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Giovanni Guzzo Appointed Concertmaster of Camerata Salzburg
Classical Concert Agency is proud to announce the appointment of its violinist, Giovanni Guzzo as new concertmaster of Camerata Salzburg.
Dénes Várjon Receives Kossuth Prize
Classical Concert Agency's pianist Dénes Várjon has been awarded with Hungary's highest cultural award, the Kossuth Prize, following in the footsteps of revered artists such as András Schiff, György Ligeti, György Kurtág, Éva Marton, Péter Eötvös and Iván Fischer.
 
all concerts
26/01/2021 - Toulouse, France
Théatre du Capitole de Toulouse, 8.00 p.m.
Gábor Káli
with
Orchestre National du Capitole

Tchaikovsky: Onegin
26/01/2021 - Salzburg, Austria
Mozarteum, 11.00 a.m.
Giovanni Guzzo
with
Camerata Salzburg
Renaud Capucon (violin)
Gerard Caussé (viola)
Giedré Slekyte (conductor)

Mozart: Thamos, König in Ägypten, KV 345 (incidental music)
Mozart: Symphony No.31 in D Major, KV 297 "Paris"
Mozart: Sinfonia concertante in E-Flat Major, KV 364 (320d)
28/01/2021 - Salzburg, Austria
Mozarteum, 3.00 p.m.
Giovanni Guzzo
with
Camerata Salzburg
Ivor Bolton (conductor)
Mark Milhofer (tenor)
Petr Nekoranec (tenor)
Giulia Semenzato (soprano)
Bianca Tognocchi (soperano)
Lea Desandre (mezzo)

Mozart: Il Re Pastore
29/01/2021 - Veszprém, Hungary
Hangvilla, 7.00 p.m.
Kristóf Baráti
with
Mendelssohn Chamber Orchestra

Bach: Violin Concerto in E Major
Mendelssohn: Violin Concerto in E Minor
Beethoven: Symphony No.4
29/01/2021 - Toulouse, France
Théatre du Capitole de Toulouse, 8.00 p.m.
Gábor Káli
with
Orchestre National du Capitole

Tchaikovsky: Onegin
29/01/2021 - Salzburg, Austria
Landestheater, 3.00 p.m.
Giovanni Guzzo
with
Camerata Salzburg

programme tba
30/01/2021 - Veszprém, Hungary
Hangvilla, 7.00 p.m.
Kristóf Baráti
with
Mendelssohn Chamber Orchestra

Bach: Violin Concerto in E Major
Mendelssohn: Violin Concerto in E Minor
Beethoven: Symphony No.4
31/01/2021 - Toulouse, France
Théatre du Capitole de Toulouse, 3.00 p.m.
Gábor Káli
with
Orchestre National du Capitole

Tchaikovsky: Onegin
02/02/2021 - Budapest
Palace of Arts, Béla Bartók National Concert Hall, 7.30 p.m.
Kristóf Baráti
with
Hungarian National Philharmonic
Martin Rajna (conductor)

Sibelius: Violin Concerto
04/02/2021 - Toulouse, France
Théatre du Capitole de Toulouse, 8.00 p.m.
Gábor Káli
with
Orchestre National du Capitole

Tchaikovsky: Onegin
14/02/2021 - Hamburg, Germany
Elbphilharmonie, 10.30 a.m. and 1.00 p.m.
Dénes Várjon
with
Philharmonisches Staatsorchester Hamburg
Ádám Fischer (conductor)

Mozart: Piano Concerto No,.24 in C Minor, K.491
15/02/2021 - Hamburg, Germany
Elbphilharmonie, 5.00 p.m. and 8.00 p.m.
Dénes Várjon
with
Philharmonisches Staatsorchester Hamburg
Ádám Fischer (conductor)

Mozart: Piano Concerto No,.24 in C Minor, K.491
19/02/2021 - Budapest
Franz Liszt Music Academy, 7.30 p.m.
Dénes Várjon
with
Óbuda Danubia Orchestra
András Keller (conductor)

Kurtág: Quasi una fantasia
21/02/2021 - Stuttgart, Germany
KKZ Liederhalle, Beethovensaal, 11.00 a.m.
Gábor Káli
with
Württembergisches Staatsorchester Stuttgart
Gabriela Montero (piano)

