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: Mihály Kálmándy
Featuring on piano: László Bartal
Hostess of the evening: Melitta Gyüdi
Stanislao Gastaldon: Musica proibita, Op.5 (performed in Hungarian)
Puccini: Morire, SC 89 (performed in Hungarian)
Leoncavallo: Zazà – Cascart's aria from Act 2 („Buona Zazà del mio buon tempo ascolta”) – performed by Mihály Kálmándy
Gounod: Faust – Faust's aria from Act 3 („Salut demeure chaste et pure”)
P.I. Tchaikovsky: Onegin – Lensky's aria from Act 2 („Where have you gone, O golden days of my spring?”) – performed in Hungarian
Puccini: La fanciulla del West – Dick Johnson's aria from Act 3 („Ch’ella mi creda”)
Verd: La forza del destino – Duet of Alvaro and Carlo from Act 4 („Le minacce i fieri accenti”) – featuring: Mihály Kálmándy
- Eiffle Art Studios — Hevesi Sándor Stage
- Nov. 14, 2020
- Start time
- 8 p.m.
- End time
- 9 p.m.
Premiere: Sept. 20, 2020