Trojan Women Brings Korean Storytelling and Greek Epic to the Wiener Festwochen

AustriaAustria Ong Keng Sen, Bae Sam-sik, Ahn Sook-sun, Jung Jae-il: Trojan Women. Soloists and chorus of the National Theater of Korea / National Changgeuk Company of Korea. Guest performance of the Wiener Festwochen at the Theater an der Wien, Vienna. 18.6.2018. (SS)

National Theater of Korea’s Trojan Women

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Dénes Várjon Talks to Sebastian Smallshaw About Budapest’s

Dénes Várjon in conversation with Sebastian Smallshaw

András Keller and Dénes Várjon playing Busoni’s Second Violin Sonata at 2019
(c) Liszt Academy/Gábor Valuska

Dénes Várjon studied music at the Liszt Academy with Sándor Falvai, György Kurtág, and Ferenc Rados. Over the last 25 years, he has established an international career as a concert pianist and chamber musician, and is a regular guest at prestigious festivals in Europe and the United States. Since 2015, he has been artistic co-director of the chamber music festival, which he coordinates together with his wife, the pianist Izabella Simon. I spoke with Dénes Várjon in Budapest, just after he had performed in the second concert of this year’s

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