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István Várdai Gets Chair of Heinrich Schiff in Vienna
István Várdai has been appointed Professor of Cello at the Music Academy of Vienna (Universität für Musik und Darstellende Kunst). Mr. Várdai starts his tenure in October 2018. He follows in this prestigious position the world-famous cellist, Heinrich Schiff who died in 2016.  

Dénes Várjon Gets Award of German Record Critics
The prestigious German Record Critics' Award was established in 1980 to set the "most rigorous standards for supreme achievement and quality" in the field of music recording. The jury consists of 156 music critics, writers and musicologists in Germany, Austria and Switzerland. 
 
all concerts
19/06/2018 - Berlin, Germany
Deutsche Oper Berlin
Marius Stravinsky
with
Orchestra of Deutsche Oper Berlin

Ravel: Daphnis and Chloé
Maillot: Altro Canto
20/06/2018 - St.Petersbourg, Russia
Mariinsky Concert Hall, 7.00 p.m.
Kristóf Baráti

Bach: the integral of works for solo violin
21/06/2018 - Budapest
Synagoge in Dohány Street, 8.00 p.m.
Zsolt Hamar
with
Hungarian National Philharmony
Hungarian National Choir
Eszter Sümegi (soprano)

Milhaud: Ani maamin – cantata
Bernstein: Symphony No.3. ("Kaddish”)
21/06/2018 - Peasmarsh, United Kingdom
Church of St Peter and St Paul, 8.00 p.m.
Dénes Várjon
with
Mark Steinberg (violin)
Richard Lester (cello)

Schumann: Piano Trio in G Minor, Op.110
21/06/2018 - Budapest
Synagoge in Dohány Street, 8.00 p.m.
Hungarian National Philharmonic
with
Zsolt Hamar (conductor)
Hungarian National Choir
Eszter Sümegi (soprano)

Milhaud: Ani maamin – cantata
Bernstein: Symphony No.3. ("Kaddish”)
21/06/2018 - Berlin, Germany
Deutsche Oper Berlin
Marius Stravinsky
with
Orchestra of Deutsche Oper Berlin

Tchaikovsky: Swan Lake
23/06/2018 - Peasmarsh, United Kingdom
Church of St Peter and St Paul, 11.30 a.m.
Dénes Várjon
with
Richard Lester (cello)

Chopin: Cello Sonata in G Minor, Op.65
24/06/2018 - Cully, Switzerland
Temple, 6.00 p.m.
István Várdai

Bach: Suites for Solo Cello Nos. 1, 5, 6
24/06/2018 - Berlin, Germany
Kulturhaus Centre Bagatelle, 7.30 p.m.
Giovanni Guzzo
with
Marco Fatichenti (piano)

Brahms: the integral of sonatas for violin and piano
24/06/2018 - Peasmarsh, United Kingdom
Church of St Peter and St Paul, 4.30 p.m. and 7.00 p.m.
Dénes Várjon
with
Mark Steinberg (violin)
Anthony Marwood (violin)
Richard Lester (cello)

at 4.30 p.m.
Schumann: Violin Sonata in D Minor, Op.121

at 7.00 p.m.
Beethoven: Piano Trio in B-Flat Major, Op.97 "Archduke"
27/06/2018 - Manchester, United Kingdom
MediaCityUK, Salford, 2.00 p.m.
Kristóf Baráti
with
BBC Philharmonic Orchestra
Ben Gernon (conductor)

Bartók: Violin Concerto No.2
27/06/2018 - Berlin, Germany
Deutsche Oper Berlin
Marius Stravinsky
with
Orchestra of Deutsche Oper Berlin

Tchaikovsky: Swan Lake
29/06/2018 - Perugia, Italy
Basilica di San Pietro, 9.00 p.m.
Giovanni Guzzo
with
Camerata Salzburg
Angela Hewitt (piano)
Giovanni Guzzo (leader)

Elgar: Serenade, Op.20
Mozart: Piano Concerto in A Major, K.414
Finzi: Eclogue for Piano and Strings, Op.10
Mozart: Piano Concerto in B-Flat Major, K.450
30/06/2018 - Cortona, Italy
Teatro Signorelli, 9.00 p.m.
Giovanni Guzzo
with
Camerata Salzburg
Angela Hewitt (piano)
Gabriela Montero (piano)
Giovanni Guzzo (leader)

Bach: Concerto in C Major for Two Pianos, BWV 1061
Mozart: Piano Concerto in E-Flat Major for Two Pianos, K.365
Schubert: Symphony No.5. D.485
01/07/2018 - Geneva, Switzerland
Église Saint-Germain, 6.30 p.m.
István Várdai
with
Quatuor Terpsycordes 
Máté Szücs (viola)

Schönberg: Verklärte Nacht, Op. 4 
Brahms: String Sextet No.1 in B Major, Op.18
01/07/2018 - Marlboro, USA
Dénes Várjon

between July 1 and July 30 attend Marlboro Music Festival
01/07/2018 - Clos Vougeot. France
Chateau, 6.00 p.m.
Kristóf Baráti
with
Orchestre des Climats de Bourgogne
Emmanuel Krivine (conductor)

Mendelssohn: Violin Concerto in E Minor
01/07/2018 - Clos Vougeot, France
Chateau, 6.00 p.m.
Kristóf Baráti
with
Orchestre des Climats de Bourgogne
Emmanuel Krivine (conductor)

Mendelssohn: Violin Concerto in E Minor
02/07/2018 - Geneva, Switzerland
Église Saint-Germain
István Várdai
with
Quatuor Terpsycordes
Máté Szücs (viola)

Schönberg: Verklärte Nacht, Op. 4
Brahms: String Sextet No.1 in B Major, Op.18
06/07/2018 - Saint Petersburg, Russia
Mariinsky Concert Hall, 7.00 p.m.
István Várdai

Bach: The integral of Suites for Solo Cello 
11/07/2018 - Bellerive, Switzerland
Ferme de St-Maurice, 8.30 p.m.
István Várdai
with
Alexandra Conunova (violin) 
Blythe Teh-Engstroem (alto)
Olga Polonsky (alto) 
Camille Thomas (cello)
Giovanni Guzzo (violin)

Brahms: String Sextet, Op.18
11/07/2018 - Bellerive, Switzerland
Ferme de St-Maurice, 8.30 p.m.
Giovanni Guzzo
with
Alexandra Conunova (violin) 
Blythe Teh-Engstroem (alto)
Olga Polonsky (alto) 
Camille Thomas (cello)
István Várdai (cello)

Brahms: String Sextet, Op.18
12/07/2018 - Bellerive, Switzerland
Ferme de St-Maurice, 8.30 p.m.
István Várdai
with
Alexandra Conunova (violin)
Sayaka Takeuchi (violin)
Giovanni Guzzo (violin)
Anthony Fournier (violin)
Olga Polonsky (viola)
Blythe Teh-Engstroem (viola)
Stephan Koncz (cello)

Mendelssohn: String Octet, Op.20
Shostakovich: Two Pieces for String Octet
12/07/2018 - Bellerive, Switzerland
Ferme de St-Maurice, 8.30 p.m.
Giovanni Guzzo
with
Alexandra Conunova (violin)
Sayaka Takeuchi (violin)
István Várdai (cello)
Anthony Fournier (violin)
Olga Polonsky (viola)
Blythe Teh-Engstroem (viola)
Stephan Koncz (cello)

Mendelssohn: String Octet, Op.20
Shostakovich: Two Pieces for String Octet
14/07/2018 - Szombathely, Hungary
Zsolt Hamar

between July 14 and 21 master-class at the Bartók Festival
22/07/2018 - Szombathely, Hungary
Iseum Savariense, 8.30 p.m.
Zsolt Hamar
with
Savaria Symphony Orchestra
Zita Váradi (soprano)
Ildikó Komlósi (mezzo)
Krisztián Cser (bass)

Poulenc: The Human Voice
Bartók: Bluebeard's Castle
22/07/2018 - Sydney, Australia
Opera House, Utzon Music Series, 3.00 p.m. and 7.00 p.m.
István Várdai

Ligeti: Sonata for Solo Cello
Bach: Suite for Solo Cello No.5 in C Minor, BWV 1011
Kodály: Sonata for Solo Cello, Op.8
24/07/2018 - Verbier, Switzerland
Eglise Verbier Village, 11.00 am
Kristóf Baráti
with
Lucas Debargue (piano)

Debussy: Sonata for Violin and Piano
Brahms: Violin Sonata No.1 in G Major, Op.78 
C. Franck: Violin Sonata in A Major
25/07/2018 - Verbier, Switzerland
Salle des Combins, 6.00 p.m.
Kristóf Baráti

25th anniversary concert - programme tba
27/07/2018 - Townsville, Australia
Civic Theatre, 7.30 p.m.
István Várdai
with
Tine Thing Helseth (trumpet)
Aleksander Madzar (piano)
Karen Gomyo (violin)
Grace Clifford (violin)
Lars Anders Tomter (viola)
Kees Boersma (double-bass)
Siobhan Stagg (soprano)

Saint-Saens: Septet
Villa Lobos: Bachianas Brasileira No.5
27/07/2018 - Verbier, Switzerland
Eglise Verbier Village, 5.00 p.m.
Kristóf Baráti
with
Eduard Wulfson (violin)
Daniel Lozakovich (violin)
Zarina Shimanskaya (piano) 

Ravel: Tzigane
Ernst: Theme and Variations on the Irish folk song "The Last Rose of Summer"
28/07/2018 - Townsville, Australia
Civic Theatre, 7.30 p.m.
István Várdai
with
Alexander Sitkovetsky (violin)
Karen Gomyo (violin)
Lars Anders Tomter (viola)
Tobias Breider (viola)
Guy Johnston (cello)

Tchaikovsky: Souvenirs de Florence
28/07/2018 - Martonvásár, Hungary
Agricultural Research Institute of the Academy, 7.00 p.m.
Zsolt Hamar
with
Hungarian National Philharmonic
Hungarian National Choir
János Balázs (piano)
Zita Váradi (soprano)
Szilvia Vörös (mezzo)
István Horváth (tenor)
Domonkos Blazsó (bass)

Beethoven: Piano Concerto No.1 in C Major, Op.15
Beethoven: Mass in C Major, Op.86
28/07/2018 - Martonvásár, Hungary
Agricultural Research Institute of the Academy, 7.00 p.m.
Hungarian National Philharmonic
with
Zsolt Hamar (conductor)
Hungarian National Choir
János Balázs (piano)
Zita Váradi (soprano)
Szilvia Vörös (mezzo)
István Horváth (tenor)
Domonkos Blazsó (bass)

Beethoven: Piano Concerto No.1 in C Major, Op.15
Beethoven: Mass in C Major, Op.86
29/07/2018 - Mundingburra, Australia
Mary MacKillop Church, 11.00 a.m.
István Várdai
with
Wu Tong (sheng)