Aperghis: Six Orchestral Etudes, Nos.1,2,3
Mozart: Piano Concerto in C Major, K.467
Stravinsky: Petrushka (1947)
22/02/2021 - Stuttgart, Germany
KKZ Liederhalle, Beethovensaal, 7.30 p.m.
Gábor Káli
with
Württembergisches Staatsorchester Stuttgart
Gabriela Montero (piano)

Aperghis: Six Orchestral Etudes, Nos.1,2,3
Mozart: Piano Concerto in C Major, K.467
Stravinsky: Petrushka (1947)
23/02/2021 - Budapest
Palace of Arts, Béla Bartók National Concert Hall, 7.30 p.m.
Dénes Várjon
with
Concerto Budapest
Kristóf Baráti (violin)

Mozart: Piano Concerto No.24 in C Minor, K.491
Mendelssohn: Double Concerto in D Minor for Violin, Piano and Strings, MWV O4
23/02/2021 - Budapest
Palace of Arts, Béla Bartók National Concert Hall, 7.30 p.m.
Kristóf Baráti
with
Concerto Budapest
Dénes Várjon (piano)

Mozart: Violin Concerto in G Major, K.216
Mendelssohn: Double Concerto in D Minor for Violin, Piano and Strings, MWV O4
27/02/2021 - Vicenza, Italy
Dénes Várjon
with
Lorenza Borrani (violin)
Ursina Braun (cello)
Miquel Ramos Salvadó (clarinet)

Messiaen: Quartet for the End of Time
Bartók: Contrasts, Sz.111
28/02/2021 - Florence, Italy
Dénes Várjon
with
Lorenza Borrani (violin)
Ursina Braun (cello)
Miquel Ramos Salvadó (clarinet)

Messiaen: Quartet for the End of Time
Bartók: Contrasts
28/02/2021 - Székesfehérvár, Hungary
Vörösmarty Theatre, 7.00 p.m.
Kristóf Baráti
with
Alba Regia Symphony Orchestra

Mozart: Violin Concerto in A Major, K.219
Saint-Saens: Introduction and Rondo Capriccioso
Beethoven: Symphony No.7 in A Major, Op.92
03/03/2021 - Örebro, Sweden
Konserthus
Giovanni Guzzo
with
Swedish Chamber Orchestra
Martin Fröst (conductor)
Lucas Debargue (piano)
Giovanni Gizzo (concertmaster)

Mozart: Piano Concerto No.25
Mozart: Symphony No.38 in D Major - "Prague" 
06/03/2021 - Budapest
Franz Liszt Music Academy, 6.00 p.m.
Dénes Várjon
with
Zugló Philharmony
Gábor Káli (conductor)

Richard Strauss: Burlesque
06/03/2021 - Budapest
Franz Liszt Music Academy, 6.00 p.m.
Gábor Káli
with
Zugló Philharmony
Dénes Várjon (piano)
Csilla Csővári (soprano)
Vikrant Subramanian (baritone)

Mozart: Der Schauspieldirektor - overture, K.486
Richard Strauss: Burlesque
Brahms: A German Requiem, Op.45
07/03/2021 - Gent, Belgium
Giovanni Guzzo
with
Swedish Chamber Orchestra
Martin Fröst (clarinet + conductor)
Ann Hallenberg (mezzo)
Giovanni Guzzo (concertmaster)

Mozart: "Deh, per questo instante solo" - aria of Sesto from La clemenza di Tito. KV 621
Mozart: Clarinet Concerto in A Major, KV 622
Mozart: "Parto parto, ma tu ben mio" - aria of Sesto from La clemenza di Tito, KV 621
Mozart: Symphony No.38 in D Major - "Prague" 
09/03/2021 - Aix En Provence, France
Grand Théâtre de Provence, 8.00 p.m.
Giovanni Guzzo
with
Swedish Chamber Orchestra
Martin Fröst (clarinet + conductor)
Ann Hallenberg (mezzo)
Giovanni Guzzo (concertmaster)

