Miskolc Bartok Plus Opera Festival | Bartók Plusz Operafesztivál

[CITY]Miskolc … Hungary
[SCHEDULE]2020:6.12 … 6.20

    To the festival site ▷


Miskolc located in the northeastern part of Hungary, about 2 hours by express train from the capital Budapest, is the third largest city in Hungary. After the WWⅡ, it developed as an industrial city with a complex base under the economic system “COMECON – Council for Mutual Economic Assistance” by Soviet Union.

On the other hand, it is known as a gathering place for famous tokai wine. Also, in addition to the Diosgyori Castle built in the Middle Ages, there are Miskolctapolca Cave Bath and Lillafüred on the shore in the suburbs. Opera festival that is taking place in early summer in such a city. Founded in 2000, it is relatively new.

Hungary’s representative composer Bartók Béla is the core of the project, with the theme of “Bartok + …” on the theme of “Bartok + Verdi”, “Bartok + Paris”, and so on. Once a worldwide soprano singer from Hungary, Eva Marton served as artistic director. In addition, there are many world-class guest performers.

It mainly focuses on opera performances in theaters, but there are also opera performances at the World Heritage Caves of Aggtelek Karst. Also, since 2016, an opera composition competition has been held once every two years during the festival.

How about this?

  1. Tongyeong International Music Festival | 통영국제음악제

  2. Narnia Festival | Narnia Festival

  3. Ravello Festival | Ravello Festival

  4. Castell Peralada Festival | Festival Castell de Peralada

  5. CAFe Budapest Contemporary Arts Festival | CAFe Budapest Kortárs Művészei Fesztivál

  6. Telemann in Magdeburg | Magdeburger Telemann-Festtage

  7. Oslo Chamber Music Festival | Oslo Kammermusikk Festival

  8. Hollywood Bowl Summer Season | Hollywood Bowl Summer Season

  9. Classical Festival Castle Kirchstetten | Klassik Festival Schloss Kirchstetten

  10. Mecklenburg-Vorpommern Festival | Festspiele Mecklenburg-Vorpommern

  11. Tsinandali Festival | წინანდლის ფესტივალი

  12. Klara Festival | Klara Festival

  13. Mikkeli Music Festival | Mikkelin Musiikkijuhlat

  14. Opera CARACALLA | Opera aperta CARACALLA

  15. MUSIC FESTIVAL Argerich’s Meeting Point in Beppu | 別府アルゲリッチ音楽祭