Yanzi: Longing for Spring Breeze
Julian Yu: Dovetailing 
Barber: Adagio 
30/07/2018 - Townsville, Australia
Civic Theatre, 5.00 p.m. and 7.30 p.m.
István Várdai
with
Wu Tong (sheng)
Claire Edwardes (percussions)
Karin Schaupp (guitar)

at 5.00 p.m.
Moon over Guan Mountain

at 7.30 p.m.
Sollima: 'Violincelles, Vibrez!' 
30/07/2018 - Pécs, Hungary
Kristóf Baráti

between July 30 and August 6 master-class
02/08/2018 - Townsville, Australia
The Ville Resort, 10.15 a.m., Civic Theatre, 5.00 and 7.30 p.m. p.m.
István Várdai
with
Daniel de Borah (piano)
Pavel Fisher (violin)
Alexander Sitkovetsky (violin)
Lars Anders Tomter (viola)

at 10.15 a.m.:
Nadia Boulanger: Three Pieces 

at 5.00 p.m.
Sollima: Igiul

at 7.30 p.m.
Pavel Fisher: Mad Piper for String Quartet 
03/08/2018 - Townsville, Australia
Civic Theatre, 7.30 p.m.
István Várdai
with
Siobhan Stagg (soprano)
Paul Wright (violin)
Alexander Sitkovetsky (violin)
Lars Anders Tomter (viola)
Daniel de Borah (piano)

Fauré: La Bonne Chanson 
Wagner: Tristan and Isolde -  Prelude 
04/08/2018 - Townsville, Australia
Australian Festival of Chamber Music
István Várdai
with
Aleksander Madzar (piano)
Alexander Sitkovetsky (violin)

Ravel: Piano Trio
05/08/2018 - Esztergom, Hungary
Castle Theatre, 9.00 p.m.
Zsolt Hamar
with
Grazioso Chamber Orchestra
Tamás Érdi (piano)
Josef Spacek (violin)

Mozart: Violin Concerto No.5 in A Major, K.219
Mozart: Piano Concerto No.23 in A Major, K.488
10/08/2018 - Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Usher Hall, 7.30 p.m.
Giovanni Guzzo
with
London Symphony Orchestra
Sir Simon Rattle (conductor)
Krystian Zimerman (piano)
Giovanni Guzzo (leader)

Bernstein: The Age of Anxiety (Symphony No.2) for piano and orchestra
Dvorák: Slavonic Dances, Op.72
Janácek: Sinfonietta
11/08/2018 - Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Usher Hall, 7.00 p.m.
Giovanni Guzzo
with
London Symphony Orchestra
Sir Simon Rattle (conductor)
Giovanni Guzzo (leader)

Mahler: Symphony No.9
13/08/2018 - Kaposvár, Hungary
Szivárvány Concert Hall, 7.00 p.m.
István Várdai
with
Kristóf Baráti (violin)
Ágnes Langer (violin)
Alexandra Conunova (violin)
Máté Szücs (viola)
Camille Thomas (cello)
Zoltán Fejérvári (piano)

Mozart: Grande Sestetto Concertante, K.364
Bartók: Piano Quintet, BB 33
13/08/2018 - Kaposvár, Hungary
Szivárvány Concert Hall, 7.00 p.m.
Kristóf Baráti
with
István Várdai (cello)
Alexandra Conunova (violin)
Ágnes Langer (violin)
Máté Szücs (viola)
Camille Thomas (cello)
Zoltán Fejérvári (piano)

Mozart: Grande Sestetto Concertante, K.364
Bartók: Piano Quintet, BB 33
14/08/2018 - Kaposvár, Hungary
Szivárvány Concert Hall, 11.00 a.m.
Kristóf Baráti
with 
Máté Szücs (viola)
István Várdai (cello)

Beethoven: String Trio in C Minor
14/08/2018 - Kaposvár, Hungary
Szivárvány Concert Hall, 11.00 a.m.
István Várdai
with
Máté Szücs (viola)
Kristóf Baráti (violin)

Beethoven: String Trio in C Minor
14/08/2018 - Santander, Spain
Palacio de Festivales, 8.30 p.m.
Giovanni Guzzo
with
London Symphony Orchestra
Sir Simon Rattle (conductor)
Giovanni Guzzo (leader)

Mahler: Symphony No.9
15/08/2018 - Kaposvár, Hungary
Szivárvány Concert Hall, 11.00 a.m.
Kristóf Baráti
with
Zoltán Fejérvári (piano)
Camille Thomas (cello)

Brahms: Piano Trio No.1 in B Major
15/08/2018 - Santander, Spain
Palacio de Festivales, 8.30 p.m.
Giovanni Guzzo
with
London Symphony Orchestra
Sir Simon Rattle (conductor)
Giovanni Guzzo (leader)

Dvorák: Slavonic Dances, Op.72
Ravel: Mother Goose Ballet
Janácek: Sinfonietta
17/08/2018 - Kaposvár, Hungary
Szivárvány Concert Hall, 7.00 p.m.
Kristóf Baráti
with
Enrico Pace (piano)

Janácek: Sonata for Violin and Piano
17/08/2018 - Kaposvár, Hungary
Szivárvány Concert Hall, 7.00 p.m.
István Várdai
with
Kirill Trousov (violin)
Sayaka Shoji (violin)
Diemut Poppen (viola)
Enrico Pace (piano)

Dvorák: Piano Quintet in A Major, Op.81
18/08/2018 - Kaposvár, Hungary
Szivárvány Concert Hall, 7.00 p.m.
Kristóf Baráti
with
Klára Würtz (piano)

César Franck: Sonata for Violin and Piano
18/08/2018 - London, United Kingdom
Royal Albert Hall, 7.30 p.m.
Giovanni Guzzo
with
London Symphony Orchestra
Sir Simon Rattle (conductor)
Magdalena Kozená (mezzo)
Patricia Bardon (contralto)
Jane Archibald (soprano)
Anna Stephany (mezzo)
Elizabeth Watts (soprano)
Gavan Ring (baritone)
David Shipley (bass)
London Symphony Chorus
Giovanni Guzzo (leader)

Ravel: Mother Goose Ballet 
Ravel: Shéhérazade 
Ravel: L’enfant et les sortilèges
20/08/2018 - Salzburg, Austria
Grosses Festpielhaus, 8.00 p.m.
Giovanni Guzzo
with
London Symphony Orchestra
Sir Simon Rattle (conductor)
Krystian Zimerman (piano)
Giovanni Guzzo (leader)

Bernstein: The Age of Anxiety (Symphony No.2) for piano and orchestra
Dvorák: Slavonic Dances, Op.72 
Janácek: Sinfonietta
21/08/2018 - Salzburg, Austria
Grosses Festpielhaus, 9.00 p.m.
Giovanni Guzzo
with
London Symphony Orchestra
Sir Simon Rattle (conductor)
Giovanni Guzzo (leader)

Mahler: Symphony No.9
25/08/2018 - Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Dewan Filharmonik Petronas, 8.30 p.m.
István Várdai
with
Malaysian Philharmonic Orchestra
Eiji Oue (conductor)
Soyoung Yoon (violin)

Brahms: Concerto for Violin, Cello and Orchestra in A Minor, Op.102
26/08/2018 - Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Dewan Filharmonik Petronas, 3.00 p.m.
István Várdai
with
Malaysian Philharmonic Orchestra
Eiji Oue (conductor)
Soyoung Yoon (violin)

Brahms: Concerto for Violin, Cello and Orchestra in A Minor, Op.102
07/09/2018 - Westport, Ireland
Westport House, 8.00 p.m.
Giovanni Guzzo
with
Michael McHale (piano)

Grieg: Sonata for Violin and Piano in C Minor 
07/09/2018 - Santorini, Greece
Petros M. Nomikos Conference Centre, 9.00 p.m.
István Várdai
with
Orchestra of Santorini Festival

Haydn: Cello Concerto in C Major
08/09/2018 - Westport, Ireland
Town Hall Theatre, 8.00 p.m.
Giovanni Guzzo
with
Michael McHale (piano)
Eivind Ringstad (viola)
Natalie Clein (cello)

Fauré: Piano Quartet in G Minor
08/09/2018 - Bonn, Germany
World Conference Center, Saal New York, 4.00 p.m.
Dénes Várjon

Beethoven: Piano Sonata No.28 in A Major, Op.101
Schumann: Phantasy, Op.17
Liszt: Piano Sonata in B Minor
09/09/2018 - Westport, Ireland
Holy Trinity Church, 2.30 p.m.
Giovanni Guzzo
with
Diane Ketler (piano)
Natalie Clein (cello)

Mendelssohn: Piano Trio in C Minor
09/09/2018 - Bonn, Germany
World Conference Center, Saal New York, 4.00 p.m.
Dénes Várjon

Berg: Piano Sonata, Op.1
Kurtág: Praeludium und Choral
Liszt: Schlaflos! Frage und Antwort
Kurtág: Praeludium und Walzer in C
Kurtág: Walzer (Hommage a Schostakowitsch)
Kurtág: Walzer (2)
Liszt: Valse Oubliée Nr.1
Liszt: La lugubre gondola Nr.2
Kurtág: Drei In Memoriam
Beethoven: Sonata No.26 ("Hammerklavier") in B-Flat Major, Op.106
09/09/2018 - Santorini, Greece
Petros M. Nomikos Conference Centre, 9.00 p.m.
István Várdai
with
Pascal Godart (piano)

Schumann: Five Pieces in Folk Style
Beethoven: Sonata No.4 for Cello and Piano in C Major
Brahms: Sonata No.2  for Cello and Piano
10/09/2018 - Budapest
Hungarian Radio, Studio No.6
Kristóf Baráti
with
Hungarian Radio Symphony Orchestra
János Kovács (conductor)

recording of László Dubrovay's Violin Concerto
10/09/2018 - Luzern, Switzerland
Kultur und Kongresszentrum, 7.30 p.m.
Giovanni Guzzo
with
London Symphony Orchestra
Sir Simon Rattle (conductor)
Magdalena Kozená (mezzo)
Patricia Bardon (contralto)
Jane Archibald (soprano)
Anna Stephany (mezzo)
Elizabeth Watts (soprano)
Gavan Ring (baritone)
David Shipley (bass)
London Symphony Chorus
Giovanni Guzzo (leader)

Ravel: Mother Goose Ballet
Ravel: Shéhérazade
Ravel: L’enfant et les sortilèges
11/09/2018 - Budapest
Hungarian Radio, Studio No.6
Kristóf Baráti
with
Hungarian Radio Symphony Orchestra
János Kovács (conductor)

recording of László Dubrovay's Violin Concerto
14/09/2018 - Kalmar, Sweden
Kalmar Slott, 7.30 p.m.
Giovanni Guzzo
with 
Camerata Nordica

Britten: Simple Symphony
Torstensson: Und eine Springflut
Kreisler: Violin Concerto in C Major in the Style of Vivaldi
Dvorák: Seranade for Strings
15/09/2018 - Oskarshamn, Sweden
Kyrka, 3.00 p.m.
Giovanni Guzzo
with
Camerata Nordica

Britten: Simple Symphony
Torstensson: Und eine Springflut
Kreisler: Violin Concerto in C Major in the Style of Vivaldi
Dvorák: Seranade for Strings
16/09/2018 - Nybro, Sweden
Folkets Hus, 3.00 p.m.
Giovanni Guzzo
with
Camerata Nordica

Britten: Simple Symphony
Torstensson: Und eine Springflut
Kreisler: Violin Concerto in C Major in the Style of Vivaldi
Dvorák: Seranade for Strings 
16/09/2018 - Bonn, Germany
Rotunde auf dem Petersberg, 6.00 p.m.
Dénes Várjon
with
Izabella Simon (piano)

