Audio Rarities

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LP Recordings
Johann Sebastian Bach
Chorale Prelude "Nun komm, der Heiden Heiland" (BWV 661)

From Hungaroton EP 1569
Recorded April 1958 at the Ferenciek Square Fransican Church in Budapest, Hungary

Joseph Haydn
Organ Concerto in C major (H. XVIII: 1)   [III. Allegro molto]

From Hungaroton SLPX 1054
Hungarian State Concert Orchestra conducted by Sándor Margittay
Recorded February 1961 in Budapest, Hungary

Sergei Prokofiev
Visions Fugitives (Op. 22)   [I, X, XI, XV]

From Hungaroton LPX 1181
Recorded December 1963 in Budapest, Hungary

Wilhelm Friedemann Bach
Concerto for Two Harpsichords in F major (F. 10)   [III. Presto]

From Hungaroton SLPX 1221
János Sebestyén performs both harpsichord parts
Recorded November 1965 in Budapest, Hungary

Radio Recordings

Jean Françaix
Jean Françaix

Recorded April 1967 in Budapest, Hungary

Vilmos Tátrai
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Concerto after J. C. Bach in G major (KV 107, No. 2)   [I. Allegro]

Vilmos Tátrai and István Várkonyi, violins; Ede Banda, cello
Recorded May 1973 in Budapest, Hungary

Francis Poulenc
Francis Poulenc
Concert Champêtre   [III. Finale: Presto]

Hungarian Radio and Television Symphony Orchestra conducted by Tamás Bolberitz
Recorded November 1976 in Budapest, Hungary

Rudolf Maros
Rudolf Maros
Five Bagatelles

Recorded July 1981 in Stockholm, Sweden

Live Recordings

János Sebestyén
Johann Sebastian Bach
Prelude and Fugue in C major (BWV 870)

From a March 1989 concert at Kálvin Square Reformed Church in Budapest, Hungary

Geoffrey Tozer
Improvisation on Hungarian Songs (piano four-hands)

With pianist Geoffrey Tozer
From a February 1990 concert at the House of Arts in Szekszárd, Hungary

László Tihanyi
László Tihanyi
Szirom (Petal)

From a May 2003 concert at the Old Music Academy in Budapest, Hungary

István Lantos
Improvisation in Memory of László Lukin (organ four-hands)

With organist István Lantos
From a June 2005 concert on the Angster organ (1904) at the Belvárosi Church in Baja, Hungary


Twenty-four additional rarities featuring János Sebestyén are available on the YouTube pages.

Additional audio can also be found on the page About This Site and at the websites
European Revival Harpsichords and La Folia - A Musical Cathedral.