Audio Rarities

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LP Recordings

Johann Sebastian Bach

► Chorale Prelude "Nun komm, der Heiden Heiland" (BWV 661)

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

Joseph Haydn
Concerto for Organ and Orchestra in C major (H. XVIII: 1)

► I. Moderato

Angelicum Chamber Orchestra conducted by Bruno Amaducci
Angelicum LPA 5938
Recorded October 1963 in Milan, Italy

Johann Sebastian Bach (after Antonio Vivaldi)
Concerto for Solo Harpsichord in F major (BWV 978)

► I. Allegro

Vox/Turnabout TV-S 34287
Recorded 1968 in Milan, Italy

George Frideric Handel
Sonata for Flute and Continuo in A minor (Op. 1, No. 4)

► I. Larghetto   •   II. Allegro

Lóránt Kovács, flute
Ars Nova VST C2S 152
Recorded July 1973 in Milan, Italy

Johann Gottfried Walther (after Giorgio Gentili))

► Concerto for Solo Organ in A major (LV 130)

Fonit Cetra/Italia ITL 70084
Recorded 1979 in Serravalle Scrivia, Italy

Domenico Cimarosa
Concerto for Harpsichord and Orchestra in B-flat major

► II. Aria. Largo

Liszt Ferenc Chamber Orchestra lead by János Rolla
Hungaroton SLPX 12392
Recorded March 1982 in Budapest, Hungary

Radio Recordings

János Decsényi
János Decsényi
Divertimento for Harpsichord and Chamber Orchestra

► I. Allegro ma non troppo

Hungarian Chamber Orchestra conducted by György Lehel
Recorded December 1960 in Budapest, Hungary

Jean Françaix
Jean Françaix

► L'Insectarium

Recorded April 1967 in Budapest, Hungary

Vilmos Tátrai
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (after Johann Christian Bach)
Concerto for Harpsichord and Strings in G major (KV 107, No. 2)

► I. Allegro

Vilmos Tátrai, 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

János Sebestyén
Ede Poldini

► Gavotte

Recorded July 1981 in Stockholm, Sweden

Lóránd Fenyves
Johann Sebastian Bach
Sonata for Violin and Harpsichord E major (BWV 1016)

► II. Allegro

Lóránd Fenyves, violin
Recorded circa 1988 in Budapest, Hungary

Live Recordings

János Sebestyén
Johann Sebastian Bach

► Chromatic Fantasia and Fugue in D minor (BWV 903)

April 1983 concert at Matthias Church in Budapest, Hungary

Laura Faragó
► Improvisation on favorites from the Anna Magdalena Bach Notebook

With Geoffrey Tozer, piano (and piano four-hands); Laura Faragó, soprano
February 1990 concert at the House of Arts in Szekszárd, Hungary

Zoltán Gyöngyössy
Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach
Trio Sonata in B-flat major (Wq. 161, No. 2)

► I. Allegro

Zoltán Gyöngyössy, Henrik Prőhle, flutes
August 1995 concert at Hungarian Radio Studio 6, Budapest, Hungary

János Sebestyén
► Improvisation on "Ah! Vous dirai-je, Maman"

August 1998 concert at Notre-Dame de Valerè in Sion, Switzerland

Ágnes Várallyay
Peter Planyavsky

► Three Serious Conversations

With Ágnes Várallyay (two harpsichords)
May 2003 concert at the Old Music Academy in Budapest, Hungary

István Lantos
► Improvisation in Memory of László Lukin

With István Lantos (organ four-hands)
June 2005 concert at Belvárosi Church in Baja, Hungary


Additional audio featuring János Sebestyén can be found on the pages About This Site, Miklós Rózsa and at the websites The Sounds of European Revival Harpsichords and La Folia - A Musical Cathedral.

Twenty-eight additional rarities are available on the YouTube pages.