Schumann: Six Etudes in Canon Form, Op.5 (arrangement by Claude Debussy)
Debussy: Petite Suite
Bartók: Seven Pieces from Microcosmos
Kurtág: Games (excerpts)
Kurtág: Bach chorales
Beethoven: Great Fuge, Op.134
18/09/2018 - Beijing, China
Tsinghua Concert Hall
István Várdai
with
Eva Yulin Shen (piano)

programme tba
19/09/2018 - Qingdao, China
Qingdao Poly Grand Theatre
István Várdai
with
Eva Yulin Shen (piano)

programme tba
21/09/2018 - Nanjing, China
Jiangsu Center for the Performing Arts
István Várdai
with
Eva Yulin Shen (piano)

programme tba
22/09/2018 - Lanzhou, China
Gansu Grand Theatre
István Várdai
with
Eva Yulin Shen (piano)

programme tba
22/09/2018 - Budapest
Palace of Arts, Festival Theatre, 7.30 p.m.
Kristóf Baráti
with
Jakub Jakowicz (violin)

Bach: Sonata for Solo Violin in G Minor
Bach: Sonata for Solo Violin in A Minor
Bach: Partita for Solo Violin in D Minor
23/09/2018 - Beijing, China
Forbidden City Concert Hall
István Várdai
with
Eva Yulin Shen (piano)

programme tba
25/09/2018 - Budapest
Palace of Arts, Béla Bartók National Concert Hall, 7.30 p.m.
Hungarian National Philharmonic
with
Zsolt Hamar (conductor)
Fülöp Ránki (piano)

Ligeti: Concert Românesc
Bartók: Piano Concerto No.1
Brahms: Symphony No.2
25/09/2018 - Budapest
Palace of Arts, Béla Bartók National Concert Hall, 7.30 p.m.
Zsolt Hamar
with
Hungarian National Philharmonic
Fülöp Ránki (piano)

Ligeti: Concert Românesc
Bartók: Piano Concerto No.1
Brahms: Symphony No.2
26/09/2018 - Budapest
Franz Liszt Music Academy, 7.30 p.m.
Dénes Várjon
with
Izabella Simon (piano)

Schumann: Six Etudes in Canon Form, Op.56 (arrangement by Claude Debussy)
Beethoven: Great Fuge
Mahler: Symphony No.1. (arrangement for piano four hands by Bruno Walter)
28/09/2018 - Dortmund, Germany
Konzerthaus
Giovanni Guzzo

Ysaye: The integral of Solo Sonatas for violin
28/09/2018 - Karlsruhe, Germany
Konzerthaus, 7.30 p.m.
István Várdai
with
Deutsche Radio Philharmonie Saarbrücken Kaiserslautern
Jaime Martin (conductor)

Schumann: Cello Concerto
28/09/2018 - Grünwald, Germany
August Everding Saal, 8.00 p.m.
Dénes Várjon
with
Tabea Zimmermann (alto)
Jörg Widmann (clarinet)

Schumann: Marchenerzahlungen, Op.132
Schumann: Fantasiestücke, Op.73
Schumann: Marchenbilder, Op.113
Widmann: Once upon a time...
Mozart: Kegelstatt Trio, K.498
29/09/2018 - Künzelsau, Germany
Carmen Würth Forum, 6.00 p.m.
István Várdai
with
Ensemble Esperanza

Haydn: Cello Concerto in C Major
29/09/2018 - Budapest
Mathias Church, 8.00 p.m.
Zsolt Hamar
with
Hungarian National Philharmonic
Hungarian National Choir
Emőke Baráth (soprano)
Tibor Szappanos (tenor)
István Kovács (bass)

Haydn: The Creation
29/09/2018 - Budapest
Mathias Church, 8.00 p.m.
Hungarian National Philharmonic
with
Zsolt Hamar (conductor)
Hungarian National Choir
Emőke Baráth (soprano)
Tibor Szappanos (tenor)
István Kovács (bass)

Haydn: The Creation
30/09/2018 - Moscow, Russia
Tchaikovsky Concert Hall, 7.00 p.m.
Marius Stravinsky
with
Svetlanov Symphony Orchestra
Dmitry Maiboroda (piano)
Stepan Starikov (violin)

Vivaldi: The Four Seasons
Tchaikovsky: Concerto No.1 for Piano and Orchestra
30/09/2018 - Saarbrücken, Germany
Congresshalle, 11.00 a.m.,
István Várdai
with
Deutsche Radio Philharmonie Saarbrücken Kaiserslautern
Jaime Martin (conductor)

Schumann: Cello Concerto
30/09/2018 - Budapest
Franz Liszt Music Academy, 7.30 p.m.
Kristóf Baráti
with
Franz Liszt Chamber Orchestra

Bach: Violin Concerto in A Minor, BWV 1041
Bach: Violin Concerto in E Major, BWV 1042
Schubert: Rondo in A Major for Violin and Strings, D.438
Mendelssohn: Symphony No.4 ("Italian"), Op.90
04/10/2018 - Budapest
Palace of Arts, Béla Bartók National Concert Hall, 7.30 p.m.
István Várdai
with
Hungarian National Philharmonic
Bertrand de Billy (conductor)

Dutilleux: Tout un monde lointain...(A whole distant world...) - cello concerto
04/10/2018 - Budapest
Palace of Arts, Béla Bartók National Concert Hall, 7.30 p.m.
Hungarian National Philharmonic
with
Bertrand de Billy (conductor)
István Várdai (cello)
Hungarian National Choir

Fauré: Cantique de Jean Racine, Op.11
Fauré: Pavane, Op.50
Dutilleux: Tout un monde lointain...
Ravel: Daphnis and Chloé - ballet
05/10/2018 - Budapest
Franz Liszt Music Academy, 7.30 p.m.
Giovanni Guzzo
with
Balázs Szokolay (piano)
Miklós Perényi (cello)

Debussy: Piano Trio in G Major
Chopin: Piano Trio
06/10/2018 - Bad Ragaz, Switzerland
Grand Resort Bad Ragaz, 6.00 p.m.
István Várdai
with
Ensemble Esperanza

Haydn: Cello Concerto in C Major
10/10/2018 - Helsinki, Finland
Helsinki Music Center, 7.00 p.m.
István Várdai
with
Helsinki Philharmonic Orchestra
Susanna Mälkki (conductor)

Dvorák: Cello Concerto
11/10/2018 - Helsinki, Finland
Helsinki Music Center, 7.00 p.m.
István Várdai
with
Helsinki Philharmonic Orchestra
Susanna Mälkki (conductor)

Dvorák: Cello Concerto
11/10/2018 - Budapest
Franz Liszt Music Academy, 7.30 p.m.
Hungarian National Philharmonic
with
Fabrice Bollon (conductor)
Simon Trpceski (piano)

Brahms: Piano Concerto No.1 in D Minor, Op.15
Zemlinsky: The Mermaid - symphonic poem
12/10/2018 - Hamburg, Germany
Elbphilharmonie Kleiner Saal, 7.30 p.m.
István Várdai
with
Ensemble Esperanza

Haydn: Cello Concerto in C Major, Hob.VIIb/1
12/10/2018 - Budapest
Vigadó, 7.30 p.m.
Hungarian National Philharmonic
with
Zsolt Hamar (conductor)
Simon Trpceski (piano)

Brahms: Piano Concerto No.1 in D Minor, Op.15
Beethoven: Symphony No.4 in B-Flat Major, Op.60
12/10/2018 - Budapest
Vigadó, 7.30 p.m.
Zsolt Hamar
with
Hungarian National Philharmonic
Simon Trpceski (piano)

Brahms: Piano Concerto No.1 in D Minor, Op.15
Beethoven: Symphony No.4 in B-Flat Major, Op.60
13/10/2018 - London, United Kingdom
Wigmore Hall, 7.30 p.m.
Dénes Várjon
with
Veronika Eberle (violin)

Bach: Sonata No.3 in E Major, BWV 1016
Bartók: Sonata No.2. for Violin and Piano, Sz.76
Janácek: Sonata for Violin and Piano
Schumann: Sonata No.3 in A Minor for Violin and Piano, WoO 27
15/10/2018 - Budapest
Budapest Music Center, 7.30 p.m.
Dénes Várjon

Bartók: Elegy No.1
Kurtág: Games - excerpts
Bartók: Three Folk Songs from County Csík, BB.45b
Bartók: Sonatina, Sz.55. BB.69
Bartók: Old Dance Tunes (from 15 Hungarian Peasant Songs)
Bartók: Elegy No.2
Kurtág: Games - excerpts
Bartók: For Children - excerpts
Bartók: Improvisatons, Op.20 
18/10/2018 - Budapest
Italian Institute, 7.30 p.m.
Hungarian National Philharmonic
with
Csaba Somos (conductor)
Zita Szemere (soprano)
Kornélia Bakos (mezzo)
Tibor Szappanos (tenor)
Marcell Bakonyi (baritone)
László Lisztes (narrator)
Hungarian National Choir
Angelica Girls' Choir

Haydn: Nelson Mass
György Orbán: Ricercare
20/10/2018 - Budapest
Óbudai Társaskör, 7.00 p.m.
Dénes Várjon
with
Semmelweis String Quartet

Dohnányi: Piano Quintet in E Minor - 1st movement
Chopin: Piano Concerto in F Minor - 2nd movement
20/10/2018 - Costa Mesa, USA
Renée and Henry Segerstrom Concert Hall
Kristóf Baráti
with
Mariinsky Orchestra
Valery Gergiev (conductor)

Stravinsky: Violin Concerto
22/10/2018 - Wiesbaden, Germany
Kurhaus, 7.30 p.m.
István Várdai
with
Chamber Orchestra of Europe
Gidon Kremer  (violin)
Yuri Bashmet (viola)

Schnittke: Triple Concerto for Violin, Viola, Cello and Strings
25/10/2018 - Budapest
Festetics Palace, 7.30 p.m.
Zsolt Hamar
with
Chamber Orchestra of the Hungarian National Philharmonic

Haydn: Armida - overture
Haydn: Violin Concerto No.2. in G Major
Haydn: Symphony in C Major "Il distratto"
25/10/2018 - Budapest
Festetics Palace, 7.30 p.m.
Hungarian National Philharmonic
with
Zsolt Hamar (conductor)

Haydn: Armida - overture
Haydn: Violin Concerto No.2. in G Major
Haydn: Symphony in C Major "Il distratto"
25/10/2018 - Northridge, USA
California State University, Younes and Soraya Nazarian Center for the Performing Arts, 8.00 p.m.
Kristóf Baráti
with
Mariinsky Orchestra
Valery Gergiev (conductor)

Stravinsky: Violin Concerto
26/10/2018 - Engelberg, Switzerland
Barocksaal Kloster Engelberg, 7.00 p.m.
Dénes Várjon
with
Reto Bieri (clarinet)
Rafael Rosenfeld (cello)
NN (violin)

