Lecture recital


The Operatic Industry in East-Central Europe (1870–1920). An Essentially International Genre and Its Repertoire in the Service of Nation-building – An aria recital and lectures connected to the workshop, Budapest, HAS Institute for Musicology of the Research Centre for the Humanities

A concert and lecture connected to the workshop will be an important event of the cooperation. Its location will be the Bartók Hall of the Institute for Musicology in Budapest, which is known as an established venue for similar concerts and musical events. As a performer specialized in the music of the period, Hungarian soprano Ingrid Kertesi awarded with the Liszt Ferenc Prize and distinguished with the titles of Meritorious and Excellent Artist will present the results of the research to wider audiences. The individual arias and other musical compositions will be chosen collectively by the representatives of countries participating in the project and the researchers will also contribute by holding introductory lectures on the historical background of the music.