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Mon 17 Dec at 19:00

Erkel Színház (Erkel Theatre), Budapest

La bohème (Leoncavallo)
La bohème (Leoncavallo)
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Leoncavallo, La bohème (Concert performance)
Dec 18, 19, 20 mat, eve, 21 mat, 22 mat, eve, 23 mat, 24 mat, 25 mat, 26 mat, 27 mat, 28 mat, eve, 29 mat, eve, 30 mat, eve, 31 mat

Erkel Színház (Erkel Theatre), Budapest

The Nutcracker
The Nutcracker
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The Nutcracker (Marius Petipa, Lev Ivanov)
Hungarian National Ballet
András Déri, Conductor
Gusztáv Oláh, Set Designer
Nóra Rományi, Costume Designer
Dec 21, 23, 25, 27

Erkel Színház (Erkel Theatre), Budapest

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La bohème
Puccini, La bohème
Gergely Kesselyák, Conductor
Kálmán Nádasdy, Director
Gusztáv Oláh, Set Designer
Tivadar Márk, Costume Designer
Istvan Horvath, Rodolfo
Gergely Boncsér, Rodolfo
Gabriella Létay Kiss, Mimì
Lilla Horti, Mimì
Zsolt Haja, Marcello
Csaba Szegedi, Marcello
Zita Váradi, Musetta
Orsolya Hajnalka Rőser, Musetta
Csaba Sándor, Schaunard
Attila Dobák, Schaunard
Marcell Bakonyi, Colline
Krisztián Cser, Colline
András Habetler, Benoît
Tamás Szüle, Benoît
Sándor Egri, Alcindoro
András Kőrösi, Alcindoro
Wed 26 Dec at 19:45

Budapest Congress Center: Grand Hall, Budapest

Christmas Concert: Audience Choice
Unknown, to be announced
Budapest Festival Orchestra
Iván Fischer, Conductor
Dec 31, 2019 Jan 02, 03, 05

Erkel Színház (Erkel Theatre), Budapest

© Tomas Opitz
Die Fledermaus
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Strauss II, Die Fledermaus
János Kovács, Conductor
Miklós Szinetár, Director
Attila Csikós, Set Designer
Nelly Vágó, Costume Designer
István Kovácsházi, Gabriel von Eisenstein
Klára Kolonits, Rosalinde
Tamás Szüle, Frank
Andrea Meláth, Prince Orlofsky
Szabolcs Brickner, Alfred
Zoltán Bátki Fazekas, Dr Falke
Gergely Ujvári, Dr Blind
Erika Miklósa, Adele
Andrea Tallós, Ida
Péter Vida, Frosch
Tue 1 Jan 2019 at 19:30

Erkel Színház (Erkel Theatre), Budapest

New Year at the Erkel
New Year at the Erkel
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Gyöngyösi, An Overture of Clocks
Ponchielli, La Gioconda: La danza delle ore (the dance of the hours)
Lelkes, An Image of Clocks
Beethoven, Symphony no. 9 in D minor "Choral", Op.125
Hungarian State Opera Orchestra
Hungarian State Opera Chorus
Orsolya Hajnalka Rőser, Soprano
Lúcia Megyesi Schwartz, Mezzo-soprano
Tibor Szappanos, Tenor
István Kovács, Bass
Hungarian National Ballet
Zsolt Hamar, Conductor
Tue 1 Jan 2019 at 19:30
Haydn, The Creation (Die Schöpfung), Hob XXI:2
Ádám Fischer, Conductor
Fatma Said, Soprano
Uwe Stickert, Tenor
Miklós Sebestyén, Baritone
Tonhalle Düsseldorf Youth Orchestra
Hungarian Radio Choir
2019 Jan 04, 06, 11, 13 mat