Mozart: "Deh, per questo instante solo" - aria of Sesto from La clemenza di Tito. KV 621
Mozart: Clarinet Concerto in A Major, KV 622
Mozart: "Parto parto, ma tu ben mio" - aria of Sesto from La clemenza di Tito, KV 621
Mozart: Symphony No.38 in D Major - "Prague" 
11/03/2021 - Miskolc
House of Arts, 7.00 p.m.
Dénes Várjon
with
Miskolc Symphony Orchestra
János Kovács (conductor)

Richard Strauss: Burlesque
11/03/2021 - Vienna, Austria
Konzerthaus, 7.30 p.m.
Giovanni Guzzo
with
Swedish Chamber Orchestra
Martin Fröst (clarinet + conductor)
Ann Hallenberg (mezzo)
Giovanni Guzzo (concertmaster)

Mozart: "Deh, per questo instante solo" - aria of Sesto from La clemenza di Tito. KV 621
Mozart: Clarinet Concerto in A Major, KV 622
Mozart: "Parto parto, ma tu ben mio" - aria of Sesto from La clemenza di Tito, KV 621
Mozart: Symphony No.38 in D Major - "Prague"
12/03/2021 - Vienna, Austria
Konzerthaus, 7.30 p.m.
Giovanni Guzzo
with
Swedish Chamber Orchestra
Martin Fröst (clarinet + conductor)
Ann Hallenberg (mezzo)
Giovanni Guzzo (concertmaster)

Mozart: "Deh, per questo instante solo" - aria of Sesto from La clemenza di Tito. KV 621
Mozart: Clarinet Concerto in A Major, KV 622
Mozart: "Parto parto, ma tu ben mio" - aria of Sesto from La clemenza di Tito, KV 621
Mozart: Symphony No.38 in D Major - "Prague"
13/03/2021 - Neumarkt, Germany
Festsaal Reitstadel, 7.00 p.m.
Giovanni Guzzo
with
Swedish Chamber Orchestra
Martin Fröst (clarinet + conductor)
Ann Hallenberg (mezzo)
Giovanni Guzzo (concertmaster)

Mozart: "Deh, per questo instante solo" - aria of Sesto from La clemenza di Tito. KV 621
Mozart: Clarinet Concerto in A Major, KV 622
Mozart: "Parto parto, ma tu ben mio" - aria of Sesto from La clemenza di Tito, KV 621
Mozart: Symphony No.38 in D Major - "Prague"
13/03/2021 - Szeged, Hungary
Kristóf Baráti

master-class
16/03/2021 - Debrecen, Hungary
Kölcsey Cultural Centre, 7.30 p.m.
Gábor Káli
with
Kodály Philharmony Debrecen
Kodály Choir Debrecen
Csilla Csővári (soprano)
Gabriella Balga (mezzo)
Tibor Szappanos (tenor)
Marcell Bakonyi (bass)

Smetana: The Bartered Bride - overture
Tchaikovsky: Francesca da Rimini
Mozart: Mass in C Minor, K.427
16/03/2021 - Budapest
Franz Liszt Music Academy, 7.30 p.m.
Kristóf Baráti

with
Budapest Strings

Vivaldi: Violin Concerto in E Minor, RV277
Kreisler: Violin Concerto in C Major ("In the Style of Vivaldi")
Wolf: Greetings, Mr.Vivaldi!

20/03/2021 - Budapest
Pesti Vigadó, 4.00 p.m.
Dénes Várjon
with
Zugló Philharmony
Izabella Simon (piano)

programme tba
20/03/2021 - Budapest
Pesti Vigadó, 4.00 p.m.
Simon-Várjon Piano Duo
with
Zugló Philharmony

programme tba
21/03/2021 - Budapest
Pesti Vigadó, 4.00 p.m.
Dénes Várjon
with
Zugló Philharmony
Izabella Simon (piano)

programme tba
21/03/2021 - Budapest
Pesti Vigadó, 4.00 p.m.
Simon-Várjon Piano Duo
with
Zugló Philharmony

programme tba
22/03/2021 - Örebro, Sweden
Konserthus
Giovanni Guzzo
with
Swedish Chamber Orchestra
Martin Fröst (clarinet + conductor)
Ann Hallenberg (mezzo)
Giovanni Guzzo (concertmaster)

between 22-27 March recording for Sony of the following repertoire:
Mozart: "Deh, per questo instante solo" - aria of Sesto from La clemenza di Tito. KV 621
Mozart: Clarinet Concerto in A Major, KV 622
Mozart: "Parto parto, ma tu ben mio" - aria of Sesto from La clemenza di Tito, KV 621
Mozart: Symphony No.38 in D Major - "Prague" 
27/03/2021 - Budapest
Palace of Arts, Béla Bartók National Concert Hall, 6.00 p.m.
Kristóf Baráti
with
Zugló Philharmony

