orchestra
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Mozart, Divertimento in F, "Salzburg Symphony no. 3", K138 (K125c)
Mozart, Piano Concerto no. 13 in C, K415 (K387b)
Mozart, Piano Concerto no. 20 in D minor, K466
Franz Liszt Chamber Orchestra
Péter Tfirst, Violin
Krisztián Kocsis, Piano
Ádám Balogh, Piano
Feb 14

Müpa: Béla Bartók National Concert Hall, Budapest

Korngold, Strauss
Korngold, Violin Concerto in D major, Op.35
Strauss R., An Alpine Symphony (Eine Alpensinfonie), Op.64
Budapest Festival Orchestra Baroque Ensemble
Marek Janowski, Conductor
Arabella Steinbacher, Violin
Fri 16 Feb at 19:30

Müpa: Béla Bartók National Concert Hall, Budapest

Suppe, Bartók
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Suppe, Die schöne Galathee
Bartók, The Wooden Prince
Gábor Hollerung, Conductor
Sylvie Gábor, Director
Anita Lukács, Galathée
András Habetler, Ganymed
Istvan Horvath, Pygmalion
János Szerekován, Mydas
Dohnányi Orchestra
Feb 17, 18, 22, 23, 25 mat

Erkel Színház (Erkel Theatre), Budapest

Così fan tutte
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Mozart, Così fan tutte
Péter Halász, Conductor
Miklós Szinetár, Director
Gábor Forray, Set Designer
Judit Schäffer, Costume Designer
Klára Kolonits, Fiordiligi
Mária Celeng, Fiordiligi
Viktória Mester, Dorabella
Gabriella Balga, Dorabella
Gyula Rab, Ferrando
Zoltan Nagy, Guglielmo
Zsolt Haja, Guglielmo
András Palerdi, Don Alfonso
Peter Kálmán, Don Alfonso
Mon 19 Feb at 19:30

Liszt Academy: Grand Hall, Budapest

Várjon and Guzzo Play Mendelssohn Double Concerto
Schubert, String Quartet in C minor "Quartettsatz" D.703
Mendelssohn, Double Concerto for violin, piano and strings in D minor
Schubert, String Quintet in C major, D.956
Budapest Strings Chamber Orchestra
Dénes Várjon, Piano
Giovanni Guzzo, Violin
Thu 22 Feb at 19:30

Müpa: Béla Bartók National Concert Hall, Budapest

Jonas Kaufmann and Diana Damrau's Song Recital
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Wolf, Italienisches Liederbuch (Italian Songbook)
Jonas Kaufmann, Tenor
Diana Damrau, Soprano
Helmut Deutsch, Piano
Fri 23 Feb at 19:30

Müpa: Béla Bartók National Concert Hall, Budapest

Baráti Performs Barber Violin Concerto
Adams, Short Ride in a Fast Machine
Barber, Violin Concerto, Op.14
Prokofiev, Romeo and Juliet: excerpts
Pannon Philharmonic Orchestra
Gilbert Varga, Conductor
Kristóf Baráti, Violin
Feb 24, 25, Mar 01, 02

Erkel Színház (Erkel Theatre), Budapest

Die Rheinnixen (The Rhine Nixies)
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Offenbach, Rhine Fairies, The (Les Fées du Rhin)
Gergely Kesselyák, Conductor
Ferenc Anger, Director
Éva Szendrényi, Set Designer
Gergely Zöldy, Costume Designer
Csaba Szegedi, Conrad
Boldizsár László, Franz
Krisztián Cser, Gottfried
Andrea Edina Ulbrich, Hedwig
Rita Rácz, Armgard
Marianna Venekei, Choreography
Tue 27 Feb at 19:00

Müpa: Béla Bartók National Concert Hall, Budapest

Rameau: Les Indes galantes
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Rameau, Les Indes galantes (concert performance)
György Vashegyi, Conductor
Chantal Santon-Jeffery, Soprano
Katherine Watson, Soprano
Véronique Gens, Soprano
Reinoud Van Mechelen, Tenor
Jean-Sébastien Bou, Baritone
Thomas Dolié, Baritone
Purcell Choir
Orfeo Orchestra
Mar 03, 04, 08, 09

Erkel Színház (Erkel Theatre), Budapest

Lucia di Lammermoor
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Donizetti, Lucia di Lammermoor
Balázs Kocsár, Conductor
Máté Szabó, Director
Ildikó Tihanyi, Costume Designer
Mihály Kalmandy, Enrico
Csaba Szegedi, Enrico
Erika Miklósa, Lucia
Klára Kolonits, Lucia
Péter Balczó, Edgardo
Istvan Horvath, Edgardo
Zoltán Megyesi, Arturo
Tibor Szappanos, Arturo
Gergely Ujvári, Normanno
Szilvia Vörös, Alisa
Ágnes Anna Kun, Alisa
István Kovács, Raimondo
Peter Fried, Raimondo
Sun 4 Mar at 11:00

Müpa: Festival Theatre, Budapest

The Amorous Queen - Purcell's Dido and Aeneas
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Purcell, Dido and Aeneas 1700
Dávid Dinya, Conductor
Simplicissimus Ensemble
Kids event
Sun 4 Mar at 10:30

