’Wine & Violin’, Violin Maker's Salon @ Fonó Budapest, 7 – 8 March

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’Wine & Violin’, Violin Maker's Salon @ Fonó Budapest, 7 – 8 March
Please join at the 9th annual "Wine and Violin” exhibition held on 7 – 8 March at the Fonó Budai Zeneház in Budapest.

This event is an exhibition of Hungarian contemporary stringed instruments and fine wine varieties from across Hungary. In celebration of International Women's Day, female vintners have been invited to introduce their vintages.

Enjoy a round-table discussion in Hungarian with some of the exhibiting violin makers and vintners. Later, stay for the evening concerts by internationally renowned musicians: Ágnes Langer and Éva Szalai, VOLOSY.

On the second day of this event, the Somogyi String Quartet gives  the pleasure of a matinée concert, playing chamber music by Beethoven and Dvorák on the exhibited instruments.

Come and try the instruments, taste the fine wines and enjoy the concerts. 

Wine tasting: During the programs

List of exhibitors: Adonyi Iván, Bárdi Szabolcs, Etzler Bernd, Faragó-Thököly Márton, Ficsor Gergely, Gollob Balázs, Héjja János, Holló Bence, Kovács Tibor, Kőrösi Ferenc, Nagy András, Popara Nikola és Székely Márton


7 March

4 PM Wine and Violin Exhibition - visiting hours begin

5:30 PM Round table discussion with the exhibitors - lead by: Tóth Endre musicologist 

6:30 PM Exhibition - official opening ceremony

7:30 PM Concert by Ágnes Langer (violin), Éva Szalai (piano)

Schubert h-moll Rondo
Debussy Sonata
Grieg c-moll Sonata

8:30 Concert by VOLOSI (Pl) concert

8 March

From 12 PM the exhibition is visitable

14 PM Performance by Somogyi String Quartet

SOMOGYI Péter 1. violin
LENDVAI György 2. violin
TÓTH Balázs viola
PÓLUS László cello

Beethoven op. 18 no1
Dvorák:F dúr (“Amerikai”) vonósnégyes op. 96

Saturday’s program:
Advance purchase (first 30 tickets): HUF 2,000
Advanced purchase: 2,500
Day of the concert: 3,000

Entrance to the exhibition and Sunday concert is free of charge

Fonó Budai Zeneház
1116 Budapest Sztregova u 3.


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