Erkel Színház (Erkel Theatre), Budapest

Nabucco
Verdi, Nabucco
Domonkos Héja, Conductor
Gergely Kesselyák, Director
Edit Zeke, Set Designer
Janó Papp, Costume Designer
Alexandru Agache, Nabucco
Szilvia Rálik, Abigaille
Erika Gál, Fenena
Istvan Horvath, Ismaele
András Palerdi, Zaccaria
Ferenc Cserhalmi, High Priest
Ferenc Kristofori, Abdallo
Mónika Budai-Langermann, Anna
Thu 10 Jan 2019 at 19:00
Verdi, Simon Boccanegra
Balázs Kocsár, Conductor
Ivan Stefanutti, Director, Set Designer, Costume Designer
Andrea Rost, Amelia Grimaldi
Sergio Escobar, Gabriele Adorno
Zoltán Kelemen, Paolo Albiani
Marcell Bakonyi, Pietro
Beáta Szepessy, Amelia's maid
Dániel Roska, Captain
Fri 11 Jan 2019 at 19:30
Brahms, Piano Quartet no. 1 in G minor, Op.25
Brahms, Piano Quartet no. 3 in C minor, Op.60
Brahms, Piano Quartet no. 2 in A major, Op.26
Kristóf Baráti, Violin
Máté Szücs, Viola
István Várdai, Cello
Dénes Várjon, Piano
Sat 12 Jan 2019 at 19:30

Liszt Academy: Grand Hall, Budapest

Steven Isserlis and the Concerto Budapest
Messiaen, Hymne au Saint Sacrement, for orchestra
Saint-Saëns, Cello Concerto no. 1 in A minor, Op.33
Bruckner, Symphony no. 7 in E major, WAB 107
Steven Isserlis, Cello
András Keller, Violin
Sun 13 Jan 2019 at 19:00
Die Königin von Saba (The Queen of Sheba)
Die Königin von Saba (The Queen of Sheba)
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Goldmark, Die Königin von Saba (The Queen of Sheba) (Opera in concert)
János Kovács, Conductor
Zoltán Kelemen, King Solomon
Erika Gál, Queen of Sheba
Boldizsár László, Assad
Eszter Sümegi, Sulamith
Eszter Zavaros, Astaroth
Róbert Rezsnyák, Baal-Hanan
Peter Fried, High priest
Ferenc Cserhalmi, Guardian of the temple
Sun 13 Jan 2019 at 19:30

Liszt Academy: Grand Hall, Budapest

Steven Isserlis and the Concerto Budapest
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Messiaen, Hymne au Saint Sacrement, for orchestra
Schumann, Cello concerto in A minor, Op.129
Bruckner, Symphony no. 7 in E major, WAB 107
Steven Isserlis, Cello
András Keller, Violin
Mon 14 Jan 2019 at 19:30
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Sir Simon Rattle and the London Symphony Orchestra
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Bartók, Music for Strings, Percussion and Celesta, Sz 106
Bruckner, Symphony no. 6 in A major, WAB 106
Sir Simon Rattle, Conductor
2019 Jan 17, 18, 19 mat
Strauss R., Don Juan, Op.20
Ravel, Piano Concerto in G major
Debussy, Pelléas et Mélisande: Suite
Wagner, Tristan and Isolde: Prelude and Liebestod
Daniil Trifonov, Piano
Budapest Festival Orchestra
Hugo Ticciati, Violin
2019 Jan 18, 19 mat, eve, 20 mat, eve, 24, 26, 27

Erkel Színház (Erkel Theatre), Budapest

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Giselle (Jean Coralli, Jules Perrot, Marius Petipa, Leonid Lavrovsky)
Hungarian National Ballet
Zsolt Jankó, Conductor
Attila Csikós, Set Designer
Nelly Vágó, Costume Designer
Fri 18 Jan 2019 at 19:00

