26th VAJDAHUNYAD CASTLE
SUMMER MUSIC FESTIVAL
2017

 
Dear spectators! Lilla Polyák and Kati Wolf "Divas in private" concert will definitely be held today (considering that tomorrow rain expected as well). If it rains tonight, the concert will be held at the Great Hall of the Vajdahunyad Castle in the published date.
 
ATTENTION!
Due to the weather conditions, our
July 28 performance will be held in the Museum!
 
Ticket prices: prices are uniform for each concert, no seat reservations
 

HUF 35003 July 2017, 8.30 pm (rain date: 4 July, 8.30 pm)

 

Conductor: Kálmán Záborszky

Zugló Philharmonia – King Saint Stephen Symphony Orchestra and Oratorio Chorus,
children’s choir of the Liszt Ferenc Primary Music School, choirmaster: Katalin Kovács
Zita Szemere – soprano
Donát Varga – tenor
Zsolt Haja – bass
 

 

Orff: Carmina Burana 

 

 

HUF 35006 July 2017, 8.30 pm (rain date: 7 July, 8.30 pm)

 

 

Conductor: Tamás Gál
With: Vilmos Szabadi (violin)

 

BEETHOVEN EVENING

 
Beethoven: Fidelio – overture
Beethoven: Violin concerto in D major Op. 61
***
Beethoven: Symphony No. 7 in A major Op. 92

  

 

 

HUF 350010 July 2017, 8.30 pm (rain date: 11 July, 8.30 pm)

 
Conductor: Imre Kollár
With: Ingrid Kertesi (voice)
 

GALA EVENING
Verdi: La forza del destino – overture
Verdi: Sicilian Vespers – Elena’s area
Mussorgsky: Khovanshchina – Dawn over the Moscow River
Bellini: La Sonnambula – Amina’s aria
Mascagni: Cavalleria Rusticana – Intermezzo
Glinka: Ruslan and Ludmilla – overture
***
Rossini: La gazza ladra – overture
Puccini: Gianni Schicchi – Lauretta’s aria
Bizet: Carmen suite No. 1
Tchaikovsky: Waltz of the flowers
Arditi: Il Bacio

 

 

HUF 350024 July 2017, 8.30 pm (rain date: 25 July, 8.30 pm)

MUSICA SONORA CHAMBER ORCHESTRA

 

Conductor: Péter Illényi
Semmelweis Choir (artistic director: Márta Oláh)
Judit Andrejszki – soprano
Boglárka Pejtsik – child soprano
Péter Bozi – countertenor
Gábor Légrádi – tenor
Tibor Szomora – violin

 

MEETING OF MUSICAL WORLDS
 

Elgar: Salut d'amour, Op.12
Tchaikovsky: Violin concerto in D major Op. 35.
***
James Rado – Gerome Ragni – Galt MacDermot – Péter Pejtsik
Hair – musical arranged for classical orchestra

 

 

 

 

HUF 350027 July 2017, 8.30 pm (rain date: 28 July, 8.30 pm)

BUDAPEST STRINGS CHAMBER ORCHESTRA

 
Artistic director: Károly Botvay

Concertmaster: János Pilz

 

WATER MUSIC

 

Vivaldi: Symphony in G major RV 149
G. F. Händel: Water Music HWV 348-350
***
G. F. Händel: Concerto grosso in D minor, op. 6 No. 10 HWV 328
F. Mendelssohn: Symphony No. 9 in C major MWV N9

 

HUF 550031 July 2017, 8.30 pm (rain date: 1 August, 8.30 pm)

BUDAPEST BAR

 

Artistic director: Róbert Farkas (violin, guitar)

Mihály Farkas – cimbalom
Károly Ökrös – accordion, piano
Richárd Farkas – double bass
Ferenc Kisvári – drums

With singers: Dóri Behumi, Juci Németh, Frenk, György Ferenczi, András Keleti, László Kollár-Klemencz.

 

Encounter of periods, cultures and styles, with a brilliantly orchestrated Gypsy orchestra accompaniment. A Gypsy music reinterpretation of well known and popular songs blended with elements of jazz, pop, rock, klezmer and other genres. Real, quality music to enjoy!

  

HUF 35003 August 2017, 8.30 pm (rain date: 4 August, 8.30 pm)

SABBATHSONG KLEZMER BAND

 

 

With: Nándor Beke Farkas on violin and the Kossuth Prize-laureate Oszkár Ökrös, the Paganini of the cimbalom.

 
MORE THAN KLEZMER – KLEZMER AND GYSOY MUSICIANS
 

Besides traditional Eastern European klezmer music, the programme includes Hebrew and Yiddish songs, extracts from musicals, world hits, even Russian Jewish and Gypsy songs. It masterfully creates, deepens and transmits a wide range of moods in perfect harmony.

 

HUF 35008 August 2017, 10.00 pm (rain day: 9 August, 10.00 pm)

MENDELSSOHN CHAMBER ORCHESTRA

 
Artistic director: Péter Kováts

 

With: Péter Kováts and Ágota Bendik (violin)
 

NIGHT IN THE PARK

 

Beethoven: Contradances
Bach: Concerto in D minor for two violins and orchestra BWV 1043
Brahms: Liebeslieder waltzes Op. 52a
Tchaikovsky: Swan Lake – Hungarian dance, Spanish dance
Nino Rota: Scherzo from the Concerto
Piazzolla: Four Seasons in Buenos Aires – Summer
Strauss: Éljen a Magyar! Op. 332

 

In view of the late start, the concert will be held without an interval!

 

HUF 550014 August 2017, 8.30 (rain day: 15 August, 8.30 pm)

BUDAPEST GYPSY SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA

 
Artistic director: József Lendvai Csócsi
 

Rossini: William Tell – overture
Brahms: Hungarian Dance No. 5
Erkel: Palotás
Monti: Csárdás
Sarasate: Zigeunerweisen (Gypsy Airs)
Brahms: Hungarian Dance No. 1
Liszt: Hungarian Rhapsody No. 14
***
J. Strauss: Die Fledermaus overture
J. Strauss: Éljen a magyar!
Tchaikovsky: Waltz of the Flowers
Bizet: Carmen
J. Strauss: Radetczky March

 

HUF 350017 August 2017, 8.30 pm (rain day: 18 August, 8.30 pm)

HUNGARIAN VIRTUOSI CHAMBER ORCHESTRA

 
With: Miklós Szenthelyi (violin) and friends
Concertmaster: Román Oszecsinszki

 

Vivaldi: Four Seasons
***
Tchaikovsky: Serenade for Strings Op.48.

 

 

 

 
   

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