I am not exaggerating when I say that, whatever I achieved as a musician, I owe more to Leó Weiner than to anyone else. ... To me, he remains an outstanding example of what a musician should be.

Sir Georg Solti
Zugló Philharmonics Budapest

2 March 2019, 15.30-18.00

Grand Hall

Zugló Philharmonics Budapest Presented by Liszt Academy

J. S. Bach: Johannes Passion, BWV 245

Evangelist: Dávid Szigetvári (tenor)
Jesus: Csaba Horváth (baritone)
Pilatus, Peter: István Kovács (bass)
Andrea Csereklyei (soprano), Eszter Balogh (mezzo-soprano), Zoltán Megyesi (tenor)
Szent István Király Oratory Choir
Zugló Philharmonics Budapest
Conductor: Alexander Mayer

Johann Sebastian Bach, the great master of Baroque music, was made cantor of Thomasschule zu Leipzig in February 1723. Since his appointment fell in Lent, he debuted with Passion music for Good Friday services. These works are unparalleled creations in music history. This concert features the St John Passion.

Presented by

Zugló Philharmonics

Tickets:

HUF 2 300 Ft, 2 500 Ft, 2 900