The Danube Palace, Budapest

Kristóf Baráti Plays and Conducts Beethoven and Liszt
Liszt, Les Préludes, symphonic poem no. 3, S 97
Liszt, Piano Concerto no. 2 in A major, S 125
Beethoven, Romance for Violin and Orchestra No. 2 in F major, Op.50
Beethoven, Symphony no. 5 in C minor, Op.67
Duna Symphony Orchestra
Kristóf Baráti, Violin
Gábor Farkas, Piano
Mon 21 Jan 2019 at 19:30
Beethoven, Piano Concerto no. 3 in C minor, Op.37
Brahms, Symphony no. 2 in D major, Op.73
Igor Levit, Piano
Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Michael Tilson Thomas, Conductor
2019 Jan 23, 25, 27 mat, 31

Erkel Színház (Erkel Theatre), Budapest

Les Huguenots
Les Huguenots
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Meyerbeer, Les Huguenots
Oliver von Dohnányi, Conductor
János Szikora, Director
Balázs Horesnyi, Set Designer
Yvette Alida Kovács, Costume Designer
Klára Kolonits, Marguerite de Valois
Gabriella Balga, Urbain
Gergely Boncsér, Raoul de Nangis
Gabriella Létay Kiss, Valentine
Csaba Sándor, Le Comte de Nevers
Antal Cseh, Le Comte de Saint-Bris
Ferenc Kristofori, Bois-Rosé
András Kiss, Maurevert
Jenő Dékán, Tavannes
Tivadar Kiss, Cossé
Ferenc Cserhalmi, Thoré
Máté Fülep, De Retz
Béla Laborfalvi Soós, Méru
Wed 23 Jan 2019 at 20:00

Papp Laszlo Sport Arena, Budapest

The 60 Years of Music Tour
Works by Morricone
Ennio Morricone, Conductor
Czech National Symphony Orchestra
Susanna Rigacci, Soprano
Dulce Pontes, Soprano
Thu 24 Jan 2019 at 19:00

Liszt Academy: Solti Hall, Budapest

Schumann
Schumann, 4 Fantasiestücke in A minor, for violin, cello and piano, Op. 88
Schumann, Violin Sonata no. 1 in A minor, Op.105
Schumann, Bilder aus dem Osten (Pictures from the East), Op.66
Schumann, Piano Trio no. 3 in G minor, Op.110
Dénes Várjon, Piano
Izabella Simon, Piano
Rafael Rosenfeld, Cello
Hanna Weinmeister, Violin
Mary Allen Woodside, Violin
Fri 25 Jan 2019 at 19:00

Liszt Academy: Solti Hall, Budapest

Schumann
Schumann, Six studies in the form of canons, Op.56
Schumann, Zwolf vierhandige Klavierstucke fur kleine und grosse Kinder, Op.85
Schumann, Piano Trio no. 1 in D minor, Op.63
Mary Allen Woodside, Violin
Dénes Várjon, Piano
Izabella Simon, Piano
Rafael Rosenfeld, Cello
Hanna Weinmeister, Violin
Fri 25 Jan 2019 at 19:30
Satie, Gymnopédie no. 1
Satie, Gymnopodie no. 3
Satie, Gnossienne no. 3
Szymanowski, Violin Concerto no. 1, Op.35
Franck, Symphony in D minor, Op.48
Benjamin Beilman, Violin
Gilbert Varga, Conductor
Pannon Philharmonic Orchestra
Sat 26 Jan 2019 at 19:30
Adés / Rachmaninov / Beethoven / Bogányi / Engegård
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Adès, Polaris (Hungarian première)
Rachmaninov, Piano Concerto no. 2 in C minor, Op.18
Beethoven, Symphony no. 5 in C minor, Op.67
Gergely Boganyi, Piano
Arvid Engegård, Conductor
2019 Jan 26, 27 mat

Italian Institute of Culture, Budapest

Concertino: Mozart, Albrechtsberger, Grieg
Mozart, Divertimento in D major, "Salzburg Symphony" K136 (K125a)
Mozart, Oboe Concerto in C major, K314
Albrechtsberger, Concerto for Alto Trombone in B flat major
Grieg, Holberg Suite, Op.40
Philippe Tondre, Oboe
Balázs Szakszon, Trombone
Budapest Festival Orchestra
János Pilz, Director
2019 Jan 27, 30, Feb 01, 03

