Masquerade is an exclusive aria recital by a leading soloist / Chamber Singer of the Hungarian State Opera every Saturday and Sunday at 8 p.m. streamed on our Facebook page. The one-hour programme features pieces compiled by the singers themselves accompanied on the piano by a répétiteur of the institute. The soloist are joined on stage by another Chamber Singer and a young singer at the beginning of their career.
Guest singer: Csaba Szegedi
Featuring on piano: Kálmán Szennai
Puccini: Tosca – Cavaradossi's aria from Act 1 („Recondita armonia”)
Mascagni: Cavalleria rusticana – Turiddu's aria („O Lola, c'hai di latti la cammisa”)
Goldmark: Die Königin von Saba – Asszad's aria from Act 2 („Magische Töne”)
Puccimi: – Manon Lescaut - des Grieux's aria from Act 1
J. S. Bach: Der Leib zwar in der Erden – Cantata BWV 161. – featuring: Kálmán Szennai
C. Ph. E. Bach: Rondo Espressivo, Sonata in B Minor, H.245 – featuring: Kálmán Szennai
Verdi: Il trovatore – Manrico's arias from Act 3 („Ah sì, ben mio coll'essere… Di quella pira”)
Verdi: Otello – Jago's aria from Act 2 („Credo in un Dio crudel”) – featuring: Csaba Szegedi
Verdi: Otello – Duet of Otello Jago from Act 2 („Si pel ciel”) – featuring: Csaba Szegedi
- Eiffle Art Studios — Hevesi Sándor Stage
- Oct. 31, 2020
- Start time
- 8 p.m.
- End time
- 9 p.m.
Premiere: Sept. 20, 2020