The orchestra of the Budapest Opera gave a successful concert in Paris for the memory of Sir Georg Solti
On the 100th anniversary of the birth of the legendary conductor of Hungarian origin, several programmes have been organised in the UNESCO headquarters in Paris. The Orchestra of the Hungarian State Opera has been invited by H. E. Ms. Katalin Bogyay, Ambassador of Hungary to UNESCO. At the beginning of the concert the General Director of our institution, Mr. Szilveszter Ókovács gave a speech commemorating Sir Georg Solti.
Szilveszter Ókovács - Government Commissioner for a year - has been appointed as Acting General Director of the Hungarian State Opera on 1st of September by the Ministry of Human Resources of Hungary.