Eiffel Art Studios: Bánffy Stage, Budapest

L'oca del Cairo
L'oca del Cairo
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Mozart, L'oca del Cairo
Pál Németh, Conductor
Attila Toronykőy, Director
Katalin Juhász, Set Designer, Costume Designer
István Kovács, Don Pippo
Anikó Bakonyi, Celidora
Péter Balczó, Biondello
Istvan Horvath, Calandrino
Zita Váradi, Lavina
Máté Fülep, Chichibio
Borbála Keszei, Auretta
Hungarian State Opera Orchestra
2019 Feb 01, 02
Lehár, Das Land des Lächelns (The Land of Smiles)
Ballet Pécs
Zhong Xu, Conductor
Csaba Káel, Director
Éva Szendrényi, Set Designer
Jianhua Pan, Costume Designer
Karine Babajanyan, Lisa
Jenny Hou, Mi
Yijie Shi, Prince Sou-Chong
2019 Feb 02, 03, 05, 06, 07, 08

Erkel Színház (Erkel Theatre), Budapest

L'italiana in Algeri (The Italian Girl in Algiers)
L'italiana in Algeri (The Italian Girl in Algiers)
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Rossini, L'italiana in Algeri (The Italian Girl in Algiers)
Máté Szabó, Director
Balázs Cziegler, Set Designer
Anni Füzér, Costume Designer
Gabriella Balga, Isabella, Zulma
Viktória Mester, Isabella
Vassilis Kavayas, Lindoro
Alasdair Kent, Lindoro
Marcell Bakonyi, Mustafà
András Palerdi, Mustafà
Antal Cseh, Taddeo
Bruno Taddia, Taddeo
Zita Szemere, Elvira
Orsolya Sáfár, Elvira
Krisztina Simon, Zulma
Sun 3 Feb 2019 at 10:30
Works by Debussy
Works by Ravel
Budapest Festival Orchestra
Iván Fischer, Conductor
Wed 6 Feb 2019 at 19:30

Pesti Vigadó (Vigadó Concert Hall), Budapest

Hungarian Gems 1 / Bartók / Dubrovay / Liszt-Weiner
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Bartók, Violin Concerto no. 1, Sz 36
Dubrovay, Concerto for Percussion and Orchestra
Liszt, Piano Sonata in B minor, S 178
Maria Włoszczowska, Violin
Boglárka Fábry, Percussion
Zoltán Rácz, Conductor
2019 Feb 09, 10, 13, 14, 17 mat, 23 mat

Erkel Színház (Erkel Theatre), Budapest

Lucia di Lammermoor
Lucia di Lammermoor
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Donizetti, Lucia di Lammermoor
Balázs Kocsár, Conductor
Peter Valentovic, Conductor
Máté Szabó, Director
Balázs Cziegler, Set Designer
Ildikó Tihanyi, Costume Designer
Csaba Szegedi, Enrico
Michele Kalmandy, Enrico
Klára Kolonits, Lucia
Edita Gruberová, Lucia
Péter Balczó, Edgardo
Istvan Horvath, Edgardo
Gergely Ujvári, Arturo
Tibor Szappanos, Arturo
Gergely Biri, Normanno
Éva Várhelyi, Alisa
Ágnes Anna Kun, Alisa
András Palerdi, Raimondo
Peter Fried, Raimondo
Sun 10 Feb 2019 at 11:00

Concerto Zeneház (Concerto Music House), Budapest

Sound of Worlds – Musical dash between continents and countries
Kids event
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Gábor, Iván, Sahara
Traditional African, North African Arab song
Iván Gábor, Percussion
Thu 14 Feb 2019 at 19:30
Kristóf Baráti Plays Brahms Violin Concerto
Brahms, Violin Concerto in D major, Op.77
Shostakovich, Symphony no. 8 in C minor, Op.65
Hungarian National Philharmonic Orchestra
Hartmut Haenchen, Conductor
Kristóf Baráti, Violin
2019 Feb 15, 16

