Organ Concert in St Anna Church (1011 Budapest, 7 Batthyány square) on October 28 2013, at 20.00.
The program is performed by József Kárpáti
|J. S. Bach:||Preludium and Fuga Es-dur|
|F. Liszt:||Des dur Consolation|
|F. Liszt:||Papal Hymn|
|Z. Kodály:||Orgonamise - Introitus, Kyrie, Gloria|
|C. Franck:||a-moll Choral|
|J. S. Bach:||c-moll Toccata and Fuga|
St. Anna Church is one of the most beautiful Baroque churches of Budapest, built between 1740-1761. The graceful, two-towered Church of St Anne a fine example of Italian Baroque architecture, dominates Batthyány Square. On the top of the main gate symbolic figures of faith, hope and love greet the visitors above them the coat of arms of city of Buda and in the upper niche statues of St Anne and Mary guards the entrance.
20th-century frescos adorn the interior that forms a cross. The altar and the other paintings date back to the 18th century. From the ceiling of the dome beautiful fresco by Pál Molnár looks down on you.
How get there
You may take the tram No. 19 from the Kosztolányi Dezső Square to the Batthyány Square which is end of the line.
It is located on the Buda side of the Danube River directly opposite the Hungarian Parliament Building.