Hungarian National Choir

Hungarian National Choir

14th October, 2017
7.30 pm

Vigadó — Ceremonial Hall
Zsolt Haja – voice [9], Sándor Lukács – prose, Dóra Bizják – piano [2, 3]
Csaba Somos
Mátyás Antal

Ticket prices: 2000 Ft


Vigadó tér 2.
+36 1 328 3440

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Hungarian National Choir 
Photographer: Andrea Felvégi / Hungarian National Philharmonic

Hungarian National Choir

  1. György Orbán: Chorus Book in memoriam A. S. II. – Lament (Domokos Szilágyi) / Chant (János Pilinszky) / Can You? (Péter Bornemissza) / Hungarian folk song (folk lyrics) / Lux aeterna (László Nagy)
  2. Bartók: Two Romanian Dances for Piano, Op. 8a, No. 1, Allegro vivace
  3. Bartók: Village Scenes

  4. Kodály: Norwegian Girls (Sándor Weöres)
  5. Kodály: The Old (Sándor Weöres)
  6. Kodály: I Will Go Look For Death (John Masefield)
  7. Kodály: An Ode for Music (William Collins and William Shakespeare)
  8. Kodály: Zrínyi’s Appeal (Miklós Zrínyi)

On paper, a poem is but dead text – which will immediately come to life when it is sounded: recited or sung. Now the National Choir and distinguished actors will sound the poems of Attila László Nagy, Sándor Weöres and János Pilinszky, among others.


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