Budapest Classical Concerts

Puccini’s Madame Butterfly in Erkel Opera Theatre in Budapest

Puccini's Madame Butterfly in Erkel Opera Theatre in Budapest

One of the most popular opera concerts of Puccini, Madame Butterfly, is in Ferenc Erkel Opera Theatre Budapest. Madame Butterfly is a favourite with music lovers all over the world. Based on John Luther Long’s short story, Madame Butterfly tells the tale of Ciocio-San, a 15 year old Japanese girl who becomes the bride of an American naval officer. Puccini …

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Schumann, Tchaikovsky and Mendelsshon Concert in Franz Liszt Academy of Music Budapest

Schumann, Tchaikovsky and Mendelsshon Concert in Franz Liszt Academy of Music Budapest

Franz Liszt Academy of Music Budapest welcomes Budapest Festival Orchestra on stage again – together with some of the most recognised musicians of nowadays – on a fantastic and unique orchestral concert in June. Leonidas Kavakos is a soloist considered as simply outstanding by each and every member of the Festival Orchestra, while Gautier Capuçon is the 21st century’s ambassador …

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Mozart, Tchaikovsky and Verdi Concert in Franz Liszt Academy of Music Budapest

Franz Liszt Academy of Music by Bogdan Tapu

The Budapest Festival Orchestra is back again in Franz Liszt Academy of Music Budapest, performing on a superb and unique Mozart, Tchaikovsky and Verdi concert. We hear the sounds of a fateful evening game, a romance, a graceful waltz and heartfelt prayer, until the sound of victory explodes from Tchaikovsky’s symphony. Concert Venue: Franz Liszt Academy of Music Budapest Concert …

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International Ivan Nagy Ballet Gala in Erkel Opera Theatre in Budapest

International Ivan Nagy Ballet Gala in Erkel Opera Theatre in Budapest

International ballet gala night in Ferenc Erkel Opera Theatre Budapest. Internationally renowned ballet dancer and ballet director Ivan Nagy passed away in 2014. After returning to Hungary, he had committed himself to the service of his homeland and worked with us again as a consultant to the Hungarian State Opera. In his memory, each year an international ballet gala night …

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Amadinda Percussion Project in Franz Liszt Music Academy Budapest

Concert Hall Franz Liszt Music Academy by S Stringer

A unique percussion concert in the beautiful Franz Liszt Music Academy Budapest. Celebrating their 35. anniversary, Amadinda is regarded as one of the most original and versatile percussion groups in the world. The group has also collaborated with renowned artists in the past decades like Zoltan Kocsis, Andras Schiff, and Gyorgy Kurtag. Concert Venue: Franz Liszt Music Academy Budapest Concert …

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Cosi fan tutte in Erkel Opera Theatre in Budapest

Cosi fan tutte in Erkel Opera Theatre in Budapest

An inspiring and thrilling Italian-language opera in two acts by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart will be featured in Ferenc Erkel Opera Theatre Budapest. SUNG IN ITALIAN Meaning “all women are like that”, Cosi fan tutte is a dramatic and engaging work by the famous composer Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart. Approximate Running Time: 160 min Concert Venue: Ferenc Erkel Opera Theatre Budapest Concert …

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Porgy and Bess in Erkel Opera Theatre in Budapest

Porgy and Bess in Erkel Opera Theatre in Budapest

One of the most thought provoking, gritty operas is Porgy and Bess, which well be featured in Ferenc Erkel Opera Theatre Budapest. George Gershwin’s popular and controversial work was written alongside DuBose Heyward, whose novel and play ‘Porgy’ was the inspiration for the opera. Taking place in the fictional location of Catfish Row in the late 1920’s, the story examines …

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