New Year's Concert


The audience will be greeted with a New Year's invocation at the Opera House, a newly commissioned verse by young poet Orsolya Fenyvesi, a new ballet interlude, a New Year's address from archeologist and Egyptologist Győző Vörös representing the world of science, as well as an overture newly written for the occasion by composer Iván Madarász. The famous Hungarian musician, Tamás Vásáry will conduct Beethoven's Symphony No. 9

Part I

Hungarian anthem

Orsolya Fenyvesi: Always in the Beginning - presented by: Eszter Tóth

Screening of New Year's balett movie
Felix Mendelssohn: Scherzo - Midsummer Night's Dream
Conductor: Nikolaus Harnoncourt
Featuring The Chamber Orchestra of Europe
Choreographer: Balázs Vincze, director of Pécsi Balett
Featuring: Ildikó Boros, Tatiana Melnik, Lili Felméry, Gergő Balázsi, Iurii Kekalo, Benjamin Babácsi

New Year's greetings by archeologist Dr. Győző Vörös

Iván Madarász: Ouverture to an Imaginary Opera
Featuring the Orchestra of Hungarian State Opera
conductor: Tamás Vásáry

Part II

Beethoven: Symphony IX
Conductor: Tamás Vásáry
Featuring: Júlia Hajnóczy (soprano), Lúcia Megyesi-Schwartz (alt), István Horváth (tenor), Marcell Bakonyi (bass)


Photo by Nagy Attila

General cast

Conductor
Péter Halász
Soprano
Polina Pasztircsák
Alto
Szilvia Vörös
Tenor
István Horváth
Bass
Levente Pál

Events

2015. January 01., Thu, 20:00