Christmas concert of the Library Choir

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The Choir of National Széchényi Library cordially invites you and your friends to its Advent concert to be held on Sunday December 8, 2019 at the Roman Catholic Church in Csömör.

The concert will feature the Choir of National Széchényi Library, with the contribution of instrumental and vocal artists. A poem related to Advent will also be performed.



Zoltán Kodály: Advent song
Lajos Bárdos: Hungarian Magnificat
Edvard Grieg: Ave maris stella
Kodály Zoltán: Ave Maria (1898)

Advent poem: “The Wanderer”

Michael Haydn: Christmas Responsories:
Nr. 1. Hodie nobis caelorum Rex – Nr. 4. O magnum mysterium –
Nr. 5. Beata Dei Genitrix Maria

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Church Sonatas (string trio, organ)
No. 4. D major, K. 144 – No. 9. F major, K. 244

György Orbán: Nunc dimittis
César Franck: Panis angelicus
Georg Philipp Telemann:  Let us bless God with a merry word and song (choir cantata)

Johann Sebastian Bach: Pastorale (organ), BWV 590, Movements 3 and 4

Lajos Bárdos: I Praise the Lord
Sándor Berkesi: Into the City of Bethlehem (Christmas folk song rondo)
Lajos Bárdos: Let Us Give Praise Now (French Christmas song)
Lajos Bárdos: Christmas Lullaby
Camille Saint-Saëns: Tollite hostias (closing choir of the Oratorio de Noël)


Eszter Schilling, Lőrinc Csanádi (violin),
Katalin Aldobolyi Nagy (cello)
Ágoston Tóka (organ)
Luca Csörgeő (vocal), Bálint Korompay (poem)

Conducted by
Mária Eckhardt and Ágnes Gupcsó

You are most cordially invited to the concert.

Admission is free.
Your donations are kindly accepted!


Venue: Roman Catholic Church, 29 Erzsébet Street, Csömör (at the intersection of Szabadság Street and Erzsébet Street). The church is a 500-meter walk on Szabadság Street from the H9 Commuter Railway terminus in Csömör.

Date: Sunday December 8, 2019, 5 p.m.

Invitation card of the concert (in Hungarian)

Poster of the concert (in Hungarian)