Tchaikovsky: Slavonic March, Op.31
Tchaikovsky: Souvenir d'un lieu cher
Ravel: Tzigane
Prokofiev: Romeo and Julietta - suite
30/03/2021 - Debrecen, Hungary
Kölcsey Cultural Centre, 7.30 p.m.
Gábor Káli
with
Kodály Philharmony Debrecen
Péter Nagy (piano)

Mendelssohn: The Hebrides - overture
Beethoven: Piano Concerto No.3 in C Minor, Op.37
Richard Strauss: Death and Transfiguration, Op.24
07/04/2021 - Salzburg, Austria
Mozarteum
Giovanni Guzzo
with
Student Orchestra of the Mozarteum

programme tba
08/04/2021 - Bratislava, Slovakia
Redoute, 7.00 p.m.
Gábor Káli
with
Slovak Philharmonic Orchestra
Csilla Csővári (soprano)
József Balog (piano)

Smetana: The Bartered Bride - overture
Chopin: Piano Concerto No.2
Lutoslawski: Silesian Triptichon
Janácek: Sinfonietta
08/04/2021 - London, United Kingdom
Wigmore Hall, 7.30 p.m.
Kristóf Baráti
with
Jean-Efflam Bavouzet (piano)
István Várdai (cello)

works by Debussy
12/04/2021 - Budapest
Franz Liszt Music Academy, 7.30 p.m.
Gábor Káli
with
Slovak Philharmonic Orchestra
Csilla Csővári (soprano)
József Balog (piano)

Smetana: The Bartered Bride - overture
Chopin: Piano Concerto No.2
Lutoslawski: Silesian Triptichon
Janácek: Sinfonietta
14/04/2021 - Paris, France
Philharmonie de Paris, 8.30 p.m.
Gábor Káli
with
Orchestre de Paris
Antoine Tamestit (viola)

Ravel: Tombeau de Couperin
Bartók: Viola Concerto
Bartók: The Miraculous Mandarin - suite
Ravel: Boléro 
15/04/2021 - Paris, France
Philharmonie de Paris, 8.30 p.m.
Gábor Káli
with
Orchestre de Paris
Antoine Tamestit (viola)

Ravel: Tombeau de Couperin
Bartók: Viola Concerto
Bartók: The Miraculous Mandarin - suite
Ravel: Boléro
17/04/2021 - Budapest
Franz Liszt Music Academy, 7.30 p.m.
Kristóf Baráti
with
Klára Würtz (piano)

Debussy: Sonata for Violin and Piano
Brahms: Sonata for Violin and Piano in A Major, Op.100
César Franck: Sonata for Violin and Piano in A Major
20/04/2021 - Budapest
Franz Liszt Music Academy, 7.30 p.m.
Dénes Várjon

Beethoven: Piano Sonata in E-Flat Major, Op.27.No.1
Schumann: Symphonic Etudes
Janácek: In the Mist
Chopin: Piano Sonata in B-Flat Minor, Op.35
23/04/2021 - Munich, Germany
Herkulessaal, 7.00 p.m.
Kristóf Baráti
with
Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra 
Péter Eötvös (conductor)

Eötvös: Violin Concerto No.3 ("Alhambra") 
01/05/2021 - Budapest
Franz Liszt Music Academy, 7.30 p.m.
Kristóf Baráti
with
Budafok Dohnányi Orchestra
Zoltán  Fejérvári (piano)

Ravel: Bolero
Ravel: Piano Concerto in G Major
Tchaikovsky: Symphony No.6
07/05/2021 - Singapore, Singapore
Esplanade Concert Hall, 7.30 p.m.
Dénes Várjon
with
Singapore Symphony Orchestra
Gábor Káli (conductor)

Brahms: Piano Concerto in D  Minor
07/05/2021 - Singapore, Singapore
Esplanade Concert Hall, 7.30 p.m.
Gábor Káli
with
Singapore Symphony Orchestra
Dénes Várjon (piano)

