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Hungarian National Day

To celebrate Hungarian National Day, Catriona Young presents a selection of music by Hungarian composers and performers.

To celebrate Hungarian National Day, Catriona Young presents a selection of music by Hungarian composers and performers.

12:31 AM
Bach, Johann Sebastian [1685-1750]
Brandenburg concerto no. 1 in F major BWV.1046
Hungarian National Philharmonic Orchestra, Zoltán Kocsis (conductor)

12:54 AM
Bach, Johann Sebastian [1685-1750]
Concerto no. 5 in F minor BWV.1056 for keyboard and string orchestra
Zoltán Kocsis (piano & director), Hungarian National Philharmonic Orchestra)

1:05 AM
Bach, Johann Sebastian [1685-1750]
Concerto no. 1 in A minor BWV.1041 for violin and string orchestra
Gergely Kiklis (violin), Hungarian National Philharmonic Orchestra, Zoltán Kocsis (conductor)

1:19 AM
Bach, Johann Sebastian [1685-1750]
Suite no. 1 in C major BWV.1066 for orchestra
Hungarian National Philharmonic Orchestra, Zoltán Kocsis (conductor)

1:47 AM
Bach, Johann Sebastian [1685-1750]
Suite no. 3 in D major BWV.1068 for orchestra
Hungarian National Philharmonic Orchestra, Zoltán Kocsis (conductor)

1:52 AM
Bach, Johann Sebastian [1685-1750]
Suite no. 4 in D major BWV.1069 for orchestra;
Hungarian National Philharmonic Orchestra, Zoltán Kocsis (conductor)

1:57 AM
Dohnányi, Ernõ (1877-1960)
Quartet for strings no.2 (Op.15) in D flat major
Kodaly Quartet

2:24 AM
Bartók, Béla (1881-1945) arr. Székely, Zoltán (1903-2001)
Six Romanian Dances
Miklós Szenthelyi (violin), Zoltán Kocsis (piano)

2:31 AM
Liszt, Franz (1811-1886)
Hungarian Coronation Mass for SATB, chorus & orchestra (S.11)
Etelka Csavlek (soprano), Márta Lukin (alto), Boldizsár Keönch (tenor), Béla Laborfalvy Soós (bass), The Choir of the Matyas Church, The Budapest Choir, Hungarian Radio Symphony Orchestra, Istvan Lantos (conductor)

3:20 AM
Spohr, Louis (1784-1859)
Nonet for wind quintet, string trio and double bass in F major (Op.31)
Budapest Chamber Ensemble, András Mihaly (conductor)

3:50 AM
Farnaby, Giles (c 1563-1640) arr. E. Howarth
Fancies, toyes and dreames - A Giles Farnaby suite arr. Howarth for brass ensemble
Hungarian Brass Ensemble

3:56 AM
Kadosa, Pál (1903-1983)
Sonatina on Hungarian Folk Songs
Zoltán Kocsis (piano)

4:01 AM
Kodály, Zoltán (1882-1967)
Adagio
Kálmán Berkes (clarinet), Zoltán Kocsis (piano)

4:09 AM
Liszt, Franz (1811-1886)
Hymne de l'enfant à son reveil - for female chorus, harmonium and harp (S.19)
Éva Andor (soprano), Hédi Lubik (harp), Gábor Lehotka (organ), The Girl's Choir of Gyõr, Miklós Szabó (conductor)

4:20 AM
Liszt, Franz (1811-1886)
Fantasies on 'Szozdat' (Second Hungarian National Anthem) and Hungarian National Anthem
Klára Körmendy (piano)

4:31 AM
Wagner, Richard (1813-1883)
Prelude to Act 1 - from 'Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg'
Hungarian Radio Symphony Orchestra, Tamás Vásáry (conductor)

4:41 AM
Mertz, Johann Kaspar (1806-1856)
Hungarian Fatherland Flowers
László Szendry-Karper (guitar)

4:50 AM
Bach, Johann Sebastian (1685-1750)
St. Matthew Passion - Opening Chorus (BWV.244:1)
Hungarian Radio Choir, Hungarian Radio and Television Symphony Orchestra, Tamás Vásáry (conductor)

4:59 AM
Ravel, Maurice (1875-1937)
Tzigane - rapsodie de concert for violin and piano
Vilmos Szabadi (violin), Márta Gulyás (piano)

5:09 AM
Csiky, Boldizsár (b. 1937)
Divertimento for wind ensemble
Budapest Wind Ensemble, Kálmán Berkes (leader)

5:22 AM
Mosonyi, Mihaly (1814-1870)
Ünnepi zene (Festival Music)
Hungarian Radio Orchestra, Adam Medveczky (conductor)

5:32 AM
Goldmark, Károly (1830-1915)
In Italien - overture (Op.49)
Hungarian Radio Orchestra, Geza Oberfrank (conductor)

5:44 AM
Liszt, Franz (1811-1886)
Csardas macabre
Jenö Jandó (piano)

5:52 AM
Bartók, Béla (1881-1945)
Divertimento for string orchestra (Sz.113)
Hungarian Radio Orchestra, András Mihaly (conductor)

6:16 AM
Hidas, Frigyes (1928-2007)
Harpsichord Concerto
Barbala Dobozy (harpsichord), Concentus Hungaricus, Ildikó Hegyi (conductor).