Beethoven: Trio for Clarinet, Cello and Piano in B-Flat Major, Op.11 "Gassenhauer"
Janáček: Sonata for Violin and Piano
27/10/2018 - Engelberg, Switzerland
Barocksaal Kloster Engelberg, 7.00 p.m.
Dénes Várjon
with
Reto Bieri (clarinet)
Mary Ellen Woodside (violin)
Yura Lee (violin)
Alessandro D'Amico (viola)
Rafael Rosenfeld (cello)

Bartók: Contrasts
Brahms: Piano Quartet in G Minor
28/10/2018 - St.Petersbourg, Russia
Small Philharmonic Hall
István Várdai
with
Inga Dzekzer (piano)

Beethoven: Seven Variations on "Bei Männern, welche Liebe fühlen" from Mozart's Magic Flute", WoO 46 
Schubert: Arpeggione Sonata, D.821 
Tchaikovsky: Pezzo Capriccioso
Tchaikovsky: Nocturne, Op.19.No.4 
Janáček: Pohadka (A Fairy Tale) 
Kodály: Hungarian Rondo for Cello and Piano 
28/10/2018 - Engelberg, Switzerland
Barocksaal Kloster Engelberg, 11.00 a.m. and 5.00 p.m.
Dénes Várjon
with
Virpi Räisänen (mezzo)
Reto Bieri (clarinet)
Izabella Simon (piano)

11.00 a.m.
Bartók: a solo piano piece tba
Holliger: Village Motives - four bagatels for soprano and piano
I.Szeghy: Folclorico for clarinet and piano

5.00 p.m.
Dvorák: Slavonic Dances for piano four hands - selection
Dvorák: Dumky Trio
28/10/2018 - Budapest
Palace of Arts, Festival Theater, 11.00 a.m. and 3.00 p.m.
Hungarian National Philharmonic
with
Dániel Dinyés (conductor)

Grieg: Peer Gynt suite, Op.23
01/11/2018 - Budapest
Franz Liszt Music Academy, 7.30 p.m.
Zsolt Hamar
with
Hungarian National Philharmonic
Hungarian National Choir
Gabriella Balga (soprano)
Tamás Juhász (tenor)
Bernadett Wiedermann (mezzo)
István Kovács (bass)

Dvorák: Requiem, Op.89
01/11/2018 - Budapest
Franz Liszt Music Academy, 7.30 p.m.
Hungarian National Philharmonic
with
Zsolt Hamar (conductor)
Hungarian National Choir
Gabriella Balga (soprano)
Tamás Juhász (tenor)
Bernadett Wiedermann (mezzo)
István Kovács (bass)

Dvorák: Requiem, Op.89
05/11/2018 - Hong Kong, China
Hong Kong City Hall, Concert Hall, 8.00 p.m.
István Várdai
with
Sunwook Kim (piano)

de Falla: Seven Spanish Folksongs
Schubert: Arpeggione Sonata
Kodály: Hungarian Rondo
Bach: Sonata in G Major, BWV 1027
Franck: Sonata in A Major for Cello and Piano
06/11/2018 - Hong Kong, China
István Várdai
with
Sunwook Kim (piano)

private event - programme tba
06/11/2018 - Budapest
Palace of Arts, Béla Bartók National Concert Hall, 7.30 p.m.
Zsolt Hamar
with
Hungarian National Philharmonic
Hungarian National  Choir
Gabriella Balga (soprano)
NN (tenor)
Anatoly Fokanov (baritone)
Misi Boros (piano)

Chopin: Piano Concerto in F Minor, Op.21
Mária Antal: The Stream
Rachmaninov: The Bells
06/11/2018 - Budapest
Palace of Arts, Béla Bartók National Concert Hall, 7.30 p.m.
Hungarian National Philharmonic
with 
Zsolt Hamar (conductor)
Hungarian National Choir
Gabriella Balga (soprano)
NN (tenor)
Anatoly Fokanov (baritone)
Misi Boros (piano)

Chopin: Piano Concerto in F Minor, Op.21
Mária Antal: The Stream
Rachmaninov: The Bells
08/11/2018 - Bad Schellerbach, Austria
Atrium Europasaal, 7.30 p.m.
István Várdai

Bach: Suites for Solo Cello Nos. 1, 5, 6
09/11/2018 - Toulouse, France
Halle des Grains, 20h
Dénes Várjon
with
Orchestre National du Capitole de Toulouse
Tugan Sokhiev (conductor)

Liszt: Piano Concerto in A Major
10/11/2018 - Budapest
Palace of Arts, Béla Bartók National Concert Hall, 7.30 p.m.
István Várdai
with
Péter Frankl (piano)

Beethoven: The integral of cello-piano sonatas
11/11/2018 - Budapest
Italian Institute, 7.30 p.m.
Zsolt Hamar
with
Hungarian National Philharmonic
Hungarian National Choir
Zita Váradi (soprano)
Ingrid Kertesi (soprano)
Klára Kolonits (soprano)
István Horváth (tenor)

Poulenc: The Human Voice
Emil Petrovics: Lysistrate
11/11/2018 - Budapest
Italian Institute, 7.30 p.m.
Hungarian National Philharmonic
with
Zsolt Hamar (conductor)
Hungarian National Choir
Zita Váradi (soprano)
Ingrid Kertesi (soprano)
Klára Kolonits (soprano)
István Horváth (tenor)

Poulenc: The Human Voice
Emil Petrovics: Lysistrate
15/11/2018 - Budapest
Franz Liszt Music Academy, Solti Hall, 7.00 p.m.
Dénes Várjon
with
Csaba Klenyán (clarinet)
Rafael Rosenfeld (cello)

Beethoven: Clarinet Trio, Op.11 
15/11/2018 - Pécs, Hungary
Kodály Center, 7.00 p.m.
Giovanni Guzzo
with
Pannon Philharmonic Orchestra
Howard Williams (conductor)

Bernstein: Serenade
15/11/2018 - Moscow, Russia
Tchaikovsky Conservatory, Rachmaninov Hall
István Várdai

Ligeti: Sonata for Solo Cello
Bach: Suite No.5 for Solo Cello in C Minor
Kodály: Sonata for Solo Cello, Op.8
16/11/2018 - Budapest
Franz Liszt Music Academy, Solti Hall, 7.00 p.m.
Dénes Várjon
with
Heinz Holliger (oboe)

Doráti: Duo Concertante
17/11/2018 - Budapest
Franz Liszt Music Academy, 5.00 pm and 7.30 p.m.
Dénes Várjon
with
String Orchestra of the Liszt Academy
Heinz Holliger (conductor)
Izabella Simon (piano)
Reto Bieri (clarinet)
Alexander Janiczek (violin)
Rafael Rosenfeld (cello) 
Anthony Marwood (violin)
Jürg Dähler (viola)
Thomas Demenga (cello)

at 5.00 p.m.
Messiaen: Quatuor pour la fin du temps 

at 7.30 p.m.
Veress: Hommage a Paul Klee
Schumann: Piano Quartet in E-Flat Major, Op.47 
17/11/2018 - Budapest
Vigadó, 7.30 p.m.
Zsolt Hamar
with
Hungarian National Philharmonic
Vadim Gluzman (violin)

Schubert: Rosamunda overture
Tchaikovsky: Violin Concerto in D Major, Op.35
Beethoven: Symphony No.7 in A Major, Op.92
17/11/2018 - Budapest
Vigadó, 7.30 p.m.
Hungarian National Philharmonic
with
Zsolt Hamar (conductor)
Vadim Gluzman (violin)

Schubert: Rosamunda overture
Tchaikovsky: Violin Concerto in D Major, Op.35
Beethoven: Symphony No.7 in A Major, Op.92
18/11/2018 - Budapest
Franz Liszt Music Academy, Solti Hall, 3.30 p.m. and 7.00 p.m.
Dénes Várjon
with
Viviane Hagner (violin)
Ditta Rohmann (cello)
Anthony Marvood (violin)
Jürg Dähler (viola)
Thomas Demenga (cello)

at 3.30 p.m.
Schubert: Notturno, D.897 

at 7.00 p.m.
Fauré: Piano Quartet in C Minor, Op.15 
18/11/2018 - Budapest
Palace of Arts, Béla Bartók National Concert Hall, 7.30 p.m.
Zsolt Hamar
with
Hungarian National Philharmonic
Vadim Gluzman (violin)

Schubert: Rosamunda overture
Tchaikovsky: Violin Concerto in D Major, Op.35
Brahms: Symphony No.2 in D Major, Op.73
18/11/2018 - Budapest
Palace of Arts, Béla Bartók National Concert Hall, 7.30 p.m.
Hungarian National Philharmonic
with
Zsolt Hamar (conductor)
Vadim Gluzman (violin)

Schubert: Rosamunda overture
Tchaikovsky: Violin Concerto in D Major, Op.35
Brahms: Symphony No.2 in D Major, Op.73
19/11/2018 - Szeged, Hungary
National Theatre, 7.30 p.m.
Hungarian National Philharmonic
with
Zsolt Hamar (conductor)
Ernő Kállai (violin)

Schubert: Rosamunda overture
Tchaikovsky: Violin Concerto in D Major, Op.35
Bruckner: Symphony No.4
19/11/2018 - Szeged, Hungary
National Theatre, 7.30 p.m.
Zsolt Hamar
with
Hungarian National Philharmonic
Ernő Kállai (violin)

Schubert: Rosamunda overture
Tchaikovsky: Violin Concerto in D Major, Op.35
Bruckner: Symphony No.4
20/11/2018 - Budapest
Palace of Arts, Béla Bartók National Concert Hall, 7.45 p.m.
Giovanni Guzzo
with
Budapest Festival Orchestra
Iván Fischer (conductor)
Zoltán Fejérvári (piano)
Giovanni Guzzo (leader)

Dvorak: Legend, Op.59/6
Dvorak: Slavonic dance, Op.46/5
Dvorak: Opusteny (The forsaken one) from Four Choruses, Op.29/4
Beethoven: Piano Concerto No.1
Dvorak: Symphony No.6 
21/11/2018 - Budapest
Palace of Arts, Béla Bartók National Concert Hall, 7.45 p.m.
Giovanni Guzzo
with
Budapest Festival Orchestra
Iván Fischer (conductor)
Zoltán Fejérvári (piano)
Giovanni Guzzo (leader)

Dvorak: Legend, Op.59/6
Dvorak: Slavonic dance, Op.46/5
Dvorak: Opusteny (The forsaken one) from Four Choruses, Op.29/4
Beethoven: Piano Concerto No.1
Dvorak: Symphony No.6 
22/11/2018 - Elmau, Germany
Schloss
István Várdai
with
Enrico Pace (piano)

Bach: Suite for Solo Cello in G Major
Bartók: Rhapsody for Cello and Piano
Brahms: Sonata for Cello and Piano in E Minor
22/11/2018 - Budapest
Palace of Arts, Béla Bartók National Concert Hall, 7.45 p.m.
Giovanni Guzzo
with
Budapest Festival Orchestra
Iván Fischer (conductor)
Zoltán Fejérvári (piano)
Giovanni Guzzo (leader)

Dvorak: Legend, Op.59/6
Dvorak: Slavonic dance, Op.46/5
Dvorak: Opusteny (The forsaken one) from Four Choruses, Op.29/4
Beethoven: Piano Concerto No.1
Dvorak: Symphony No.6 
23/11/2018 - Bolzano, Italy
Conservatory, 8.00 p.m.
István Várdai
with
Enrico Pace (piano)