Liszt Academy: Grand Hall, Budapest

Haydn: The Creation
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Haydn, The Creation (Die Schöpfung), Hob XXI:2
Andrea Rost, Soprano
Miklós Sebestyén, Bass
Gyula Rab, Tenor
Purcell Choir
András Keller, Conductor
2019 Feb 15, 16 mat, eve, 17, 23, 24 mat, 27

Erkel Színház (Erkel Theatre), Budapest

The Fountain of Bakhchisarai
The Fountain of Bakhchisarai
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The Fountain of Bakhchisarai (Rostislav Zakharov)
Hungarian National Ballet
Yannis Pouspourikas, Conductor
Zoltán Fülöp, Set Designer
Tivadar Márk, Costume Designer
Fri 15 Feb 2019 at 19:30
Mendelssohn, Violin Concerto in E minor, Op.64
Mahler, Symphony no. 5 in C sharp minor
François-Xavier Roth, Conductor
Isabelle Faust, Violin
Fri 15 Feb 2019 at 19:30

Pesti Vigadó (Vigadó Concert Hall), Budapest

Kristóf Baráti Performs Brahms Violin Concerto
Brahms, Violin Concerto in D major, Op.77
Shostakovich, Symphony no. 8 in C minor, Op.65
Hungarian National Philharmonic Orchestra
Hartmut Haenchen, Conductor
Kristóf Baráti, Violin
2019 Feb 17 mat, 18, 19
Stravinsky, Four Norwegian Moods
Stravinsky, Tango, for chamber orchestra
Stravinsky, Scherzo à la russe
Stravinsky, Symphony of Psalms
Stravinsky, Le Sacre du printemps (The Rite of Spring)
Cantemus Mixed Choir
Budapest Festival Orchestra
Iván Fischer, Conductor
Wed 20 Feb 2019 at 19:30
Mozart, Die Zauberflöte (The Magic Flute), K620: overture (arr. Ken Watkins)
Bach, Other ("Jazzed-up Bach”)
Traditional Argentinian, Peru, Venezuela, Latin journey with various composers
Traditional, Carnival of Venice (arr. Hudson)
Schumann, Carnaval, Op. 9: Auszüge
Traditional American, Tribute to Jazz and Dixieland (arr. various composers)
Bizet, Carmen: excerpts (arr. Mills)
Canadian Brass
2019 Feb 22, 24, 28, Mar 03 mat, 06, 10

Erkel Színház (Erkel Theatre), Budapest

La Gioconda
La Gioconda
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Ponchielli, La Gioconda
Gergely Kesselyák, Conductor
Ferenc Anger, Director
Éva Szendrényi, Set Designer
Gergely Zöldy, Costume Designer
Csilla Boross, La Gioconda
Eszter Sümegi, La Gioconda
Erika Gál, Laura Adorno
Krisztián Cser, Alvise Badoero
Bernadett Wiedemann, La Cieca
Michele Kalmandy, Barnaba
Alexandru Agache, Barnaba
Jorge de Léon, Enzo Grimaldo
Gergely Boncsér, Enzo Grimaldo
András Kőrösi, Zuàne
Ferenc Kristofori, Isèpo
Marianna Venekei, Choreography
Hungarian State Opera Orchestra
Hungarian State Opera Chorus
Sat 23 Feb 2019 at 19:30