6 hours

Music Played

  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    St. Matthew Passion - Opening Chorus (BWV.244:1)

    Choir: Magyar Rádió és Televízió énekkara. Orchestra: Hungarian Radio and Television Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Tamás Vásáry.
    • HUMR.
  • Béla Bartók

    Six Romanian Folk dances (Sz.56) arr. Szekely for violin and piano

    Composer: Zoltán Székely. Performer: Szenthelyi Miklós. Performer: Zoltán Kocsis.
  • Béla Bartók

    Divertimento for string orchestra (Sz 113)

    Orchestra: Hungarian Radio Orchestra. Conductor: András Mihály.
    • HUMR.
  • Boldizsar Csiky & Kálmán Berkes

    Divertimento for wind ensemble

    Ensemble: Budapester Bläserensemble.
  • Erno Dohnanyi

    Quartet for strings no.2 (Op.15) in D flat major

    Ensemble: Kodály Quartet.
  • Giles Farnaby

    Fancies, toyes and dreames (A Giles Farnaby suite) arr. for brass quintet

    Music Arranger: Elgar Howarth. Ensemble: Hungarian Brass Ensemble.
    • HUMR.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Concerto no. 1 in A minor BWV.1041 for violin and string orchestra

    Performer: Gergely Kuklis. Orchestra: Nemzeti Filharmonikus Zenekar. Conductor: Zoltán Kocsis.
  • Karl Goldmark

    In Italien - overture Op 49

    Orchestra: Hungarian Radio Orchestra. Conductor: Géza Oberfrank.
    • HUMR.
  • Frigyes Hidas

    Harpsichord Concerto

    Performer: Barbala Dobozy. Ensemble: Concentus Hungaricus. Conductor: Ildikó Hegyi.
    • HUMR.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Brandenburg concerto no. 1 in F major BWV.1046

    Orchestra: Hungarian National Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Zoltán Kocsis.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Suite no. 3 in D major BWV.1068 for orchestra; Air

    Orchestra: Hungarian National Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Zoltán Kocsis.
  • Zoltán Kodály

    Adagio for clarinet and piano (1905)

    Performer: Kálmán Berkes. Performer: Zoltán Kocsis.
  • Franz Liszt

    Fantasies on 'Szozdat' (Second Hungarian National

    Performer: Klára Körmendi.
  • Franz Liszt

    Csardas macabre

    Performer: Jenő Jandó.
  • Franz Liszt

    Hungarian Coronation Mass for SATB, chorus & orchestra

    Singer: Etelka Csavlek. Singer: Martá Lukin. Singer: Boldizsar Keonch. Singer: Bela Laborfalvy Soos. Choir: Choir of the Matyas Church. Choir: Budapest Choir. Orchestra: Budapest Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: István Lantos.
    • HUMR.
  • Franz Liszt

    Hymne de l'enfant à son reveil, S19

    Performer: Hedi Lubik. Performer: Gábor Lehotka. Singer: Eva Andor. Choir: Girls' Choir of Gyor. Conductor: Miklos Szabo.
    • HUMR.
  • Johann Kaspar Mertz

    Hungarian Fatherland Flowers

    Performer: Laszlo Szendry-Karper.
    • HUMR.
  • Mosonyi Mihály

    Unnepi zene [Festival Music]

    Ensemble: Hungarian Radio Orchestra. Conductor: Medveczky Ádám.
    • HUMR.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Suite no. 4 in D major BWV.1069 for orchestra; [Menuett 1 & 2]

    Orchestra: Nemzeti Filharmonikus Zenekar. Conductor: Zoltán Kocsis.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Suite no. 1 in C major BWV.1066 for orchestra

    Orchestra: Nemzeti Filharmonikus Zenekar. Conductor: Zoltán Kocsis.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Concerto no. 5 in F minor BWV.1056 for keyboard and string orchestra

    Orchestra: Nemzeti Filharmonikus Zenekar. Performer: Zoltán Kocsis.
  • Pal Kadosa

    Sonatina on Hungarian Folk Songs

    Performer: Zoltán Kocsis.
  • Louis Spohr

    Nonet for wind quintet, string trio and double bass in F, Op 31

    Ensemble: Budapesti Kamaraegyüttes. Conductor: András Mihály.
    • HUMR.
  • Maurice Ravel

    Tzigane - rapsodie de concert for violin and piano

    Performer: Vilmos Szabadi. Performer: Marta Gulyas.
  • Richard Wagner

    Prelude to Act 1 from 'Die Meistersinger von Nurnberg'

    Orchestra: Budapest Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Tamás Vásáry.
    • HUMR.

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