Bach: Suite for Solo Cello in G Major
Bartók: Rhapsody for Cello and Piano
Brahms: Sonata for Cello and Piano in E Minor
24/11/2018 - Norwich, United Kingdom
John Innes Centre, 7.30 p.m.
Dénes Várjon

Bach: Partita No.3. in A Minor
Brahms: Six Pieces, Op.118
Beethoven: Sonata in B-Flat Major, Op.106 ("Hammerklavier")
25/11/2018 - Frankfurt, Germany
Alte Oper, 7.00 p.m.
Giovanni Guzzo
with
Budapest Festival Orchestra
Iván Fischer (conductor)
Sir András Schiff (piano)
Giovanni Guzzo (leader)

Dvorak: Legend, Op.59/6
Dvorak: Slavonic Dance, Op.46/5
Dvorak: Opusteny (The forsaken one) from Four Choruses, Op.29/4
Beethoven: Piano Concerto No.1
Dvorak: Symphony No.6 
25/11/2018 - Sárbogárd, Hungary
István Várdai
with
Alba Regia Symphony Orchestra
Gergely Dubóczky (conductor)

Kraft: Cello Concerto in C Major, Op.4
26/11/2018 - Budapest
Franz Liszt Music Academy, 7.30 p.m.
István Várdai
with
Budapest Philharmonic Society Orchestra
Gergely Madaras (conductor)

Kraft: Cello Concerto in C Major, Op.4
27/11/2018 - Zurich, Switzerland
Zsolt Hamar
with
Hungarian National Philharmonic
Louis Schwizgebel (piano)

Veress: Threnos (in memoriam Béla Bartók)
Liszt: Piano Concerto No.1 in E-Flat Major, S.124
Liszt: A Faust Symphony
27/11/2018 - Zurich, Switzerland
Hungarian National Philharmonic
with
Zsolt Hamar (conductor)
Louis Schwizgebel (piano)

Veress: Threnos (in memoriam Béla Bartók)
Liszt: Piano Concerto No.1 in E-Flat Major, S.124
Liszt: A Faust Symphony
28/11/2018 - Luzern, Switzerland
Zsolt Hamar
with
Hungarian National Philharmonic
Louis Schwizgebel (piano)

Veress: Threnos (in memoriam Béla Bartók)
Liszt: Piano Concerto No.1 in E-Flat Major, S.124
Liszt: A Faust Symphony
28/11/2018 - Munich, Germany
Philharmonie im Gasteig, 8.00 p.m.
Giovanni Guzzo
with
Budapest Festival Orchestra
Iván Fischer (conductor)
Sir András Schiff (piano)
Giovanni Guzzo (leader)

Dvorak: Legend, Op.59/10
Dvorak: Slavonic Dance, Op.46/7
Dvorak: Misto klekani from Four Choruses, Op.29/1
Beethoven: Piano Concerto No.2
Dvorak: Suite in A Major, Op.98b
Beethoven: Piano Concerto No.3
28/11/2018 - Luzern, Switzerland
Hungarian National Philharmonic
with
Zsolt Hamar (conductor)
Louis Schwizgebel (piano)

Veress: Threnos (in memoriam Béla Bartók)
Liszt: Piano Concerto No.1 in E-Flat Major, S.124
Liszt: A Faust Symphony
29/11/2018 - Budapest
Palace of Arts, Béla Bartók National Concert Hall, 7.30 p.m.
Hungarian National Philharmonic
with
Zsolt Hamar (conductor)
Louis Schwizgebel (piano)

Veress: Threnos (in memoriam Béla Bartók)
Liszt: Piano Concerto No.1 in E-Flat Major, S.124
Liszt: A Faust Symphony
29/11/2018 - Budapest
Palace of Arts, Béla Bartók National Concert Hall, 7.30 p.m.
Zsolt Hamar
with
Hungarian National Philharmonic
Louis Schwizgebel (piano)

Veress: Threnos (in memoriam Béla Bartók)
Liszt: Piano Concerto No.1 in E-Flat Major, S.124
Liszt: A Faust Symphony
29/11/2018 - Oslo, Norway
Oslo Konserthus, 7.00 p.m.
Kristóf Baráti
with
Oslo Philharmonic
Andrew Manze (conductor)

Bartók: Violin Concerto No.2
30/11/2018 - Budapest
Franz Liszt Music Academy, 7.30 p.m.
Dénes Várjon

Bach: Partita in A Minor, BWV 827
Brahms: Six Pieces for Piano, Op.118
Beethoven: Piano Sonata No.29.Op.106 "Hammerklavier"
30/11/2018 - Baden-Baden, Germany
Festspielhaus, 8.00 p.m.
Giovanni Guzzo
with
Budapest Festival Orchestra
Iván Fischer (conductor)
Sir András Schiff (piano)
Giovanni Guzzo (leader)

Dvorak: Legend, Op.59/6
Dvorak: Slavonic Dance, Op.46/5
Dvorak: Opusteny (The forsaken one) from Four Choruses, Op.29/4
Beethoven: Piano Concerto No.1
Dvorak: Symphony No.6  
01/12/2018 - Warsaw, Poland
Filharmonia Narodowa
Giovanni Guzzo
with
Budapest Festival Orchestra
Iván Fischer (conductor)
Zoltán Fejérvári (piano)
Giovanni Guzzo (leader)

Dvorak: Legend, Op.59/6
Dvorak: Slavonic dance, Op.46/5
Dvorak: Opusteny (The forsaken one) from Four Choruses, Op.29/4
Beethoven: Piano Concerto No.1
Dvorak: Symphony No.6  
02/12/2018 - Vienna, Austria
Musikverein, 7.30 p.m.
Giovanni Guzzo
with
Budapest Festival Orchestra
Iván Fischer (conductor)
Sir András Schiff (piano)
Giovanni Guzzo (leader)

Dvorak: Legend, Op.59/6
Dvorak: Slavonic Dance, Op.46/5
Dvorak: Opusteny (The forsaken one) from Four Choruses, Op.29/4
Beethoven: Piano Concerto No.1
Dvorak: Symphony No.6 
03/12/2018 - Vienna, Austria
Musikverein, 7.30 p.m.
Giovanni Guzzo
with
Budapest Festival Orchestra
Iván Fischer (conductor)
Sir András Schiff (piano)
Giovanni Guzzo (leader)

Dvorak: Legend, Op.59/10
Dvorak: Slavonic Dance, Op.46/7
Dvorak: Misto klekani from Four Choruses, Op.29/1
Beethoven: Piano Concerto No.2
Dvorak: Suite in A Major, Op.98b
Beethoven: Piano Concerto No.3  
05/12/2018 - Budapest
Palace of Arts, Béla Bartók National Concert Hall, 7.30 p.m.
Hungarian National Philharmonic
with
Ton Koopman (conductor)
Gábor Tarkövi (trumpet)

Mozart: Symphony in E-Flat Major, K.132
Haydn: Trumpet Concerto in E-Flat Major, Hob.VIIe:1
Beethoven: Symphony No.2 in D Major, Op.36
06/12/2018 - Bern, Switzerland
Kursaal Arena, 7.30 p.m.
Kristóf Baráti
with
Berner Symphonieorchester
Mario Venzago (conductor)

Paganini: Violon Concerto No.1 in D Major
07/12/2018 - Budapest
Franz Liszt Music Academy, 7.30 p.m.
Dénes Várjon
with
Concerto Budapest
András Keller (conductor)

Bach: Piano Concerto No.3 in D Major, BWV 1054
Chopin: Piano Concerto No.2 in F Minor, Op.21
07/12/2018 - Budapest
Vigadó, 7.30 p.m.
Hungarian National Philharmonic
with
Ton Koopman (conductor)
Gábor Tarkövi (trumpet)

Mozart: Symphony in E-Flat Major, K.132
Haydn: Trumpet Concerto in E-Flat Major, Hob.VIIe:1
Beethoven: Symphony No.2 in D Major, Op.36
08/12/2018 - Budapest
Franz Liszt Music Academy, 7.30 p.m.
Dénes Várjon
with
Concerto Budapest
András Keller (conductor)

Bach: Piano Concerto No.3 in D Major, BWV 1054
Chopin: Piano Concerto No.2 in F Minor, Op.21
09/12/2018 - Marseille, France
Auditorium du Pharo, 3.00 p.m.
István Várdai
with
Orchestre Philharmonique de Marseille
Philippe Auguin (conductor)

Elgar: Cello Concerto en E Minor, Op.85
09/12/2018 - Bern, Switzerland
Kursaal Arena, 5.00 p.m.
Kristóf Baráti
with
Berner Symphonieorchester
Mario Venzago (conductor)

Paganini: Violon Concerto No.1 in D Major
13/12/2018 - Budapest
Franz Liszt Music Academy, 7.30 p.m.
Zsolt Hamar
with
Hungarian National Philharmonic
Karita Mattila (soprano)

Haydn: La Fedelta Premiata - overture
Beeethoven: Ah! Perfido - concert aria, Op.65
Schumann: Overture, Scherzo and Finale, Op.52
Wagner: Tristan und Isolde - Prelude and Liebestod
R.Strauss: Death and Transfiguration
13/12/2018 - Budapest
Franz Liszt Music Academy, 7.30 p.m.
Hungarian National Philharmonic
with
Zsolt Hamar (conductor)
Karita Mattila (soprano)

Haydn: La Fedelta Premiata - overture
Beeethoven: Ah! Perfido - concert aria, Op.65
Schumann: Overture, Scherzo and Finale, Op.52
Wagner: Tristan und Isolde - Prelude and Liebestod
R.Strauss: Death and Transfiguration
15/12/2018 - Budapest
Italian Institute, 7.30 p.m.
Hungarian National Philharmonic
with
János Ács (conductor)
Hungarian National Choir
Zsófia Bódi (soprano)
Gertrúd Wittinger (soprano)
Lúcia Megyesi-Schwartz (mezzo)
István Horváth (tenor)
Csaba Sándor (baritone)

Rossini: The Siege of Corinth - aria of Pamire
Rossini: Moses in Egypt - Prayer of Moses
Schubert: Miriams Siegesgesang, D942
Rossini: Little Solemn Mass
20/12/2018 - Budapest
Festetics Palace, 7.30 p.m.
Zsolt Hamar
with
Chamber Orchestra of the Hungarian National Philharmonic

Haydn: Il Mondo della Luna - overture
Haydn: Flute Concerto in D Major
Haydn: Symphony in C Major "La Roxelane"
20/12/2018 - Budapest
Festetics Palace, 7.30 p.m.
Hungarian National Philharmonic
with
Zsolt Hamar (conductor)

Haydn: Il Mondo della Luna - overture
Haydn: Flute Concerto in D Major
Haydn: Symphony in C Major "La Roxelane"
23/12/2018 - Budapest
Palace of Arts, Béla Bartók National Concert Hall, 7.30 p.m.
Hungarian National Philharmonic
with
Zsolt Hamar (conductor)
Hungarian National Choir
Csaba Somos (conductor)
Szilvia Rálik (soprano)
Ildikó Komlósi (mezzo)
Attila Kiss B. (tenor)
Péter Fried (bass)

