Gala programme

Hosted by Melitta Gyüdi

Conducted by principal music director Balázs Kocsár

Directed by artistic director András Almási-Tóth and ballet director Tamás Solymosi
Acting choir masters: Gábor Csiki and Nikolett Hajzer

22 February 2020, 7:00 p.m. | Erkel Theatre 

Programme highlights include:
 

András Nádasdy / Ferenc Lehár: Gold and Silver Waltz – Opening dance
Assistant choreographers: Katalin Kőszegi, György Szirb

Giuseppe Verdi: I Lombardi – Oronte’s aria from Act Two (Gergely Boncsér)

Giuseppe Verdi: Otello – Fire Chrous 

Giuseppe Verdi: I Vespri Siciliani – "Mercé, dilette amiche" (Nino Machaidze)

Kornélia Mráz / Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky: Swan Lake – Hungarian Dance (Hungarian National Ballet Institue)

Erkel: Bánk Bán (The Viceroy Bánk) – Aria of Endre II (Mihály Kálmándy)

Rujsz / Haydn: The Creation  –  overture (Jessica Carulla Leon, Lili Felméry, Ellina Pokhodnykh, Gergő Ármin Balázsi, Gergely Leblanc, Dmitry Timofeev – Hungarian National Ballet)

Antonín Dvořák: Russalka – Song to the Moon (Nino Machaidze)

Giacomo Puccini: Tosca – “Recondita armonia” (Gergely Boncsér)

Giacomo Puccini: Tosca – Te Deum (Mihály Kálmándy)

– interval –

Johann Strauss Jr: Die Fledermaus – Overture

Giacomo Puccini: La bohème – Mimi’s aria from Act Three (Nino Machaidze)

Venekei / Strauss: Hungarian Polka (Futaba Ishizaki, Ágnes Kelemen, Adema Omarova, Nadezhda Sorokina, Federico Berardi, Dmitry Diachkov, Dávid Molnár, Francesco Sardella – Hungarian National Ballet)

Charles Gounod: Romeo et Juliette – Juliette’s aria from Act One (Nino Machaidze)

Vetési / Taalbi Brothers: Ameksa (Katica Ruip, Alex Torres)

Vetési / Schubert: Ave Maria (Anna Karácsonyi – Hungarian State Opera Children’s Choir, Lili Boróka Pásztor –
Hungarian National Ballet Institute, Katalin Doman – piano)

Wayne Eagling / Tamás Solymosi / Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky: The Nutcracker – Russian Dance (Viktória Rohonczi, Ágnes Riedl, Zsófia Gyarmati, Annamaria
Voltolini, Balázs Majoros - Hungarian National Ballet)
Wayne Eagling / Tamás Solymosi / Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky: The Nutcracker – Pas des Deux (Tatiana Melnik, Gergely Leblanc - Hungarian National Ballet)
Boito: Mefistofele – Prologue

Featuring the Hungarian State Opera Orchestra, Chrous and Children’s Chrous, the Hungarian National Ballet and the Hungarian National Ballet Institute

The sound and video recording of this concert or possession of any device for such recording is prohibited. The Opera reserves the right to make changes in the programme and the cast.