Stravinsky: The Firebird
Brahms: Piano Concerto in D Minor
19/05/2021 - Budapest
Redoute, 7.30 p.m.
Giovanni Guzzo
with
Concerto Budapest
Gábor Takács-Nagy (conductor)

Goldmark: Violin Concerto in A Minor, Op.28
20/05/2021 - Budapest
Franz Liszt Music Academy, 7.30 p.m.
Dénes Várjon
with
Vienna Chamber Orchestra

Mozart: Piano Concerto in A Major, K.414
Mendelssohn: Piano Concerto in A Minor
28/05/2021 - St.Petersburg, Russia
Grand Hall of the St.Petersburg Philharmony
Gábor Káli
with
St.Petersburg Symphony Orchestra

А.Petrov: Vivat, Olympus! Celebration Overture
rest of programme tba
28/05/2021 - Würzburg, Germany
Resident, Kaisersaal, 7.30 p.m.
Giovanni Guzzo
with
Camerata Salzburg
Jörg Widmann (conductor)
Renaud Capucon (violin)
Gerard Caussé (viola)
Giovanni Guzzo (concertmaster)

Mozart: Fantasy in F Minor, KV 608 (arrangement by Hermann Zilcher)
Mozart: Sinfonia concertante for Violin, Viola and Orchestra in E-Flat Major, KV 364 (320d)
Widmann: Con brio
Mozart: Symphony No.41 in C Major, KV 551 »Jupiter«
29/05/2021 - Budapest
Óbudai Társaskör, 6.00 p.m.
Dénes Várjon
with
Budapest Strings

Bach: Piano Concerto in D Major, BWV 1054
Mozart: Piano Concerto in A Major, KV 414
29/05/2021 - Würzburg, Germany
Resident, Kaisersaal, 7.30 p.m.
Giovanni Guzzo
with
Camerata Salzburg
Jörg Widmann (conductor)
Renaud Capucon (violin)
Gerard Caussé (viola)
Giovanni Guzzo (concertmaster)

Mozart: Fantasy in F Minor, KV 608 (arrangement by Hermann Zilcher)
Mozart: Sinfonia concertante for Violin, Viola and Orchestra in E-Flat Major, KV 364 (320d)
Widmann: Con brio
Mozart: Symphony No.41 in C Major, KV 551 »Jupiter«
02/06/2021 - London, United Kingdom
Wigmore Hall, 7.30 p.m.
Dénes Várjon
with
Carolin Widmann (violin)

programme tba
10/06/2021 - Vienna, Austria
Musikvereinsaal, 7.30 p.m.
Gábor Káli
with
Vienna Radio Symphony Orchestra
Arabella Steinbacher (violin)

Zemlinsky: Three ballet pieces
Cerha: Violin Concerto
Zemlinsky: Cymbeline Suite
R.Strauss: Death and Transfiguration
12/06/2021 - Debrecen, Hungary
Kristóf Baráti

between June 12 and 20 jury member at the Kodály Competition
20/06/2021 - Lausanne, Switzerland
Salle Metropole, 11.15 a.m.
Gábor Káli
with
Lausanne Chamber Orchestra
Indira Rahmatulla (cello)

Stravinsky: Dumbarton Oaks
Tchaikovsky: Variations on a Rococo Theme
Mozart: Symphony in B-Flat Major, K.319
27/06/2021 - Marlboro, USA
Dénes Várjon

between June 27th and July 25th attend Marlboro Music Festival
13/08/2021 - Kaposvár, Hungary
Szivárvány Cultural Palace
Kristóf Baráti

between 13-19 August participate as artistic director at Kaposfest International Chamber Music Festival
07/09/2021 - Cologne, Germany
Deutschlandfunk Köln, Kammermusiksaal
Dénes Várjon
with
Antje Weithaas (violin)

between 6-10 September recording of the integral of Beethoven's sonatas for violin and piano
24/09/2021 - Zalaegerszeg, Hungary
Municipal Concert and Exhibition Hall
Dénes Várjon
with
Zalaegerszeg Symphony Orchestra
Izabella Simon (piano)

work for piano for hands (tba)
Mozart:  Piano Concerto No. 27 in B Flat Major, K.595
24/09/2021 - Zalaegerszeg, Hungary
Municipal Concert and Exhibition Hall
Simon-Várjon Piano Duo

works for piano four hands - tba
03/10/2021 - Neumarkt, Germany
Historischer Reitstadel, 8.00 p.m.
Dénes Várjon
with
Balthasar-Neumann-Chor
Izabella Simon (piano)
Katharina Konradi (soprano)
Michael Nagy (baritone)
Thomas Hengelbrock (conductor)