Busto: O magnum mysterium
Britten: A hymn to the Virgin
János Vajda: Kolinda
Respighi: Lauda per la nativita del Signore
Beethoven: Symphony No.9 in D Minor, Op.125
23/12/2018 - Budapest
Palace of Arts, Béla Bartók National Concert Hall 7.30 p.m.
Zsolt Hamar
with
Hungarian National Philharmonic
Csaba Somos (conductor)
Szilvia Rálik (soprano)
Ildikó Komlósi (mezzo)
Attila Kiss B. (tenor)
Péter Fried (bass)

Busto: O magnum mysterium
Britten: A hymn to the Virgin
János Vajda: Kolinda
Respighi: Lauda per la nativita del Signore
Beethoven: Symphony No.9 in D Minor, Op.125
30/12/2018 - Budapest
Palace of Arts, Béla Bartók National Concert Hall
István Várdai

programme tba
01/01/2019 - Budapest
Erkel Theatre, 7.30 p.m.
Zsolt Hamar
with
Orchestra and Choir of the Hungarian State Opera House
Orsolya Rőser (soprano)
Lúcia Megyesi Schwartz (mezzo)
Tibor Szappanos (tenor)
István Kovács (bass)

Gyöngyösi: An Overture of Clocks
Puccini: Scherzo
Lajos Lelkes: An Image of Clocks
Judit Kiss: A Poem of Clocks
Beethoven: Symphony No.9
11/01/2019 - Budapest
Palace of Arts, Béla Bartók National Concert Hall, 7.30 p.m.
Dénes Várjon
with
Máté Szücs (viola)
István Várdai (cello)
Kristóf Baráti (violin)

Brahms: the integral of piano quartets
11/01/2019 - Budapest
Palace of Arts, Béla Bartók National Concert Hall, 7.30 p.m.
Kristóf Baráti
with
Máté Szücs (viola)
Dénes Várjon (piano)
István Várdai (cello)

Brahms: the integral of piano quartets
11/01/2019 - Budapest
Palace of Arts, Béla Bartók National Concert Hall, 7.30 p.m.
István Várdai
with
Máté Szücs (viola)
Dénes Várjon (piano)
Kristóf Baráti (violin)

Brahms: the integral of piano quartets
11/01/2019 - Budapest
Franz Liszt Music Academy, 7.30 p.m.
Hungarian National Philharmonic
with
Lukasz Borowicz (conductor)
Jacques Zoon (flute)
Andrea Vigh (harp)

Moniuszko: Halka - overture
Mozart: Concerto for Flute and Harp in C Major, K.299
Szymanowski: Symphony No.2 in B-Flat Major, Op.19
13/01/2019 - Manchester, United Kingdom
Bridgewater Hall, 7.30 p.m.
István Várdai
with
BBC Philharmonic Orchestra
NN (conductor)

Elgar: Cello Concerto
16/01/2019 - Budapest
Palace of Arts, Béla Bartók National Concert Hall, 7.30 p.m.
Hungarian National Philharmonic
with
Dennis Russell-Davies (conductor)
Christoph Prégardien (tenor)

Schubert-Brahms: Greisengesang, D.778
Schubert: Romanze
Schubert-Webern: Der Wegweiser
Schubert-Webern: Du bist die Ruh, D.776
Schubert-Berlioz: Erlkönig, D.328
Schubert-Reger: Nacht und Träume, D.827
Wagner: The Ring Without Words - arrangement by Lorin Maazel
17/01/2019 - Enschede, Netherlands
Muziekcentrum, 8.00 p.m.
István Várdai
with
Rosanne Philippens (violin)
Zoltán Fejérvári (piano)

Ravel: Sonata for Violin and Cello
Schubert: Piano Trio No.1 in B-Flat Major, Op.99
18/01/2019 - Haarlem, Netherlands
Philharmonie Kleine Zaal, 8.15 p.m.
István Várdai
with
Rosanne Philippens (violin)
Zoltán Fejérvári (piano)

Ravel: Sonata for Violin and Cello
Schubert: Piano Trio No.1 in B-Flat Major, Op.99
18/01/2019 - Budapest
Duna Palota, 7.00 p.m.
Kristóf Baráti
with
Duna Symphony Orchestra
Gábor Farkas (piano)

Liszt: Les Préludes
Liszt: Piano Concerto in A Major
Beethoven: Romance in F Major
Beethoven: Symphony No.5
20/01/2019 - Boswil, Switzerland
Dénes Várjon
with
Steven Isserlis (cello)

programme tba
20/01/2019 - Ludwigshafen, Germany
István Várdai
with
Veronika Hagen (violin)
Rudolf Meister (piano)

Beethoven: Sonata for Cello and Piano in D Major, Op.102.No.2
Schubert: Fantasy in C Major for Violin and Piano
Brahms: Piano Trio in B Major
24/01/2019 - Budapest
Franz Liszt Music Academy, Solti Hall, 7.00 p.m.
Dénes Várjon
with
Hanna Weinmester (viola)
Rafael Rosenfeld (cello)
Mary Ellen Woodside (violin)
Izabella Simon (piano)

Schumann: Fantasiestücke, Op.88 
Schumann: Sonata No.1 for Violin and Piano in A Minor, Op.105 
Schumann: Pictures from the East, Op.66
Schumann: Piano Trio No.3 in G Minor, Op.110
24/01/2019 - Budapest
Palace of Arts, Béla Bartók National Concert Hall, 7.30 p.m.
Hungarian National Philharmonic
with
Sylvain Cambreling (conductor)
Máté Szücs (viola)

Mozart: La finta gardiniera - overture, K.196
Beethoven: Symphony No.1 in C Major, Op.21
Berlioz: Harold in Italy, Op.16
25/01/2019 - Budapest
Franz Liszt Music Academy, Solti Hall, 7.00 p.m.
Dénes Várjon
with
Hanna Weinmester (viola)
Rafael Rosenfeld (cello)
Mary Ellen Woodside (violin)
Izabella Simon (piano)

Schumann: Six Studies in Canon Form, Op.56 - arrangement by Theodor Kirchner 
Schumann: 12 Piano Pieces for Young and Older Children, Op.85
Schumann: Violin Concerto - Movement II - arrangement by Steven Isserlis 
Schumann: Piano Trio No.1 in D Minor, Op.63
25/01/2019 - Budapest
Vigadó, 7.30 p.m.
Hungarian National Philharmonic
with
Sylvain Cambreling (conductor)
Máté Szücs (viola)

Mozart: La finta gardiniera - overture, K.196
Beethoven: Symphony No.1 in C Major, Op.21
Berlioz: Harold in Italy, Op.16
27/01/2019 - Budapest
Palace of Arts, Festival Theater, 11.00 a.m. and 3.00 p.m.
Hungarian National Philharmonic
with
Dániel Dinyés (conductor)

Berlioz: Phantastic Symphony, Op.14
31/01/2019 - Nelson, New Zealand
Dénes Várjon

between January 31 and February 9 participate at Adam Chamber Music Festival
03/02/2019 - Colne, Great Britain
The Muni Theatre
István Várdai
with
Manchester Camerata
Gábor Takács-Nagy (conductor)

Haydn: Cello Concerto in D Major
04/02/2019 - Manchester, United Kingdom
Stoller Hall, 7.30 p.m.
István Várdai
with
Manchester Camerata
Gábor Takács-Nagy (conductor)

Haydn: Cello Concerto in D Major
Kraft: Cello Concerto in C Major
06/02/2019 - Budapest
Franz Liszt Music Academy, 7.30 p.m.
István Várdai
with
Manchester Camerata
Gábor Takács-Nagy (conductor)

Haydn: Cello Concerto in D Major
07/02/2019 - Budapest
Franz Liszt Music Academy, 7.30 p.m.
Hungarian National Philharmonic
with
Kirill Karabits (conductor)
Martin Fröst (clarinet)

Stravinsky: Pulcinella - Suite for orchestra
Copland: Clarinet Concerto
Rachmaninov: Symphony No.3 in A Minor, Op.44
07/02/2019 - Liverpool, United Kingdom
Liverpool Philharmonic Hall, 7.30 p.m.
Kristóf Baráti
with
Royal Liverpool Philharmonic
Gilbert Varga (conductor)

Mozart: Violin Concerto in A Major "Turkish"
08/02/2019 - Manchester, United Kingdom
Stoller Hall
István Várdai
with 
Manchester Camerata
Gábor Takács-Nagy (conductor)

between February 8th and 10th recording of Haydn's Cello Concerto in G Major and Anton Kraft's Cello Concerto in C Major for the Chandos label
08/02/2019 - Liverpool, United Kingdom
Liverpool Philharmonic Hall, 1.30 p.m.
Kristóf Baráti
with
Royal Liverpool Philharmonic
Gilbert Varga (conductor)

Mozart: Violin Concerto in A Major "Turkish"
10/02/2019 - Munich, Germany
Philharmonie im Gasteig, 3.30 p.m.
Kristóf Baráti
with
Mariinsky Orchestra
Valery Gergiev (conductor)

Tchaikovsky: Violin Concerto in D Major, Op.35
11/02/2019 - Adelaide, Australia
Space Theatre, 7.00 p.m.
Dénes Várjon

Bach: Partita in A Minor, BWV 827
Brahms: Six Pieces for Piano, Op.118
Beethoven: Sonata in B-Flat Major "Hammerklavier", Op.106
11/02/2019 - Alicante, Spain
István Várdai
with
Liza Ferschtman (violin)
Elisabeth Leonskaja (piano)

Schubert: Piano Trio in B-Flat Major, D.898
Schubert: Piano Trio in E-Flat Major, D.929
13/02/2019 - Sevilla, Spain
Sala Turina
István Várdai
with
Liza Ferschtman (violin)
Elisabeth Leonskaja (piano)

Schubert: Piano Trio in B-Flat Major, D.898
Schubert: Piano Trio in E-Flat Major, D.929
14/02/2019 - Madrid, Spain
Auditorio Nacional, Chamber Hall, 7.30 p.m.
István Várdai
with
Liza Ferschtman (violin)
Elisabeth Leonskaja (piano)

Schubert: Piano Trio in B-Flat Major, D.898
Schubert: Piano Trio in E-Flat Major, D.929
14/02/2019 - Budapest
Palace of Arts, Béla Bartók National Concert Hall, 7.30 p.m.
Kristóf Baráti
with
Hungarian National Philharmonic
Hartmut Haenchen (conductor)

Brahms: Violin Concerto
14/02/2019 - Budapest
Palace of Arts, Béla Bartók National Concert Hall, 7.30 p.m.
Hungarian National Philharmonic
with
Hartmut Hänchen (conductor)
Kristóf Baráti (violin)

Brahms: Violin Concerto in D Major, Op.77
Shostakovich: Symphony No.8 in C Minor, Op.65
15/02/2019 - Budapest
Vigadó, 7.30 p.m.
Kristóf Baráti
with
Hungarian National Philharmonic
Hartmut Haenchen (conductor)

Brahms: Violin Concerto
15/02/2019 - Budapest
Vigadó, 7.30 p.m.
Hungarian National Philharmonic
with
Hartmut Hänchen (conductor)
Kristóf Baráti (violin)

