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.
Featuring on piano: Sámuel Tóth
Host of the evening: Szilveszter Ókovács
Verdi: Attila – Attila's aria from Act 1 ('Mentre gonfiarsi l'anima') – performed by István Kovács
Puccini: La bohème – Musetta's waltz from Act 2 ('Quando m’en vo') – performed by Orsolya Hajnalka Rőser
Wagner: Das Rheingold – Wotan's monologue („Abendlich strahlt des Sonne…”) – performed by István Kovács
Erkel: Hunyadi László – Erzsébet Szilágyi's „La Grange” aria from Act 2 („Nagy ég, remegek…”) – performed by Orsolya Hajnalka Rőser
Mozart: Le nozze di Figaro – Susanna and the Count's duet from Act 3 ('Crudel! Perchè finora') – featuring István Kovács
Beethoven: Piano Sonata in C minor 'Pathétique' (Op. 13), second movement – performed by Sámuel Tóth
Verdi: Don Carlos – King Philip's aria from Act 3 ('Donde lieta uscì') – performed by István Kovács
Gounod: Roméo et Juliette – Juliette's aria from Act 4 („Dieu, quel frisson…”) – performed by Orsolya Hajnalka Rőser
- Eiffle Art Studios — Hevesi Sándor Stage
- Nov. 22, 2020
- Start time
- 8 p.m.
- End time
- 9 p.m.
Premiere: Sept. 20, 2020