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László Polgár

voc, 1947-2010 HU, Budapest
Singer / Musician of Classical

László Polgár (1 January 1947 – 19 September 2010) was an Hungarian operatic bass.Born in Budapest, Hungary, he studied with Eva Kutrucz at the Franz Liszt Academy of Music, 1967–72, and later privately with Hans Hotter and Yevgeny Nesterenko. He made his debut at the Hungarian State Opera in 1971, as Count Ceprano in Rigoletto. His other roles there included: Osmin, Sarastro, Leporello, Basilio, Gurnemanz, etc.Polgár taught at the Hochschule für Musik in Winterthur, Switzerland, and also at the Franz Liszt Academy in Budapest.He died in Zürich in 2010, at the age of 63.

        
Genres
  • Classical
  • Soundtrack
  • Folk
Popular Tracks   
Bluebeard's Castle, Sz. 48 (Op. 11): Prologue - Opening Scene. "Megérkeztünk" on Bartók: Duke Bluebeard's Castle by Béla Bartók, Jessye Norman, László Polgár, Chicago Symphony Orchestra & Pierre Boulez
Bluebeard's Castle, Sz. 48 (Op. 11): Door 5. Kékszakállú: "Nézd hogy derül már a váram" on Bartók: Duke Bluebeard's Castle by Béla Bartók, Jessye Norman, László Polgár, Chicago Symphony Orchestra & Pierre Boulez
Bluebeard's Castle, Sz. 48 (Op. 11): "Ez a Kékszakállú véra?" on Bartók: Duke Bluebeard's Castle by Béla Bartók, Jessye Norman, László Polgár, Chicago Symphony Orchestra & Pierre Boulez
Bastien & Bastienne, K. 50: Aria. Diggi, daggi on Mozart: Bastien & Bastienne, K. 50 by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart & Edita Gruberová , Vinson Cole, László Polgár
Bluebeard's Castle, Sz. 48 (Op. 11): "Nagy csukott ajtókat" on Bartók: Duke Bluebeard's Castle by Béla Bartók, Jessye Norman, László Polgár, Chicago Symphony Orchestra & Pierre Boulez
Bastien & Bastienne, K. 50: Introduction on Mozart: Bastien & Bastienne, K. 50 by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart & Edita Gruberová , Vinson Cole, László Polgár
Bluebeard's Castle, Sz. 48 (Op. 11): Door 1. "Jaj!" "Mit látsz? Mit látsz?" "Láncok, kések" on Bartók: Duke Bluebeard's Castle by Béla Bartók, Jessye Norman, László Polgár, Chicago Symphony Orchestra & Pierre Boulez
Christus, S3/R478: Christmas Oratorio: Introduction on Liszt: Christus by Franz Liszt & Antal Doráti
Bastien & Bastienne, K. 50: Duet. Auf den Rat, den ich gegeben on Mozart: Bastien & Bastienne, K. 50 by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart & Edita Gruberová , Vinson Cole, László Polgár
Bastien & Bastienne, K. 50: Aria. Wenn mein Bastien einst im Scherze on Mozart: Bastien & Bastienne, K. 50 by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart & Edita Gruberová , Vinson Cole, László Polgár

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Discography


Title Artist Year Type
RigolettoGiuseppe Verdi, Leo Nucci, Elena Moșuc, Piotr Beczala, László Polgár, Nello Santi2008Single
FidelioLudwig van Beethoven - Angela Denoke, Jon Villars, Alan Held, László Polgár, Juliane Banse, Rainer Trost, Thomas Quasthoff, Arnold Schoenberg Chor, Berliner Philharmoniker, Sir Simon Rattle2003Album
Nina o sia La Pazza Per AmoreGiovanni Paisiello / Cecilia Bartoli, Jonas Kaufmann, László Polgár, Juliette Galstain, Angelo Veccia, Federica Bartoli, Golda Fischer / Chor der Oper Zürich and Zurich Opera Orchestra / Adam Fischer, Cesare Lievi, Thomas Grimm2002Single
AidaGiuseppe Verdi, Wiener Philharmoniker, Nikolaus Harnoncourt, Cristina Gallardo-Domâs, Vincenzo La Scola, Olga Borodina, Thomas Hampson, Matti Salminen, László Polgár2001Album
Bluebeard's CastleBéla Bartók - Jessye Norman · László Polgár / Pierre Boulez · The Chicago Symphony Orchestra1998Album
Die ZauberflöteWolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Ann-Christin Biel, Stefan Dahlberg, László Polgár, Birgitta Larsson, Anita Soldh, Linnea Sallay, Inger Blom, Petteri Salomaa, Magnus Kyhle, Birgit Louise Frandsen, Mikael Samuelson, Chorus And Orchestra Of The Drottningholm Court Theatre, Arnold Östman1997Single
Die GezeichnetenFranz Schreker – Heinz Kruse, Elizabeth Connell, Monte Pederson, Alfred Muff, László Polgár, Deutsches Symphonie-Orchester Berlin, Lothar Zagrosek1995Album
La Clemenza Di TitoWolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Nikolaus Harnoncourt, Philip Langridge, Lucia Popp, Ruth Ziesak, Ann Murray, Delores Ziegler, László Polgár, Chor der Oper Zürich, Zurich Opera Orchestra1994Album
Don GiovanniWolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Thomas Hampson, Edita Gruberova, Roberta Alexander, Barbara Bonney, Hans Peter Blochwitz, László Polgár, Anton Scharinger, Robert Holl, Concertgebouworkest, Nikolaus Harnoncourt1991Album
Mario És A Varázsló / Mario And The MagicianVajda János, Rudolf Péter, László Polgár1990Album
Cantatas Nos 57, 58, 59 & 152Johann Sebastian Bach / Mária Zádori / László Polgár / Savaria Vocal Ensemble / Capella Savaria1989Album
BelfagorOttorino Respighi, Lajos Miller, Sylvia Sass, Giorgio Lamberti, Klára Takács, László Polgár, Magyar Rádió És Televízió Énekkara, Hungarian State Orchestra, Lamberto Gardelli1989Album
Lieder RecitalFranz Schubert, Hugo Wolf, László Polgár1988Album
Krönungsmesse, KV 317 - Vesperae Solennes De Confessore, KV 339Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Joan Rodgers . Elisabeth Von Magnus . Josef Protschka . László Polgár . Arnold Schoenberg Chor . Concentus Musicus Wien . Nikolaus Harnoncourt, Choralschola Der Wiener Hofburgkapelle1987Album
Mass In C Major Op.86Ludwig van Beethoven, Ardó Mária, Jutta Bokor, Janos B. Nagy, László Polgár, Budapesti Kórus, Hungarian State Orchestra, Miklós Erdélyi1986Album
Cantatas No. 56 "Kreuzstab" & No. 82 "Ich Habe Genung"Johann Sebastian Bach / László Polgár, Capella Savaria1985Album
Hungarian Coronation MassFranz Liszt - Veronika Kincses • Klára Takács • Denes Gulyas • László Polgár, Magyar Rádió És Televízió Énekkara, Budapest Symphony Orchestra, György Lehel1980Album
Mass No. 6 In F Major K. 192 / Epistle Sonata K. 224 / Vesperae Solennes De Confessore K. 339Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Mária Zádori, Paul Esswood, Alexander Oliver, László Polgár1980Album
Goldmark: Die Könign von SabaSándor Sólyom Nagy, József Gregor, Veronika Kincses, Siegfried Jerusalem, Lajos Miller, Klára Takács, Magda Kalmár, László Polgár, Hungarian State Opera Choir And Hungarian State Opera Orchestra, Adam FischerAlbum
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