Brahms: Violin Concerto in D Major, Op.77
Beethoven: Symphony No.5 in C Minor, Op.67
16/02/2019 - Leeds, United Kingdom
Town Hall, 7.30 p.m.
István Várdai
with
Manchester Camerata
Gábor Takács-Nagy (conductor)

Haydn: Cello Concerto in D Major
17/02/2019 - Waikanae, New Zealand
Memorial Hall, 2.30 p.m.
Dénes Várjon

programme tba
28/02/2019 - Dundee, United Kingdom
Caird Hall, 7.30 p.m.
Kristóf Baráti
with
Royal Scottish National Orchestra
Gilbert Varga (conductor)

Brahms: Violin Concerto
01/03/2019 - Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Usher Hall, 7.30 p.m.
Kristóf Baráti
with
Royal Scottish National Orchestra
Gilbert Varga (conductor)

Brahms: Violin Concerto
02/03/2019 - Glasgow, United Kingdom
Royal Concert Hall, 7.30 p.m.
Kristóf Baráti
with
Royal Scottish National Orchestra
Gilbert Varga (conductor)

Brahms: Violin Concerto
03/03/2019 - Budapest
Palace of Arts, Béla Bartók National Concert Hall, 7.30 p.m.
Hungarian National Philharmonic
with
Alexander Sladkovsky (conductor)
Denis Matsuev (piano)

Prokofiev: Overture on Hebrew Themes, Op.34
Prokofiev: Piano Concerto No.2. in G Minor, Op.16
Shostakovich: Symphony No.6 in B Minor, Op.54
07/03/2019 - Budapest
Festetics Palace, 7.30 p.m.
Zsolt Hamar
with
Chamber Orchestra of the Hungarian National Philharmonic

Haydn: Il Ritorno di Tobia - overture
Haydn: Cello Concerto in C Major
Haydn: Symphony in F Minor "La Passione"
07/03/2019 - Budapest
Festetics Palace, 7.30 p.m.
Hungarian National Philharmonic
with
Zsolt Hamar (conductor)

Haydn: Il Ritorno di Tobia - overture
Haydn: Cello Concerto in C Major
Haydn: Symphony in F Minor "La Passione"
09/03/2019 - Budapest
Hungarian Radio, Marble Hall, 3.00 p.m.
Dénes Várjon
with
Sándor Kovács (musicologist)

Beethoven: Piano Sonata in B-Flat Major, Op.106 "Hammerklavier"
11/03/2019 - Padova, Italy
Auditorio Pollini, 8.15 p.m.
Dénes Várjon

Beethoven: Piano Sonata in B-Flat Major, Op.106 "Hammerklavier"
Bartók: Suite, Op.14
Beethoven: Piano Sonata in C Minor, Op.111
14/03/2019 - Manchester, United Kingdom
Bridgewater Hall, 1.10 p.m.
Giovanni Guzzo
with
Simon Parkin (piano)

programme tba
14/03/2019 - Budapest
Palace of Arts, Béla Bartók National Concert Hall, 7.30 p.m.
Zsolt Hamar
with
Hungarian National Philharmonic
Hungarian National Choir
Klára Kolonits (soprano)
Andrea Szántó (mezzo)

Mahler: Symphony No.2
14/03/2019 - Budapest
Palace of Arts, Béla Bartók National Concert Hall, 7.30 p.m.
Hungarian National Philharmonic
with
Zsolt Hamar (conductor)
Hungarian National Choir
Klára Kolonits (soprano)
Andrea Szántó (mezzo)

Mahler: Symphony No.2
15/03/2019 - Halberstadt, Germany
Grosses Haus, 7.30 p.m.
István Várdai
with
Orchester des Nordharzer Städtebundtheaters
Lutz Rademacher (conductor)

Schumann: Cello Concerto in A Minor, Op.129 
16/03/2019 - Quedlinburg, Germany
Grosses Haus, 7.30 p.m.
István Várdai
with
Orchester des Nordharzer Städtebundtheaters
Lutz Rademacher (conductor)

Schumann: Cello Concerto in A Minor, Op.129 
17/03/2019 - Halberstadt, Germany
Rathaussaal, 6.00 p.m.
István Várdai
with
Zarina Shimanskaya (piano)

Beethoven: Sonata No.5 in D Major for Cello and Piano, Op.102.No.2
Brahms: Sonata No.1 in E Minor for Cello and Piano, Op.38
Schubert: Arpeggione Sonata, D.821
Popper: Hungarian Rhapsody, Op.68
17/03/2019 - Perugia, Italy
Dénes Várjon
with
Carolin Widmann (violin)

programme tba
18/03/2019 - Bologna, Italy
Auditorium Manzoni, 8.30 p.m.
Dénes Várjon
with
Carolin Widmann (violin)

Schumann: Sonata No.1 in A Minor, Op.105
Debussy: Sonata in G Minor
Veress: Sonatina
Schumann: Sonata No.2 in D Minor, Op.121
22/03/2019 - Budapest
Palace of Arts, Béla Bartók National Concert Hall, 7.30 p.m.
Zsolt Hamar
with
Hungarian National Philharmonic
Jan Vogler (cello)

Rameau: Les Indes galantes - suite
Saint-Saens: Cello Concerto No.1 in A Minor, Op.33
Bruckner: Symphony No.4
22/03/2019 - Budapest
Palace of Arts, Béla Bartók National Concert Hall, 7.30 p.m.
Hungarian National Philharmonic
with
Zsolt Hamar (conductor)
Jan Vogler (cello)

Rameau: Les Indes galantes - suite
Saint-Saens: Cello Concerto No.1 in A Minor, Op.33
Bruckner: Symphony No.4
24/03/2019 - Budapest
Palace of Arts, Festival Theater, 11.00 a.m. and 3.00 p.m.
Hungarian National Philharmonic
with
Dániel Dinyés (conductor)

Tchaikovsky: Symphony No.5 in E Minor, Op.64
27/03/2019 - Budapest
Franz Liszt Music Academy, Solti Hall, 7.00 p.m.
István Várdai
with
István Várdai (cello)
Antje Weithaas (violin)
Máté Szücs (viola)

Schumann: Five Pieces in Folk Style, Op.102
Schumann: Piano Quartet in C Minor, WoO 32
27/03/2019 - Budapest
Franz Liszt Music Academy, Solti Hall, 7.00 p.m.
Dénes Várjon
with
István Várdai (cello)
Antje Weithaas (violin)
Máté Szücs (viola)
Izabella Simon (piano)

Schumann: Five Pieces in Folk Style, Op.102
Schumann: Ballszenen, Op.109
Schumann: Piano Quartet in C Minor, WoO 32
28/03/2019 - Budapest
Franz Liszt Music Academy, Solti Hall, 7.00 p.m.
István Várdai
with
Dénes Várjon (piano)
Antje Weithaas (violin)

Schumann: Piano Trio No.2 in F Major, Op.80
28/03/2019 - Budapest
Franz Liszt Music Academy, Solti Hall, 7.00 p.m.
Dénes Várjon
with
István Várdai (cello)
Antje Weithaas (violin)
Izabella Simon (piano)
Máté Szücs (viola)

Schumann: Three Romances, Op.94
Schumann: Piano Trio No.1 in D Minor, Op.63
Schumann: Kinderball, Op.130
Schumann: Piano Trio No.2 in F Major, Op.80
28/03/2019 - Maribor, Slovenia
Zsolt Hamar
with
Hungarian National Philharmonic
Christopher Park (piano)

Tchaikovsky: Suite No.4 "Mozartiana"
Mozart: Piano Concerto in C Major, K.503
Tchaikovsky: Symphony No.6 in B Minor "Pathetique", Op.74
28/03/2019 - Maribor, Slovenia
Hungarian National Philharmonic
with
Zsolt Hamar (conductor)
Christopher Park (piano)

Tchaikovsky: Suite No.4 "Mozartiana"
Mozart: Piano Concerto in C Major, K.503
Tchaikovsky: Symphony No.6 in B Minor "Pathetique", Op.74
29/03/2019 - London, United Kingdom
Wigmore Hall, 7.30 p.m.
István Várdai
with
Kristóf Baráti (violin)
Jean-Efflam Bavouzet (piano)

Beethoven: Symphony No.2 (arrangement for piano trio)
Rachmaninov: Trio Élégique No.1 in G Minor
Ravel: Piano Trio
29/03/2019 - London, United Kingdom
Wigmore Hall, 7.30 p.m.
Kristóf Baráti
with
István Várdai (cello)
Jean-Efflam Bavouzet (piano)

Beethoven: Symphony No.2 (arrangement for piano trio)
Rachmaninov: Trio Élégique No.1 in G Minor
Ravel: Piano Trio
29/03/2019 - Budapest
Franz Liszt Music Academy, 7.30 p.m.
Zsolt Hamar
with
Hungarian National Philharmonic
Jeremy Denk (piano)

Tchaikovsky: Suite No.4 "Mozartiana"
Mozart: Piano Concerto in C Major, K.503
Tchaikovsky: Symphony No.6 in B Minor "Pathetique", Op.74
29/03/2019 - Budapest
Franz Liszt Music Academy, 7.30 p.m.
Hungarian National Philharmonic
with
Zsolt Hamar (conductor)
Jeremy Denk (piano)

Tchaikovsky: Suite No.4 "Mozartiana"
Mozart: Piano Concerto in C Major, K.503
Tchaikovsky: Symphony No.6 in B Minor "Pathetique", Op.74
04/04/2019 - Paris, France
Maison de la Radio, Auditorium de Radio France, 8.00 p.m.
Kristóf Baráti
with
Orchestre National de France
Marin Alsop (conductor)

Bruch: Violin Concerto No.1
05/04/2019 - Philadelphia, USA
Kimmel Center, Perelman Theatre, 8.00 p.m.
Dénes Várjon

Beethoven: Piano Sonata in A Major, Op.101
Brahms: Six Piano Pieces, Op.118
Kurtág: Games (excerpts)
Schumann: Symphonic Etudes, Op.13
06/04/2019 - Philadelphia, USA
Temple University, 10.00 a.m.
Dénes Várjon

master-class
07/04/2019 - New York City, USA
Town Hall, 2.00 p.m.
István Várdai
with
Roman Rabinovich (piano)

Beethoven: 12 Variations on 'Ein Mädchen oder Weibchen', Op.66
Schubert: Arpeggione Sonata
Rachmaninov: Sonata for Cello and Piano in G Minor, Op.19
08/04/2019 - Washington D.C., USA
Evermay, 7.30 p.m.
István Várdai
with
Roman Rabinovich (piano)

Beethoven: 12 Variations on 'Ein Mädchen oder Weibchen'
Schubert: Arpeggione Sonata
Rachmaninov: Sonata for Cello and Piano in G Minor, Op.19
10/04/2019 - Fresno, USA
California State University, Concert Hall, 8.00 p.m.
Dénes Várjon

Beethoven: Piano Sonata in A Major, Op.101
Brahms: Six Piano Pieces, Op.118
Kurtág: Games (excerpts)
Schumann: Symphonic Etudes, Op.13
12/04/2019 - Spokane, USA
Martin Woldson Theatre, 3.00 p.m.
István Várdai

master-class
13/04/2019 - Washington D.C., USA
Kennedy Theatre, Terrace Theatre, 2.00 p.m.
Dénes Várjon

