Organ concert in the St. Stephen's Basilica

Budapest, Hungary
Period of time: 1h
Price: 36,40 € per adult / discounted 33,80 €  
Category:: Events & Shows
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Organisational Details

Participants: 1-1 person (Open tour)

Languages: English

Booking option: Booking on fixed rate


Description of Tour

The St. Stephen’s Basilica is one of the most beautiful neo-classical buildings of Budapest. This is the most important church in Hungary, one of the most significant tourist attractions and the third highest building in our country.

The construction started in 1851, according to the plans of Miklós Ybl, and was completed by József Kauser in 1905. In the next 50 years the church suffered from wars, storms and earthquakes. The church was reconstructed 1983-2003.

 

The program of the concert was adapted by Miklos Teleki who is among some of the best organ artists in Hungary. The arias of the program are performed by Kolos Kováts, one of the most famous concert and oratorio singers in Hungary. Among numerous prizes, in 1992 he also received also the highest prize Hungarian artist can aquire: the Kossuth Prize. The flute is played by Eleonóra Krusic who is already known for her performances with different orchestras from Barcelona to Zürich, Graz and Vienna.

 

Program

Antonio Vivaldi (1655-1736)-Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750): Concerto in a minor (Allegro, Andante, Allegro)
Antonio Vivaldi : 4 Seasons - Winter (Largo)
Alessandro Stradella (1639-1682): Pieta Signore
Tommaso Albinoni (1671-1751): Adagio
Ludvig van Beethoven (1770-1827): Die Ehre Gottes aus der Natur
Ferenc Liszt (1811-1886): Fantasy and Fugue on the theme B-A-C-H
Franz Schubert (1797-1828): Ave Maria
Georges Bizet (1838-1875): Agnus Dei
Johann Sebastian Bach: Menuett, Badinerie from suite in B minor
Johann Sebastian Bach: Toccata and Fugue in D minor BWV 565



The solo pieces are performed by Kolos Kováts accompanied by the organ. The flute pieces are performed by Eleonóra Krusic accompanied by the organ. 
Every concert starts at 20:00, and takes about 70 minutes, without intermission.


Services

Inclusive

 

  • 70 minutes show without an intermission
  • professional English speaking and helpful staff

Exclusive


Requirements

  On every Thursday the concert starts at 20:00, and takes about 70 minutes, without intermission. Please be at the meeting point at 19:30

Tour-Booking

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Susanne

Foundation 1995
What I offer: Culture and city tours in Budapest
Location: Budapest, Hungary
Language: English
Booking: Tours with fixed price, Individual Bookings
Profession: Agency
Foundation: 1995