Piano Arias – Liszt209


with Miklós Szinetár and Gergely Bogányi
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Charity and public-spiritedness were key aspects of Ferenc Liszt’s life, and it is in this spirit that this piano concert is a joint production with the Őrzők Foundation, the official charity of the Tűzoltó Street Children’s Clinic. This concert is the only piano concert at the Opera every year. This year we have invited Gergely Bogányi, who will be performing at a Liszt recital for the third time. The artist will naturally be playing Liszt works, including opera paraphrases. To make the night even more interesting, Bogányi will be playing an instrument of his own development: a long model of the “wonder piano,” which was provided to the Opera three years ago. Honorary director general Miklós Szinetár will be screening excerpts from his 1982 TV series on Liszt, to which he will add brief explanations.

Programme:

Liszt: Liebesträume No. 3
Wagner – Liszt: Liebestod from Tristan und Isolde
Liszt: Csárdás Macabre
Liszt: Les jeux d’eaux à la Ville d’Este
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Liszt: Rákóczi March
Liszt: Csárdás Obstiné
Schubert – Liszt: Winterreise  (excerpts)
Liszt: Mephisto Waltz No. 1

Featuring: Gergely Bogányi (piano)
Hosted by Miklós Szinetár
Video: Tamás Bori
Director: András Aczél

The patron of the evening: Anita Herczegh, wife of the President of the Republic

Our partner is the Őrzők Foundation


Events

2019. October 21., Mon, 19:30

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