János Szerekován


János Szerekován
opera singer tenor
János Szerekován was born in the Transylvanian city of Marosvásárhely (Târgu Mureș), where he started out studying violin. Later, after briefly pursuing other interests, he earned his degree in voice performance. In Budapest, he continued his vocal studies with Boldizsár Keönch, an associate professor at the Liszt Academy. In 2007, he took part in a master class with Thomas Houser, singing teacher at New York's Metropolitan Opera. In 1998, he joined the Târgu Mureș Philharmonic Orchestra Chorus, where he started his solo career with Mozart's Requiem. His next stop was the Hungarian Radio Chorus, where he also started to receive solo assignments within a short time after his 2001 signing. As a chorus singer, he has won the Award of Merit and the Lajtha Award, and in 2014 he won the József Simándy Commemorative Plaque as a soloist with the National Theatre of Szeged. He made his debut at the Hungarian State Opera House in 2003 in the lead role of Rossini's L'occasione fa il ladro. He is a guest singer with Debrecen's Csokonai National Theatre and the National Theatre of Szeged. With his wide repertoire of oratorios, he has performed with numerous fine ensembles both across Hungary and abroad. He has also participated in a number of Hungarian and international competitions, and once took first prize at the Brassó (Brașov) Singing Competition.
His principal roles consist of Don Ottavio (Don Giovanni), Ramiro (La Cenerentola), Count Almaviva (Il barbiere di Siviglia), the title role in Le comte Ory, Nemorino (L'elisir d'amore), Ernesto (Don Pasquale). As far as oratorios are concerned, he also sings the Evangelist in Bach's passions, and his repertoire also includes Messiah, Die Schöpfung and Rossini's Stabat Mater.

Performances

2019. November 9.2019-11-09
Die Zauberflöte (The Magic Flute)
2019. November 10.2019-11-10
Die Zauberflöte (The Magic Flute)
2019. November 17.2019-11-17
Die Zauberflöte (The Magic Flute)
2019. November 20.2019-11-20
Porgy and Bess®
2019. November 21.2019-11-21
Porgy and Bess®
2019. November 23.2019-11-23
Porgy and Bess®
2019. November 28.2019-11-28
Porgy and Bess®
2020. March 13.2020-03-13
L’oca del Cairo, ossia Lo sposo deluso (The Goose of Cairo or The Deluded Bridegroom)
2020. March 14.2020-03-14
L’oca del Cairo, ossia Lo sposo deluso (The Goose of Cairo or The Deluded Bridegroom)
2020. March 20.2020-03-20
L’oca del Cairo, ossia Lo sposo deluso (The Goose of Cairo or The Deluded Bridegroom)
2020. March 22.2020-03-22
L’oca del Cairo, ossia Lo sposo deluso (The Goose of Cairo or The Deluded Bridegroom)
2020. April 10.2020-04-10
Parsifal
2020. April 13.2020-04-13
Parsifal
2020. April 16.2020-04-16
Parsifal
2020. April 19.2020-04-19
Parsifal
2020. April 26.2020-04-26
Szörényi75 – Steven, the king
2020. May 2.2020-05-02
Die Entführung aus dem Serail (The Abduction from the Seraglio)
2020. May 4.2020-05-04
Die Entführung aus dem Serail (The Abduction from the Seraglio)
2020. May 6.2020-05-06
Die Entführung aus dem Serail (The Abduction from the Seraglio)
2020. May 7.2020-05-07
Die Entführung aus dem Serail (The Abduction from the Seraglio)
2020. May 9.2020-05-09
Die Entführung aus dem Serail (The Abduction from the Seraglio)
2020. May 19.2020-05-19
Dialogues des Carmélites (Dialogues of the Carmelites)
2020. May 22.2020-05-22
Dialogues des Carmélites (Dialogues of the Carmelites)
2020. May 27.2020-05-27
Dialogues des Carmélites (Dialogues of the Carmelites)
2020. May 28.2020-05-28
Parsifal
2020. May 30.2020-05-30
Parsifal
2020. May 31.2020-05-31
Dialogues des Carmélites (Dialogues of the Carmelites)
2020. June 4.2020-06-04
Stephen, the king
2020. June 5.2020-06-05
Stephen, the king
2020. June 6.2020-06-06
Stephen, the king
2020. June 7.2020-06-07
Stephen, the king
2020. June 16.2020-06-16
Stephen, the king
2020. June 17.2020-06-17
Stephen, the king
2020. June 18.2020-06-18
Stephen, the king
2020. June 19.2020-06-19
Stephen, the king