Franz Liszt Music Academy, Budapest

Dénes Várjon and Henning Kraggerud Perform Mozart
Mozart, Piano sonata in F major, K332
Mozart, Violin Sonata in B flat major, "Strinasacchi", K454
Dénes Várjon, Piano
Henning Kraggerud, Violin
Sun 4 Mar at 11:30

Franz Liszt Music Academy, Budapest

Mozart Marathon
Mozart, Concerto for Flute and Harp in C, K299 (K297c)
Mozart, Concerto no. 10 in E flat for two pianos, K365 (K316a)
Concerto Budapest
András Keller, Conductor
Dénes Várjon, Piano
Izabella Simon, Piano
Kaczander, Orsolya, Flute
Andrea Vígh, Harp
Sun 4 Mar at 15:00

Liszt Academy: Solti Hall, Budapest

Mozart
Mozart, Quartet in D for Flute, Violin, Viola and Cello, K285
Mozart, Quartet for Piano and Strings in E flat, K493
András Keller, Violin
Dénes Várjon, Piano
Máté Szücs, Viola
Kaczander, Orsolya, Flute
Louise Hopkins, Cello
Mon 5 Mar at 19:00

Erkel Színház (Erkel Theatre), Budapest

Die tote Stadt (The Dead City)
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Korngold, Die tote Stadt (The Dead City) (Concert performance)
Balázs Kocsár, Conductor
Éva Bátori, Marietta
TBC, Paul
Levente Molnár, Frank, Fritz
Andrea Meláth, Brigitta
Eszter Zavaros, Juliette
Éva Várhelyi, Lucienne
Gergely Ujvári, Victorin
Tue 6 Mar at 19:00

Hungarian Radio, Marble Hall, Budapest

István Várdai Performs Kodály and Bach
Kodály, Sonata for solo cello, Op.8
Bach, Cello suite no. 2 in D minor, BWV1008
István Várdai, Cello
Thu 8 Mar at 19:30

Müpa: Béla Bartók National Concert Hall, Budapest

Baráti and Várdai Perform Rózsa Double Concerto
Mendelssohn, Hebrides Overture "Fingal's Cave", Op.26
Rózsa, Sinfonia Concertante for violin, cello and orchestra, Op.29
Berlioz, Symphonie fantastique, Op.14
MAV Symphony Orchestra
Peter Csaba, Conductor
István Várdai, Cello
Kristóf Baráti, Violin
Mar 10, 11, 17, 18

Eiffel Art Studios: Bánffy Stage, Budapest

L’oca del Cairo, ossia Lo sposo deluso
New production
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Mozart, L'oca del Cairo
Pál Németh, Conductor
Attila Toronykőy, Director
Katalin Juhász, Set Designer
László Szvétek, Don Pippo
József Mukk, Biondello
Zoltán Megyesi, Calandrino
Anikó Bakonyi, Celidora
Zita Váradi, Lavina
Borbála Keszei, Auretta
Máté Fülep, Chichibio
Mar 10, 11, 15, 17

Erkel Színház (Erkel Theatre), Budapest

Hunyadi László
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Erkel, Hunyadi László
Ádám Medveczky, Conductor
Gábor Szűcs, Director
Katalin Libor, Set Designer
Enikő Kárpáti, Costume Designer
Istvan Horvath, László V
Tibor Szappanos, László V
Orsolya Hajnalka Rőser, Erzsébet Szilágyi
Beatrix Fodor, Erzsébet Szilágyi
Boldizsár László, László Hunyadi
Attila Fekete, László Hunyadi
Melinda Heiter, Mátyás Hunyadi
Gabriella Balga, Mátyás Hunyadi
István Kovács, Miklós Gara
Zoltán Kelemen, Miklós Gara
Kinga Kriszta, Mária
Rita Rácz, Mária
István Rácz, Ulrik Cilley
Gábor Géza, Ulrik Cilley
András Káldi Kiss, Rozgonyi
Sat 10 Mar at 19:00

Müpa: Béla Bartók National Concert Hall, Budapest

Monteverdi: Orfeo
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Monteverdi, L'Orfeo (Orpheus), SV318
L'Arpeggiata
Christina Pluhar, Theorbo
Sun 11 Mar at 19:30

Müpa: Béla Bartók National Concert Hall, Budapest

Freiburg Baroque Orchestra
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Wassenaer, Concerto armonico no. 5 in F minor
Pergolesi, Violin Concerto in B flat major
Pergolesi, Salve Regina in C minor
Pergolesi, La Serva Padrona
Freiburger Barockorchester
Gottfried von der Goltz, Conductor
Sunhae Im, Soprano
Michael Nagy, Baritone
Tristan Baum, Pantomime
Mon 12 Mar at 19:30

Erkel Színház (Erkel Theatre), Budapest

Lukács Gyöngyi30
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Marcello Giordani, Tenor
Alexandru Agache, Baritone
Dániel Dinyés, Conductor
Mar 16, 18 mat, eve, 22, 23

Erkel Színház (Erkel Theatre), Budapest

The Fountain of Bakhchisarai
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The Fountain of Bakhchisarai (Rostislav Zakharov)
Hungarian National Ballet
TBC, Conductor
Zoltán Fülöp, Set Designer
Tivadar Márk, Costume Designer