Liszt Academy: Grand Hall, Budapest

István Várdai Plays Kodály and Chopin
Kodály, Sonatina
Kodály, Sonata for solo cello, Op.8
Chopin, Cello Sonata in G minor, Op.65
János Balázs, Piano
István Várdai, Cello
Sun 24 Feb 2019 at 19:30
Péter Dobszay and the Szeged Symphony Orchestra
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Beethoven, Piano Concerto no. 5 in E flat major "Emperor", Op.73
Brahms, Violin Concerto in D major, Op.77
Péter Dobszay, Conductor
Szeged Symphony Orchestra
Tomoki Sakata, Piano
Ririko Takagi, Violin
Tue 26 Feb 2019 at 19:30
Works by Rossini
Works by Bellini
Works by Donizetti
Works by Offenbach
Works by Gounod
Works by Glinka
Michelangelo Mazza, Conductor
Olga Peretyatko, Soprano
Hungarian State Opera Orchestra
2019 Feb 27, 28, Mar 02 mat
Bizet, Symphony in C major
Shostakovich, Cello Concerto no. 1 in E flat major, Op.107
Mussorgsky, Pictures at an Exhibition (orch. Ravel)
Alexander Knyazev, Cello
Budapest Festival Orchestra
Pinchas Steinberg, Conductor
2019 Mar 01, 03, 05, 08

Erkel Színház (Erkel Theatre), Budapest

© Peter Rakossy
Così fan tutte
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Mozart, Così fan tutte
Miklós Szinetár, Director
Gábor Forray, Set Designer
Judit Schäffer, Costume Designer
Lilla Horti, Fiordiligi
Gabriella Balga, Dorabella
Zoltan Nagy, Guglielmo
Zita Szemere, Despina
Hungarian State Opera Orchestra
Hungarian State Opera Chorus
Fri 1 Mar 2019 at 19:30
Michael Volle and the Akademie für Alte Musik Berlin
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Bach, Ich hatte viel Bekümmernis - Cantata, BWV21: Sinfonia
Bach, Ich habe genug - Cantata, BWV82
Bach, Am Abend aber desselbigen Sabbats, BWV42: Sinfonia
Bach, Der Friede sei mit dir - Cantata, BWV158
Bach, Der Geist hilft unser Schwachheit auf - motet, BWV226
Bach, Gott soll allein mein Herze haben - Cantata, BWV169
Bach, Ich will den Kreuzstab gerne tragen - Cantata, BWV56
Michael Volle, Baritone
Akademie für Alte Musik Berlin
Fri 1 Mar 2019 at 19:30

Pesti Vigadó (Vigadó Concert Hall), Budapest

Hungarian Gems 2 / Erkel / Szabó / Liszt / Weiner / Ránki
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Erkel, Hunyadi László: overture
Csaba Szabó, Five Songs to Poems by Jenő Dsida
Liszt, Orpheus, symphonic poem no. 4 for orchestra, S 98
Weiner, Carnival humoresque for small orchestra
Ránki, King Pomade's New Clothes
Andrea Brassói-Jőrös, Soprano
Ádám Medveczky, Conductor
Sun 3 Mar 2019 at 19:30
Denis Matsuev and the Hungarian National Philharmonic
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Prokofiev, Overture on Hebrew Themes, Op.34
Prokofiev, Piano Concerto no. 2 in G minor, Op.16
Shostakovich, Symphony no. 6 in B minor, Op.54
Denis Matsuev, Piano
Hungarian National Philharmonic Orchestra
Alexander Sladkovsky, Conductor
2019 Mar 07, 09, 13, 17

Erkel Színház (Erkel Theatre), Budapest

© Attila Nagy
Bizet, Carmen
István Dénes, Conductor
Pál Oberfrank, Director
László Székely, Set Designer
Márta Pilinyi, Costume Designer
Viktória Mester, Carmen
Gergely Boncsér, Don José
Francesco Pio Galasso, Don José
Levente Molnár, Escamillo
Gábor Bretz, Escamillo
Polina Pasztircsák, Micaëla
Zita Váradi, Micaëla
István Rácz, Zuniga
András Káldi Kiss, Moralès
Zsófia Nagy, Frasquita
Zsófia Kálnay, Mercédès
Zoltán Bátki Fazekas, Le Dancaïre
Zoltán Megyesi, Le Remendado
Hungarian State Opera Orchestra
Hungarian State Opera Chorus
Thu 7 Mar 2019 at 19:30
Schütz, Psalmen Davids
La Chapelle Rhénane