Beethoven: Piano Sonata in A Major, Op.101
Brahms: Six Piano Pieces, Op.118
Kurtág: Games (excerpts)
Schumann: Symphonic Etudes, Op.13
13/04/2019 - Spokane, USA
Martin Woldson Theater, 8.00 p.m.
István Várdai
with 
Spokane Symphony
Jayce Ogren (conductor)

Prokofiev: Sinfonia Concertante
14/04/2019 - Spokane, USA
Martin Woldson Theater, 3.00 p.m.
István Várdai
with
Spokane Symphony
Jayce Ogren (conductor)

Prokofiev: Sinfonia Concertante 
16/04/2019 - Storrs, USA
Jorgensen Center for the Performing Arts, 7.30 p.m.
István Várdai

Bach: Suites for Solo Cello Nos.1, 3, 5
17/04/2019 - Storrs, USA
Jorgensen Center for the Performing Arts, 11.00 a.m. and 7.30 p.m.
István Várdai

11.00 a.m.
master-class

7.30 p.m.
Bach: Suites for Solo Cello Nos.2, 4, 6
24/04/2019 - Budapest
Palace of Arts, Béla Bartók National Concert Hall, 7.30 p.m.
Hungarian National Philharmonic
with
Kobayashi Ken-Ichiro (conductor)
Hungarian National Choir
Eszter Sümegi (soprano)
Szabolcs Brickner (tenor)
Andrea Ulbrich (mezzo)
Krisztián Cser (bass)

Verdi: Requiem
25/04/2019 - Pécs, Hungary
Kodály Center, 7.00 p.m.
Hungarian National Philharmonic
with
Kobayashi Ken-Ichiro (conductor)
Hungarian National Choir
Eszter Sümegi (soprano)
Szabolcs Brickner (tenor)
Andrea Ulbrich (mezzo)
Krisztián Cser (bass)

Verdi: Requiem
28/04/2019 - Nice, France
Opéra Nice, 8.00 p.m.
Dénes Várjon
with
Orchestre Philharmonique de Nice
György Győriványi-Ráth (conductor)

Beethoven: Piano Concerto No.4
01/05/2019 - Budapest
Franz Liszt Music Academy, 7.30 p.m.
Kristóf Baráti
with
Barnabás Kelemen (violin)
NN (piano)

Spohr: Grand Duo in D Major, Op.67 No.2
Wieniawski: Caprice No.1 in G Minor for two violins
Wieniawski: Caprice No.2 in E-Flat Major for two violins
Prokofiev: Sonata in C Major for two violins, Op.56
Bartók: 44 Duos for two violins - selection
Moszkowszki: Suite for two violins and piano, Op.71
Shostakovich: Five Pieces for Two Violins and Piano
01/05/2019 - Budapest
Palace of Arts, Béla Bartók National Concert Hall, 7.30 p.m.
Zsolt Hamar
with
Hungarian National Philharmonic
Tzimon Barto (piano)

Bernstein: Divertimento
Gershwin: Piano Concerto
Dvorák: Symphony No.9 in E Minor, Op.95 ("From the New World")
01/05/2019 - Budapest
Palace of Arts, Béla Bartók National Concert Hall, 7.30 p.m.
Hungarian National Philharmonic
with
Zsolt Hamar (conductor)
Tzimon Barto (piano)

Bernstein: Divertimento
Gershwin: Piano Concerto
Dvorák: Symphony No.9 in E Minor, Op.95 ("From the New World")
06/05/2019 - Helsinki, Finland
G Livelab, 7.00 p.m.
István Várdai

Ligeti: Sonata for Solo Cello
Bach: Suite for Solo Cello in C Minor
Kodály: Sonata for Solo Cello, Op.8
09/05/2019 - Helsingborg, Sweden
Helsingborgs Konserthus, 7.00 p.m.
István Várdai
with
Helsingborg Symphony
Eugene Tzigane (conductor)

Dvorák: Cello Concerto in B Minor, Op.104
09/05/2019 - Budapest
Festetics Palace, 7.30 p.m.
Zsolt Hamar
with
Chamber Orchestra of the Hungarian National Philharmonic

Haydn: L'isola disabitata - overture
Haydn: Horn Concerto No.2 in D Major, Hob.VII:d4
Haydn: Symphony in D Major („Hornsignal”), Hob. I:31
09/05/2019 - Budapest
Festetics Palace, 7.30 p.m.
Hungarian National Philharmonic
with
Zsolt Hamar (conductor)

Haydn: L'isola disabitata - overture
Haydn: Horn Concerto No.2 in D Major, Hob.VII:d4
Haydn: Symphony in D Major („Hornsignal”), Hob. I:31
11/05/2019 - London, United Kingdom
Kings Place, 7.30 p.m.
Dénes Várjon
with
Tabea Zimmermann (viola)

Fanny Hensel: selected songs
Mendelssohn: Sonata for Viola and Piano in C Minor
Rebecca Clarke: Sonata for Viola and Piano
13/05/2019 - Celle, Germany
Dénes Várjon
with
Tabea Zimmermann (viola)

Clara Schumann: Three Romances, Op.22
Fanny Hensel: selected songs
Mendelssohn: Sonata for Viola and Piano in C Minor
Kurtág: Signs, Games and Messages - excerpts
Liszt: Romance oubliée
Chopin: Cello Sonata, Op.65 
16/05/2019 - Budapest
Franz Liszt Music Academy, 7.30 p.m.
István Várdai
with
Hungarian National Philharmonic
Hannu Lintu (conductor)

Prokofiev: Sinfonia Concertante in E Minor, Op.125
16/05/2019 - Budapest
Franz Liszt Music Academy, 7.30 p.m.
Hungarian National Philharmonic
with
Hannu Lintu (conductor)
Hungarian National Choir
István Várdai (cello)

Stravinsky: Funeral Song, Op.5
Prokofjev: Sinfonia Concertante in E Minor, Op.125
Stravinsky: Symphony of Psalms
Sibelius: Symphony No.7 in C Major, Op.105
17/05/2019 - Budapest
Vigadó, 7.30 p.m.
István Várdai
with
Hungarian National Philharmonic
Hannu Lintu (conductor)

Prokofiev: Sinfonia Concertante in E Minor, Op.125
17/05/2019 - Budapest
Vigadó, 7.30 p.m.
Hungarian National Philharmonic
with
Hannu Lintu (conductor)
István Várdai (cello)

Stravinsky: Funeral Song, Op.5
Prokofjev: Sinfonia Concertante in E Minor, Op.125
Beethoven: Symphony No.8 in F Major, Op.93
19/05/2019 - Jülich, Germany
Palace Chapel, Citadel, 8.00 p.m.
István Várdai
with
Zoltán Fejérvári (piano)

Beethoven: Seven Variations on a theme of Mozart's Magic Flute
Mendelssohn: Sonata in D Major for Cello and Piano
Janáček: Pohadka
Bartók: Rhapsody No.1. for Cello and Piano
Kodály: Hungarian Rondo
24/05/2019 - Tarbes, France
Le Parvis Scène Nationale Tarbes-Pyrénées
István Várdai
with
Orchestre National du Capitole de Toulouse
Klaus Mäkelä (conductor)

Saint-Saens: Cello Concerto No.1 in A Minor, Op.33
25/05/2019 - Budapest
Franz Liszt Music Academy, Solti Hall, 7.00 p.m.
Dénes Várjon
with
Tabea Zimmermann (viola)
Veronika Eberle (violin)
Szabolcs Zempléni (horn)
Christoph Richter (cello)

Schumann: Marchenbilder, Op.113
Schumann: Sonata No.3 for Violin and Piano in A Minor, WoO27
Schumann: Adagio and Allegro, Op.70
Schumann: Piano Quartet in E-Flat Major, Op.47
25/05/2019 - Toulouse, France
Halle des Grains, 8.00 p.m.
István Várdai
with
Orchestre National du Capitole de Toulouse
Klaus Mäkelä (conductor)

Saint-Saens: Cello Concerto No.1 in A Minor, Op.33
26/05/2019 - Budapest
Liszt Ferenc Zeneakadémia, 19h30
Dénes Várjon
with
Jörg Widmann (clarinet)
Tabea Zimmermann (viola)
Izabella Simon (piano)
Christoph Richter (cello)
Szabolcs Zempléni (horn)
Veronika Eberle (violin)
Zsófia Környei (violin)
Gergely Devich (cello)

Schumann: Marchenerzahlungen, Op.132
Schumann: Fantasiestücke, Op.73
Schumann: Andante and Variations, Op.46
Schumann: Piano Quintet in E-Flat Major, Op.44
27/05/2019 - Dublin, Ireland
István Várdai
with
Finghin Collins (piano)
Máté Szücs (viola)
Kristóf Baráti (violin)

between 27-30 May recording of the two Mozart piano quartets for Claves Records
27/05/2019 - Dublin, Ireland
Kristóf Baráti
with
Finghin Collins (piano)
Máté Szücs (viola)
István Várdai (cello)

between 27-30 May recording of the two Mozart piano quartets for Claves Records
29/05/2019 - Halloy, Belgium
Château de Halloy
Dénes Várjon

between May 29th and June 1st attend Festival Resonances 
06/06/2019 - Pécs, Hungary
Kodály Center, 7.00 p.m.
Kristóf Baráti
with
Pannon Philharmonic Orchestra
Gilbert Varga (conductor)

Stravinsky: Violin Concerto
11/06/2019 - Ostrava, Czech Republic
Dům kultury, 7.00 p.m.
Dénes Várjon
with
Janáček Philharmonic Ostrava
Victor Aviat (conductor)

Schumann: Piano Concerto in A Minor
15/06/2019 - Paris, France
Theatre des Abesses, 4.00 p.m.
István Várdai
with
Zoltán Fejérvári (piano)

Beethoven: Seven Variations of a Theme of Mozart's The Magic Flute
Mendelssohn: Sonata for Cello and Piano in D Major
Dvorák: Rondo
Dvorák: Klid (Silent Woods)
Janáček: Pohadka
Bartók: Rhapsody No.1. for Cello and Piano
15/06/2019 - Hertford, United Kingdom
All Saints’ Church
Dénes Várjon
with
Izabella Simon (piano)
Steven Isserlis (cello)
Anthony Marwood (violin)

Fauré: String Quartet, Op.121 (arrangement by Cortot for piano four hands)
Schumann: Gesänge der Frühe, Op.133
Schumann: Violin Sonata No.3 (arrangement for cello and piano)
Schumann: Geistervariationen 
Schumann: Violin Concerto - slow movement (arranged for piano trio)
Fauré: String Quartet, Op.121
16/06/2019 - London, United Kingdom
Wigmore Hall
Dénes Várjon
with
Izabella Simon (piano)
Steven Isserlis (cello)
Anthony Marwood (violin)

Fauré: String Quartet, Op.121 (arrangement by Cortot for piano four hands)
Schumann: Gesänge der Frühe, Op.133
Schumann: Violin Sonata No.3 (arrangement for cello and piano)
Schumann: Geistervariationen
Schumann: Violin Concerto - slow movement (arranged for piano trio)
Fauré: String Quartet, Op.121
28/06/2019 - Cork, Ireland
Dénes Várjon

between June 28 and July 7 attend West Cork Chamber Music Festival