Events

Piano Concert of Terry Eder on August 20, 2013 at 6:00 PM at the Kennedy Center

Publicated on: August 7, 2013

The Embassy of Hungary, in conjunction with the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, cordially invite you to a Piano Concert of Terry Eder - on Tuesday, August 20 2013 at 6:00 PM at Millennium Stage of the Kennedy Center, 2700 F Street, NW Washington D.C.
The program is free of charge to the public.
The concert, in recognition of the Hungarian national holiday, will include selections by Bartók, Dohnányi, and Kodály.

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Hungarian Folk Music with American Free-Jazz

Publicated on: July 4, 2013

World famous Hungarian jazz saxophonist Mihály Dresch and dulcimer artist Miklós Lukács played together in New York and Washington to merge elements of traditional Hungarian folk with the American free-jazz tradition.

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Videos of the Hungary Program at the Smithsonian Folklife Festival Hungarian Heritage - Roots to Revival

Publicated on: July 2, 2013

In 2013 Hungary was the guest country of the Smithsonian Folklife Festival. The program entitled Hungarian Heritage - Roots to Revival was a great succes.

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Hungarian Jewish Traditions Will Feature Prominently at the Smithsonian Folklife Festival

Publicated on: June 20, 2013

The Hungarian Heritage Program at the Smithsonian Folklife Festival will present a broad range of Hungary’s folk traditions, showing the cultural diversity of the country. The organizers are convinced that folk traditions can only be presented in the multicultural setting that they hail from, showing the interactions which exist between its various components.

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Roma Cultural Traditions are Part of the Richness of Hungarian Folk Traditions

Publicated on: June 17, 2013

The Hungary program at the Smithsonian Folklife Festival aims to highlight Hungary’s multicultural heritage and ethnic diversity. The organizers treat cultural diversity both as a great value and source of joy in itself and as a basic, defining characteristic of Hungarian tradition.

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Hungarian Film Series at the National Gallery of Art June 29, July 5-7

Publicated on: June 13, 2013

A film series will be held to complement the Hungarian program of the Smtihsonian Folklife Festival at the National Gallery of Art entitled ”Hungary, Hero and Myth: Immigrant Experience and the Artist’s Eye”

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Hungarian-American Community Supports "Hungarian Heritage: Roots to Revival"

Publicated on: June 12, 2013

Hungarian-American organizations all across the US have joined their efforts to generously support this program. The Embassy is deeply appreciative and grateful to the Hungarian-American community for their commitment to make the “Hungarian Heritage: Roots to Revival” program a reality in the Nation’s capital.

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Events in the Framework of the Hungarian Heritage: Roots to Revival Program in Washington, D.C.

Publicated on: June 11, 2013

Welcome to the Smithsonian Folklife Festival: Hungarian Heritage – Roots to Revival program. Please enjoy the variety of Events at different locations throughout the city. Read more...

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Fashion Show: BY ME SPICY by Tünde Hrivnák

Publicated on: June 7, 2013

Folk art and contemporary design are intertwined to form an exciting new aesthetic in the work of Fashion Designer Tünde Hrivnák. An elegant and exclusive fashion show introduces her new collection “BY ME SPICY”.

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From Authentic Village Music to Multicultural Musical Experiences

Publicated on: June 5, 2013

During the Smithsonian Folklife Festival – Hungarian Heritage: Roots to Revival program every visitor will have the opportunity to enjoy a great variety of musical performances on the National Mall as well as other venues in Washington, DC.

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