I am not exaggerating when I say that, whatever I achieved as a musician, I owe more to Leó Weiner than to anyone else. ... To me, he remains an outstanding example of what a musician should be.

Sir Georg Solti
Béla Bartók Chamber Choir Szolnok

11 March 2020, 19.00-22.00

Solti Hall

Béla Bartók Chamber Choir Szolnok

Eva Ugalde: Miserere
György Orbán: Requiem – Agnus Dei
Tímea Dragony: Sonnet of the Life (choir cycle with piano accompaniment on the poems of Gyula Juhász)
Péter Tóth
: Sonnet 22
Sándor Balassa: Gift from North
Gergely Barta: Felix namque
Zsófia Tallér: Three Piano Pieces
Péter Tóth: Entrancing
Tamás Beischer-Matyó: Flowers Rivalry
Erzsébet Szőnyi: Canticum sponsae
Péter Andorka: Cantio vernalis


Ágnes Peták (harp), Krisztina Fejes, Tímea Dragony (piano), Gábor Fánczi (bass guitar)
Béla Bartók Chamber Choir Szolnok (artistic director: Éva Molnár)
Conductor: Éva Molnár, Boldizsár Kiss

The Bartók Béla Chamber Choir of Szolnok have operated as a professional ensemble since their foundation in 1969. In the course of the decades since, the choir have always retained their outstanding professional standard and character, becoming a top ranking ensemble as the country’s only professional women’s chamber choir. The formation are popular guests at domestic and international concert forums, and over the years they have travelled virtually everywhere in the world, from St. Petersburg to Sicily, from Israel to Japan. Choirmaster Boldizsár Kiss has assisted in the professional activities of the ensemble since the 2018-19 season. Éva Molnár has been their artistic director and choirmaster since 1989.

Presented by

Bela Bartok Chamber Choir Szolnok

Tickets:

HUF 1 500 (reduced ticket for students and pensioners HUF 1000)