Time & Location
Oct 29, 2021, 7:00 PM EDT
New York, 213 E 82nd St, New York, NY 10028, USA
About the Event
Authentic Hungarian Folk Music Concert
ISTVÁN BERECZ won the soloist folk dance category of the first internationally televised “Fölszállott a Páva” Hungarian Talent competition in 2012 and went on to become one of the judges, which is where he started working closely with the Sarjú Band. Additionally, he received the ́Eternal Golden Spur ́ National Folk Dance Soloist Award, and is the Folk Music Director of the Fonó Music House. The 2021 US tour of István Berecz is supported by the Liszt Institute New York.
The SARJÚ BAND ́s young musicians from Budapest won the band of the year in 2016 as part of the “Fölszállott a Páva” National Hungarian Television Talent competition. Their mission is to study and preserve authentic Hungarian village folk music while striving to keep the legacies of the old masters from the villages alive on stage and in dance houses for generations to come.
DIANA SANTANA CADENA is an architectural artist of Hungarian and Ecuadorian descent and dances with the Bartók Folk Dance Ensemble of Budapest. In 2019 she received a Körösi Csoma Sándor scholarship from the Hungarian Government giving her the opportunity to share her talents with the New Jersey community.
Donations are welcome!
All audience members must provide in-person verification of vaccination. Prior to entering, you will be asked to provide proof of vaccination through the CLEAR app (if available to you), the Excelsior Pass (for New York State residents), the NYC COVID Safe app (for New York City residents), or an original physical vaccination card or photograph of it. If using Excelsior Pass, NYC COVID Safe app, or a vaccination card, you must present photo ID along with your vaccine proof.
Donations are welcome! Please click on the following link: DONATIONS
The event is sponsored by the Halmos Béla Program, the Liszt Institute New York, and the Bethlen Gábor Alapkezelő Zrt.