King Matthias wandering

Original title: Mátyás király vándorúton
Opera for children in two acts
Libretto: Zsófia Tallér

Duration:
I. Act – approximately 35 min
II. Act – approximately 45 min

Roles:

  • MÁTYÁS KIRÁLY, king – high baritone
  • TIBRILLI, jester – tenor
  • HORDÓ, fat monk – baritone
  • KÓRÓ, skinny monk – contra-tenor or mezzo-soprano breeches role
  • BANDZSA, short knight – bass
  • FINDZSA, tall knight – tenor
  • BÍRÓ URAM, judge – bass
  • BÍRÓ FELESÉGE, judg’es wife – soprano
  • FŐMINISZTER, minister – tenor
  • FŐMINISZTERNÉ, minister’s wife – mezzo-soprano
  • SZÉP CIGÁNYASSZONY, pretty gypsy lady – alto
  • BÚS KATONA, PACZOLAY GYÖRGY, sad soldier – high tenor
  • KAR, NÉP, KATONÁK, choir, people, soldiers – Puppeteers
  • KÉT HAJDÚ, JANCSI GYEREK, ÁRUSOK, 2 mercenary soldiers, Little John, merchants – Soloist form the group of puppeteers
  • KOCSMÁROS, innkeeper – non-singing role

 

Arrangement (Chamber orchestra):

  • 1 Flute
  • 1 Oboe
  • 1 Clarinet in B flat
  • 1 Bassoon
  • 2 Horns in F
  • 1 Percussionist (Triangulum, Toms, Tambourin)
  • Strings (2, 2, 3, 2, 1)

 

 

 

Aprószentek

Opera in two acts

Libretto: Zsófia Tallér based on the novel of Szilárd Rubin and on the drama of Gábor Németh and Péter Gothár

O Notte

Chamber cantata for soprano, recorder, clarinet, vibraphone, violin and viola da gamba dedicated to Júlia Vajda opera singer.

Italian lyrics by Michalengelo

PARTS:

I. O notte, o dolce tempo…  (2 min 20 sec)
II. …Tu mozzi e tronchi… (2 min 10 sec)
III. … O ombra del morir… (1 min 50 sec)
III. Vivo al peccato… (1 min)
V. .. Serva mie libertá… (1 min 30 sec)

 

Boribon muzsikál

on the poem of Veronika Marék

realized on CD by UNIVERSAL in 2010

 

„Fonogram“ Award for the Best Album for Children by the Hungarian IFPI, 2011

Johanna

operafilm, directed by Kornél Mundruczó

libretto: Bálint Harcos and János Térey

Premiere at Cannes, 2005 – Un Certain Regard

 

The yellow crane

Original title:

A sárga gólya

Music for a Chinese tale with narration

 

First performed by Concerto Budapest and Péter Cseke at the Zeneház in 2003

Encounters

Original title:

Találkozások

Cantata for mezzo-soprano, baritone solo and orchestra, poems by János Pilinszky

Performed by MAV Symphony Orchestra, in Liszt Academy Concert Centre in 1994

Márta Lukin mezzosoprano

Sándor Egri baritone

Conductor: Zsolt HAMAR