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Budapest Baroque Music Festival 2011

Budapest Baroque Festival is from Sep 22 to Oct 09 in 2011. This will be the 6th time that the baroque music gets its own festival. The venue as usual is the baroque St Michael Church in the city centre.

Budapest Baroque Music Festival

Budapest Baroque Music Festival

Bach, Purcell, Vivaldi, Pachelbel, Handel, and less well known composers are included in the programme (see below). See some video tasters of  Budapest Baroque Music Festival here.

Tickets can be booked online.

Address: Vaci street 47./b (Váci utca shopping street), Budapest H-1056
St Michael Church (Belvárosi Szent Mihály templom)
Official website: szentmihalytemplom.hu

The programme of Budapest Baroque Festival 2011:

22nd September 2011 Thursday at 7 pm

J. G. Albrechtsberger: String Quartett in G minor Op.7. No.5.
E. A. Förster: String Quartett in D minor Op.21. No.2.
J. Haydn: String Quartett in B minor Op.33. No.1

Authentic Quartet (Kalló Csaba, Bozzai Balázs, Vályi Csilla)
Tickets: 2.900 HUF

23rd September 2011 Friday at 7 pm

Concertos for 2, 3 and 4 harpsichords by J. S. Bach

Concerto in C minor for 2 harpsichords BWV 1060
Concerto in C minor for 2 harpsichords BWV 1062
Concerto in C major for 3 harpsichords BWV 1063
Concerto in D minor for 3 harpsichords BWV 1064
Concerto in A minor for 4 harpsichords BWV 106

Oláh Aino, Kovács Katalin, Petro-Nagy Nóra
Vilmányi Alexandra – harpsichord
Budapest Baroque Ensemble

Tickets: 2.900 HUF

24th September 2011 Saturday at 7 pm

D. Buxtehude: Triosonata Op 1/2
J. Pachelbel: Partita in D minor
J. S. Bach: Triosonata in G major BWV 525
C. Ph. E. Bach: Triosonata in D major

Bozzai Balázs – violin
Regős Júlia – cello
Spányi Miklós – harpsichord

Tickets: 2.900 HUF

25th September 2011 Sunday at 7 pm

G. F. Handel: The Messiah HWV 56

Zádori Mária, Bakos Kornélia, Megyesi Zoltán, Cser Krisztián
Carmine Celebrat Choir and Orchestra
conducted by István Zimányi

Tickets: 3.500 HUF

29th September 2011 Thursday at 6.30 pm
Saint Michael’s Feast High Mass

M-A. Charpentier: Messe de Minuit

Andrejszki Judit, Opicz József Mizsei Zoltán, Demjén András – soloists
Lengyel Zoltán – organ

Free admission.

30th September 2011 Friday at 7 pm

Six Sonatas for violin and harpsichord by J. S. Bach BWV 1014-1019

Vitárius Piroska – baroque violin
Kecskés Mónika – harpsichord

Tickets: 2.900 HUF

2nd October 2011 Sunday at 7 pm

H. Howells: Magnificat in B minor
J. Dove: Seek Him that Maketh the Seven Stars
N. Rawsthorne: Like as the Hart
G. Jackson: Song
P. Mealor: Ubi Caritas *
M. Hogan: Elijah Rock R. Watson: Toccata * (Organ)
M. Praetorius / J. Sandström: Det Är En Ros Utsprungen
E. Whitacre: Lux Aurumque
H. Howells: Nunc Dimittis in B minor
Will Todd: Mass in Blue *
David Fanshawe The Lord’s Prayer (from African Sanctus)

Gabrieli Choir
Miksch Adrienn (soprano)
Nagy János Trió
Gesztesi-Tóth László (organ)
Vezényel: Sólyom Richárd.
* = hungarian premier

Tickets: 2.900 HUF

4th October 2011 Tuesday at 7 pm

H. Purcell: Trumpet Tune, Anthem
J. S. Bach: Toccata and Fugue in D minor BWV 565
G. F. Handel: Halleluja
J. S. Bach: Prelude in G major BWV 541
Liszt Ferenc: Salve Regina, Ave Maria, Hosanna
S. Rachmaninoff: Liturgy – highlights
T. Dubois: Toccata
Negro spirituals

Budapest Tomkins Vocal Ensemble
Teleki Miklós – organ
Conducted by Dobra János

Tickets: 2.900 HUF

6th October 2011 Thursday at 7 pm

H. Purcell: Golden Sonata Z 810
G. B. Pergolesi: Salve Regina
F. Couperin: L’Apotheose de Corelli
A. Vivaldi: Vestro Principi Divino RV 633
G. Ph. Telemann: Sonata in G minor

Megyesi Schwartz Lucia – alt
Kammerton Ensemble

Tickets: 2.900 HUF

7th October 2011 Friday at 7 pm

J. S. Bach: Concerto for two Violins in D minor BWV 1043
Liszt Ferenc: Angelus 
Liszt Ferenc: Tristia (La vallée d’Obermann)

Balogh Ferenc, Detvay M. Marcella – violin
Rudolf András – viola, Botvay Károly- cello
Sztankay Klára – piano, orgona

Tickets: 2.900 HUF

8th October 2011Saturday at 7 pm

Esterházy Pál: Harmonia Coelestis

Savaria Baroque Orchestra
leader: Németh Pál

Tickets: 2.900 HUF

9th October 2011 Sunday at 7 pm

Victoria 400 – Liszt 200
The Victoria Singers

conducted by Farkas Mária

Tickets: 2.900 HUF

 
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