Brahms: A German Requiem
03/10/2021 - Neumarkt, Germany
Historischer Reitstadel, 8.00 p.m.
Simon-Várjon Piano Duo
with
Balthasar-Neumann-Chor
Katharina Konradi (soprano)
Michael Nagy (baritone)
Thomas Hengelbrock (conductor)

Brahms: A German Requiem
15/10/2021 - Budapest
Franz Liszt Music Academy, 7.30 p.m.
Dénes Várjon
with
Manchester Camerata
Gábor Takács-Nagy (conductor)

Mozart: Piano Concerto in B-Flat Major, K.595
16/10/2021 - Budapest
Franz Liszt Music Academy, Hall X, 10.00 a.m.
Giovanni Guzzo

master-class for students of the Chamber Music Department
17/10/2021 - Budapest
Franz Liszt Music Academy, Hall X, 10.00 a.m.
Giovanni Guzzo

master-class for students of the Chamber Music Department
22/10/2021 - Budapest
Franz Liszt Music Academy, 7.30 p.m.
Giovanni Guzzo
with
Orchestra of the Franz Liszt Music Academy
Gábor Takács-Nagy (conductor)
János Balázs (piano)
Giovanni Guzzo (concertmaster)

Vivaldi: C-Major Concerto, RV 556 („Concerto per la solennità di San Lorenzo”)
Bartók: Piano Concerto No.2
Brahms: Symphony No.2
31/10/2021 - Vienna, Austria
Konzerthaus, 10h30 a.m.
Dénes Várjon
with
Vienna Chamber Orchestra

Mozart: Piano Concerto in A Major, K.414
Mendelssohn: Piano Concerto in A Minor
08/11/2021 - Pécs, Hungary
Kodály Center
Kristóf Baráti
with
Pannon Philharmonic
Maxim Rysanov (viola)
Gábor Káli (conductor)

Britten: Double Concerto for Violin and Viola
Bruch: Double Concerto for Violin and Viola in E Minor, Op.88
Mozart: Sinfonia Concertante for Violin and Viola in E-Flat Major, K.364
09/11/2021 - Budapest
Franz Liszt Music Academy, 7.30 p.m.
Kristóf Baráti
with
Pannon Philharmonic
Maxim Rysanov (viola)
Gábor Káli (conductor)

Britten: Double Concerto for Violin and Viola
Bruch: Double Concerto for Violin and Viola in E Minor, Op.88
Mozart: Sinfonia Concertante for Violin and Viola in E-Flat Major, K.364
18/11/2021 - Budapest
Franz Liszt Music Academy
Dénes Várjon

between 18-21 November artistic leader of "kamara.hu" chamber music festival
18/11/2021 - Budapest
Franz Liszt Music Academy
Simon-Várjon Piano Duo

between 18-21 co-artistic directors of "kamara.hu" Chamber Music Festival
18/11/2021 - Budapest
Franz Liszt Music Academy
Giovanni Guzzo

 between 18-21 November participate at "kamara.hu" International Chamber Music Festival
01/12/2021 - Budapest
Franz Liszt Music Academy, Hall X, 10.00 a.m.
Dénes Várjon

master-class for students of the Chamber Music Department
02/12/2021 - Budapest
Franz Liszt Music Academy, Hall X, 10.00 a.m.
Dénes Várjon

master-class for students of the Chamber Music Department
10/12/2021 - Ancona, Italy
Dénes Várjon
with
Carolin Widmann (violin)

programme tba
11/12/2021 - Macerata, Italy
Dénes Várjon
with
Carolin Widmann (violin)

programme tba
12/12/2021 - Pesaro, Italy
Dénes Várjon
with
Carolin Widmann (violin)

programme tba