Concerts in Hungary

At the Franz Liszt Academy of Music in Budapest, where György Ligeti studied after the end of the war, and at the Müpa Budapest, the composer's work wil be celebrated with several concerts. Next in the calendar is an evening with the Klangforum Wien under Peter Eötvös on April 6.

On April 6, Klangforum Wien will perform Ligeti's solo concertos for violin, cello and piano under Peter Eötvös at Müpa. Further concerts with the SWR Vokalensemble and Concerto Budapest will follow in May.

© Irmeli Jung

In 2019, Wergo released a portrait CD including Anssi Karttunen’s recordings of Hans Werner Henze’s English Love Songs with the BBC Symphony Orchestra under the baton of Oliver Knussen.