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: Balga Gabriella
Featuring on piano: Kálmán Szennai
Host of the evening: Szilveszter Ókovács
Erkel: Stephen the king - Crescimira's aria from Act 3 („Álmodtam egy édes éjszakán”)
Verdi: I Lombardi alla prima crociata – Giselda's aria from Act 1 („Te Vergin santa, invoco/ Salve Maria”)
Verdi: I Lombardi alla prima crociata – Giselda's aria from Act 4 („Qual prodigio… Non fu sogno”)
Verdi: La forza del destino – Leonora's aria from Act 4 („Pace, pace mio Dio”) – featuring: Gabriella Balga
Bellini: Norma – Duet of Norma and Adalgisa from Act 2 („Mira, o Norma”) – featuring: Gabriella Balga
Chopin: Nocturne in C-sharp minor, Op. posth. – performed by Kálmán Szennai
Erkel: Hunyadi László – Erzsébet Szilágyi's aria from Act 2 („Nagy ég, remegek!”)
Verdi: La traviata - Violetta's aria from Act 1 („È strano, è strano... Sempre libera”)
- Eiffle Art Studios — Hevesi Sándor Stage
- Nov. 15, 2020
- Start time
- 8 p.m.
- End time
- 9 p.m.
Premiere: Sept. 20, 2020