Budapest Summer Festival

Season Opening Concert - with The Hungarian National Philharmonic Orchestra

2017 archive
Friday, 09 June 2017 20:00

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Season Opening Concert
with The Hungarian National Philharmonic Orchestra

Starring: Hilary Hahn violin virtuosa

a Jubilee Evening of Mendelssohn

9 June 2017 (Friday) 8 pm

Margaret Island Open-Air Stage

True to our traditions, the Budapest Summer Festival opens with the concert of the Hungarian National Philharmonic Orchestra, one of Hungary's most prestigious groups. Thanks to its sophisticated and intensely captivating performances, the name of the renowned symphonic orchestra is a synonym of virtuosity. Hear the Philharmonic‘s well-versed performance of Mendelssohn’s V. (Reformation) Symphony and many other works, commemorating the 500th anniversary of the Reformation and marking the 170th of Mendelssohn’s death, starring one of America’s most popular violin virtuosa, the triple Grammy-winning Hilary Hahn.

Featuring: Hungarian National Philharmonic Orchestra

Violin: Hilary Hahn (USA)

Conductor: Zsolt Hamar

 Presented by Open-Air Theatre.


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