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.
of the concert was adapted by Miklos Teleki who belongs to some of the
best organ artists in Hungary. The arias of the program are performed by
Kolos Kováts, one of the most famous concert an oratorio singer in
Hungary. Among numerous prices, in 1992 he 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.
Tommaso Albinoni (1671-1751): Adagio
Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750): Prelude and Fugue C Major BWV 545
Antonio Stradella (1639-1682): Pieta Signore
Antonio Vivaldi (1655-1736): 4 Seasons – Winter
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756;1791): Ave verum
Ferenc Liszt (1811-1886): Fantasy and Fugue on the theme B-A-C-H
Georges Bizet (1838-1875): Agnus Dei
Franz Schubert (1797-1828): Ave Maria
Ludwig van Beethoven (1770 - 1827): The Glory of God
Johann Sebastian Bach: Menuett, Badinerie from B minor suite
Johann Sebastian Bach: Toccata and Fugue in D minor (BWV 565)
The pieces with soloist are performed by Kolos Kováts and with organ.
The pieces with flute are performed by Eleonóra Krusic and with organ.
Organ concerts in the Basilica
Concerts in 2014
3. 10. 24.
1. 8. 15. 22. 29.
5. 12. 19. 26.
3. 10. 17. 24. 31.
7. 21. 28.
4. 11. 18. 25.
2. 9. 16. 23. 30.
6. 13. 20. 27.
4. 11. 18. 27.
The concerts begin at 20.00.
Duration: 70 minutes without intermissions
Meeting point: 30 minutes before the concert starts at cash-desk of St. Stephen's Basilica (1051 Budapest St. Stephen's Square 1).
Organ concert in St. Stephen's Basilica
7 800 HUF
7 300 HUF
6 300 HUF
5 900 HUF
4 500 HUF
4 200 HUF
Prices per person.
Organ concert package
If you book our organ concert and the dinner-cruise on the Danube together, we give you a special price! After the ensemble let us invite you to see our capital swimming in lights and while cruising on the Danube enjoy a delicious buffet dinner on one of our ships with professional service and not only typical Hungarian dishes, but international and also vegetarian meals, cold entries, salads, fruits, etc. Our hostesses will accompany you to the ship, cca. 4 min. walk away from the Danube Palace.
By booking tickets for both programes you are entitled on discounted price for the Dinner & Cruise:
Organ concert package offer
16 100 HUF
15 600 HUF
14 600 HUF
14 200 HUF
12 800 HUF
12 500 HUF
Prices per person.
Please send your reservation via e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org, or call us at +36 20 953 5251. We will send the confirmation of your booking within 1 day, but usually in 3 hours!
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