...a country (Hungary) whose population, even today, is barely over ten million has produced so many musicians and so much outstanding music. I am grateful for having been born and trained there.

Sir Georg Solti
5th Éva Marton International Singing Competition / Semi-final 2

8 September 2022, 19.00-22.00

Solti Hall

5th Éva Marton International Singing Competition / Semi-final 2 Presented by Liszt Academy


Competitors of the the semi-final perform two arias by their choice, with piano, int he Solti Hall of the Liszt Academy. All the live rounds are open to the public, however, thanks to live online streaming, the competition can be followed anywhere in Hungary and, of course, the world.


Program of the 2nd semi-final: 


19:00-19:12 Filipponi, Eleonora (13)

- Donizetti: Fia dunque vero... O mio Fernando – Leonora’s aria from La favorita

- Berlioz: D’amour l’ardente flamme – Marguerite’s aria from La damnation de Faust

19:12-19:24 Gabrielian, Vartan (15)

- Gounod: Vous qui faites l’endormie – Méphistophélès’s Serenade from Faust

- Rachmaninov: Ves’ tabar spit – Aleko’s cavatina from Aleko

19:24-19:36 Jeong Inho (18)

- Bellini: Vi ravviso, o luoghi ameni – Rodolfo’s aria from La Sonnambula

- Gounod: Vous qui faites l’endormie – Méphistophélès’s serenade from Faust

19:36-19:48 Koshkinbayev, Dinmukhamed (24)

- Tchaikovsky: O, Mariya, Mariya! – Mazeppa’s aria from Mazeppa

- Verdi: Di Provenza il mar, il suol – Germont’s aria from La traviata

19:48-20:00 Kulagin, Aleksei (25)

- Rachmaninov: Ves’ tabar spit – Aleko’s cavatina from Aleko

- Rossini: La calunnia è un venticello – Don Basilio’s aria from Il barbiere di Siviglia

20:00-20:12 Lee Seonwoo (27)

- Verdi: Sul fil d’un soffio etesio – Nannetta’s aria from Falstaff

- R.Strauss: Großmächtige Prinzessin – Zerbinetta’s aria from Ariadne auf Naxos        




20:30-20:42 Matrenina, Anna (28)

- Gounod: Depuis hier je cherche en vain mon maître!... Que fais-tu, blanche tourterelle – Stéphano’s recitative and aria from Roméo et Juliette

- Händel: Sta nellʼircana – Ruggiero’s aria from Alcina

20:42-20:54 Menaszek, Ewa (31)

- R.Strauss: Wie du warst! Wie du bist! – Octavian’s aria from Der Rosenkavalier

- Bellini: Se Romeo t’uccise un figlio – Romeo’s aria from I Capuleti e i Montecchi

20:54-21:06 Min Hanbyeol (32)

- Mozart: Ach ich liebte, war so glücklich – Konstanze’s aria from Die Entführung aus dem Serail

- Ravel: Je réchauffre les bons mais je brûle méchants – The Fire’s aria from L'enfant et les sortilèges  

21:06-21:18 Mofokeng, Eddie (34)

- Mozart: Rivolgete a lui lo sguardo – Guglielmo’s aria from Così fan tutte

- Korngold: Mein Sehnen, mein Wähnen – Fritz’s aria from Die tote Stadt       

21:18-21:30 Molofalean, Avram Benjamin (35)

- Verdi: Un ignoto tre lune or saranno – Massimiliano’s aria from I Masnadieri

- Gounod: Vous qui faites l’endormie – Méphistophélès’s serenade from Faust

21:30-21:42 Park Jihoon (38) 

- Mozart: Se all'impero amici Dei! – Tito’s aria from La clemenza di Tito   

- Donizetti: Spirto gentil - Fernando's aria from La Favorita


Click here for the competitors, and here for the competition schedule.


Live stream during the event can be followed on Marton Competition's website and on Liszt Academy Online Concert Hall, on our YouTube channel, on the Facebook page of the Marton Competition and the Liszt Academy.

Tickets for the Grand Final (10 September 2022, 6:00 p.m.) and the Gala Concert (11 September 2022, 7:00 p.m.) can be purchased here:

Presented by

Liszt Academy Concert Centre


Admission is free, subjected to the capacity of the room.