VAJDAHUNYAD CASTLE
SUMMER MUSIC FESTIVAL
2015

 
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
 

July 2, Thursday 8.30 pm

Rain check day: July 3, 8.30 pm

BUDAPEST KLEZMER BAND

 

Artistic director: Ferenc Jávori

With: Kátya Tompos – voice

 

I ASK THE STARS…

 

Traditional klezmer music, arrangements of world hits, and extracts from the musical drama Ghetto, and the musicals Fiddler on the Roof and Bride Dance.

 

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July 6, Monday 8.30 pm

Rain check day: July 7, 8.30 pm

KING SAINT STEPHEN SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA

 

Conductor: Kálmán Záborszky

With: Sennu Laine (cello)

 

ROMANTIC EVENING


Dvorák: Cello concerto in B minor. op. 104

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Brahms: Symphony No. 1 in C minor, op. 68

 

 

July 9, Thursday 8.30 pm

Rain check day: July 10, 8.30 pm

MÁV SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA

 

Conductor: Imre Kollár 

With: Jenő Jandó – piano

 

TCHAIKOVSKY EVENING

 

Nutcracker suite – extracts

March, Russian Dance (Trepak),
Chinese Dance, Waltz of the Flowers

Piano concerto in B flat minor, op. 23

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Symphony No. 5 in E minor, op. 64

 

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July 13, Monday 8.30 pm

Rain check day: July 14, 8.30 pm

ZOLTÁN OROSZ (accordion) and KORNÉL HORVÁTH (percussion)

 

“FLYING HANDS”
 
Their music is difficult to classify in any genre category because their productions contain elements of classical, jazz and folk music. Improvisation plays an important part in their repertoire; their instrumental virtuosity and the dynamic richness of their playing make for a real energy bomb.

 

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July 16, Thursday 8.30 pm

Rain check day: July 17, 8.30 pm

HUNGARIAN VIRTUOSI CHAMBER ORCHESTRA

 
Artistic director and soloist: Miklós Szenthelyi (violin)
Concertmaster: Román Oszecsinszki 

With: Brigitta Makó, Tünde Makó and László Nyári (violin)

 

BAROQUE EVENING

  

Vivaldi: Symphony in G major, RV 149
Vivaldi: Concerto in B flat major for two violins and string orchestra,
RV 525
J. S. Bach: Concerto in D major for three violins and string orchestra, BWV 1064

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J. S. Bach: Brandenburg concerto No. 3, BWV 1048
J. S. Bach: Concerto in D minor for two violins and string orchestra, BWV 1043
Vivaldi: Concerto in F major for three violins and string orchestra, RV 551

 

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July 20, Monday 8.30 pm

Rain check day: August 21, 8.30 pm

EDINA MÓKUS SZIRTES AND HER ORCHESTRA

Edina Mókus Szirtes (voice, violin, viola)
Gábor Csonka (violin)
Krisztina Haraszti (viola)
Zoltán Hegyaljai-Boros (viola)
Endre Kertész (cello)
Máté Hámori (guitar)
Sándor “Fodo” Födő (percussion, piano, accordion)

Guest: Miklós Lukács – cimbalom

 

“I WOULD HAVE LIKED TO LIVE THIS WAY” – own compositions

…To stop time, make people think, make people feel, to show that we are human, to weep and laugh together.
If we are upset, to find peace in love that overrides all…

 

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July 23, Thursday 8.30 pm

Rain check day: July 24, 8.30 pm

MENDELSSOHN CHAMBER ORCHESTRA

 

 
Artistic director: Péter Kováts

With: SWING A LA DJANGO ENSEMBLE
PANNA PÁLMAI (voice)

 

 

“FROM CLASSICS TO TANGO”

 

Tchaikovsky: String Serenade, op. 48
Piazzolla: Summer in Buenos Aires

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Swing, tango and jazz melodies

 

 

 

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July 27, Monday 8.30 pm

 

In case of bad weather conditions, the concert will be held indoors,
in the castle on Monday
.

 

BUDAPEST STRINGS

 

Artistic director: Károly Botvay 
Concertmaster: János Pilz 

With: Gabriella Szentpéteri (piano)

 
MOZART evening
 

Divertimento in D major, K 136
Divertimento in F major, K138
Piano concerto in F major, K 413

 

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Piano concerto in F major, K 414
Symphony in A major, K 201

 

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July 30, Monday 8.30 pm

Rain check day: July 31, 8.30 pm

100-MEMBER GYPSY ORCHESTRA
Artistic director: Csócsi József Lendvai

 

Anon.: Lightning csárdás
Brahms: Hungarian Dance No. 5
Erkel: Palotás
Monti: Csárdás
Brahms: Hungarian Dance No. 4
Liszt: Hungarian Rhapsody No. 15
Gypsy Show: Selection of international Gypsy songs, arranged for orchestra
Anon.: Csárdás variations
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J. Strauss: Die Fledermaus – overture
Brahms: Hungarian Dance No. 1
J.Strauss: Éljen a magyar!
Sarasate: Zigeunerweisen
Rossini: William Tell – overture
J. Strauss: The Gypsy Baron – extracts
Liszt: Rákóczi March

 

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August 3, Thursday 8.30 pm

Rain check day: August 4, 8.30 pm

BUDAPEST BAR

 

“THERE’S A BOMB IN MY HEART”

 

Artistic director: Róbert Farkas (violin, guitar)

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

 

 

With: Dóri Behumi, Juci Németh, Frenk, Krisztián Szűcs, Tanja Saedi (voice)

 

Skilfully arranged Gypsy music – old film music and hits, music hall couplets and pop songs in a bar mood
Selection of numbers from the group’s CDs.

 

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