István Dénes


István Dénes
Conductor

He graduated from the Departments of Composition, Conducting and Piano at the Franz Liszt Academy of Music in 1977. Since then he's been the member of the Hungarian State Opera. He participated in the Sir Georg Solti Scholarship Program in Vienna. As a conductor, his repertoire includes masterpiece operas like János vitéz (John the Valiant, Pongrác Kacsoh), Porgy and Bess, Il trovatore, Carmen, Die Zauberflöte, Madama Butterfly, La Traviata, Der Rosenkavalier, Tristan und Isolde, Otello, La Bohéme, Aida, Tosca, Bánk bán (Ferenc Erkel), Salome and A vajda tornya (The Tower of the Voivod, Ernő Dohnányi). He is also renowed for the transcription of John the Valiant. In merit of his artistic achievements he was awarded the Vilmos Komor Plaquette. From 1987 until 1995 he was the principal conductor of the Theater Bremen. In 1995, he became the general music director of the Theater in Trier. He has conducted in major opera houses throughout Europe.
His compositions among others: Fanfár és korál (Fanfare and Coral), Funerailles, Homage á Beethoven, Treveris-fantázia (Treveris-fantasy). 


Performances

2018. September 14.2018-09-14
National Tour - Turandot
2018. September 16.2018-09-16
National Tour - Turandot
2018. October 12.2018-10-12
National Tour - Turandot
2018. October 14.2018-10-14
National Tour - Turandot
2019. March 2.2019-03-02
National Tour - La bohéme
2019. March 7.2019-03-07
Carmen
2019. March 8.2019-03-08
National Tour - La bohéme
2019. March 9.2019-03-09
Carmen
2019. March 13.2019-03-13
Carmen
2019. March 17.2019-03-17
Carmen
2019. March 22.2019-03-22
National Tour - La bohéme
2019. March 25.2019-03-25
National Tour - La bohéme
2019. April 5.2019-04-05
Porgy and Bess®
2019. April 6.2019-04-06
Porgy and Bess®
2019. April 7.2019-04-07
Porgy and Bess®
2019. April 13.2019-04-13
Porgy and Bess®
2019. April 16.2019-04-16
Porgy and Bess®
2019. April 17.2019-04-17
Porgy and Bess®
2019. November 20.2019-11-20
Porgy and Bess®
2019. November 21.2019-11-21
Porgy and Bess®
2019. November 23.2019-11-23
Porgy and Bess®
2019. November 28.2019-11-28
Porgy and Bess®
2019. December 13.2019-12-13
Die Fledermaus (The Bat)
2019. December 31.2019-12-31
Die Fledermaus (The Bat)
2019. December 31.2019-12-31
Die Fledermaus (The Bat)
2020. January 2.2020-01-02
Die Fledermaus (The Bat)
2020. January 3.2020-01-03
Die Fledermaus (The Bat)
2020. January 4.2020-01-04
Die Fledermaus (The Bat)
2020. January 5.2020-01-05
Die Fledermaus (The Bat)