Kassai István


CSÁKVÁRI Ilona  ↑ 1982
KERTÉSZ Lajos      2007
KADOSA Pál           1982
CZIFFRA György    1982
Yvonne LEFÉBURE 1984
KASSAI István
   Főoldal      English      Discography

Discography of István Kassai, pianist



Date

Album

Publisher

Code

 Program


1

1989

Bloch, Ernest:
Piano Works
(Complete)
Vol.1
István Kassai, piano

Marco Polo
Naxos

8.223288

1–3 Poems of the Sea
1 № 1 Waves
2 № 2 Chanty
3 № 3 At Sea
 4 In the Night
5 Nirvana
6–10 Five Sketches in Sepia
6 № 1 Prelude
7 № 2 Smoke of the City
8 № 3 Fireflies
9 № 4 Incertitude
10 № 5 Epilogue
11–20 Enfantines
11 № 1 Lullaby
12 № 2 The Joyous Party
13  № 3 With Mother
14 № 4 Elves
15 № 5 Joyous March
16 № 6 Melody
17 № 7 Pastorale
18 № 8 Rainy Day
19 № 9 Teasing
20 № 10 Dream
21–24 Four Circus Pieces
21 № 1 The „Burlingham „ Brothers –
Old-fashioned Eccentrics
22 № 2 The Clown
23 № 3 The Homeliest Woman
24 № Dialogue and Dance
of the Heavy-weight and the Dwarf


2

1989

Bloch, Ernest:
Piano Works
(Complete)
Vol.2.
István Kassai, piano

Marco Polo Naxos

8.223289

1 Ex Voto
2 Piano Sonata
3 Sacred Dance
4–8 Visions and Prophecies
4 I. Moderato
5 II. Poco lento
6
.III. Moderato – Poco più animato
7
IV. Adagio piacevole
8 V. Poco agitato


3

1991

The Great
Hungarian School of Violinists
Ferenc Szecsödi, violin
István Kassai, piano

Radioton (LP)

SLPX 31469

A1 Erkel Ferenc: Duo Brillant
A2 Hubay Jenö: Violin Solo
from the Opera
„The Luthenist of Cremona” op. 40a

A3 Hubay Jenö: Mazurka op. 45 № 1
B1 Hubay Jenö: In the Spinning Room
op. 44 № 1
B2 Hubay Jenö: Preghiera op. 121 № 
B3 Hubay Jenö: Zephyr op.30 № 5
B4 Vecsey Ferenc: Valse Triste
B5 Zsolt Nándor: Dragon Flies
B6 Hubay Jenö: Czardas Scenes
№ 5 op. 33 „Wavy Balaton


4

1991

Erkel Ferenc:
Piano Works,
Chamber Music
István Kassai,
piano [1–9]
Ferenc Szecsödi,
violin [9]
Péter Lukács,
alto [8]

Marco Polo
Naxos

8.223317

1–2 Elegy and Capriccio
(after Heinrich Wilhelm Ernst)
1 № 1 Elegy after H. W. Ernst
2 № 2 Capriccio
(Variations “Carnival of Venice”)
3 Album Leaf in a minor
4 Album Leaf in d minor
5 Original Hungarian Dance
6 Csel-Variations (on the Opera
”The Ruse” of András Bartay
7 Rákóczi March (after Ferenc Liszt)
8 Verbunkos Fantasy
for Alto and Piano
[Lukács Péter, alto +]
9 Duo Brillant for Piano and Violin
[Szecsödi Ferenc, violin +]


5

1991

Erkel Ferenc:
Opera Transcriptions
István Kassai, piano

Marco Polo
Naxos

8.223318

1 Bátori Mária — March
2 Hunyadi László – Swan Song
3 Hunyadi March
4 Erzsébet — Hungarian March
5 Bánk bán — Prelude
6 Sarolta – Overture
7–8 Sarolta –Ensemble and Dance
9 Dózsa GyörgyRózsa’s Swan Song
10–15 Sándor Erkel:
Fantasy in the Form of a Potpourri
on the Opera
„Brankovics” of Ferenc Erkel
10 March
11 Kolo
12 Finale of Act II.
13 Romance
14 Arioso
15 Song of Odalisques


6

1992

Erkel Ferenc:
Piano Music
István Kassai, piano

Hungaroton (LP)

SLPD 31322

A1 Elegy (after Heinrich Wilhelm Ernst) and Capriccio (Variations “Carnival of Venice)
A2 Two Album Leafs (a minor, d minor)
A3 Original Hungarian Dance
A4 Csel-Variations on the Opera
„The Ruse” of András Bartay)
B1 Bátori Mária — March
B2 Hunyadi László — Swan Song
B3 Hunyadi March
B4 Dózsa GyörgyRózsa’s Swan Song
B5 Erzsébet — Hungarian March
B6 Sarolta – Overture


7

1994

Around The World
In 80 Minutes -
with Marco Polo
István Kassai, piano

Marco Polo
Naxos
Sampler CD

8.223003

6 Mosonyi Mihály:
Hungarian Children’s World № 5:
The Little Gypsy


8

1994

Mosonyi Mihály:
Piano Works
Vol.1
István Kassai, piano

Marco Polo 
Naxos

8.223557

1–12 Hungarian Children’s World
1 № 1 Children Ball1s Scene
2 № 2 Playing Soldiers March
3 № 3 The Little Horse-Herd
4 № 4 Orphan Girl
5 № 5 The little Gipsy
6 № 6 Cockchafer-Hunting
7 № 7 Lullaby for the Little Sister
8 № 8 The Little Pipe-Player
9 № 9 Children’s Song
10 № 10 Lament for a Little Playmate
11 № 11 Stories for Children,
Told by an Old Man
12 № Church-Ale
13–32 Studies for Piano for
Development  in the Performance of
Hungarian Music
13 No. 1 Childish Playfully
14 № 2 Jovially
15 № 3 With Feeling
16 № 4 Teasing
17 № 5 Sadly
18 № 6 Cheerfully
19 № 7 With Deep Sorrow
20 № 8 Gracefully
21 № 9 Joyfully
22 № 10 Wedding Feast
23 № 11 Defiantly
24 № 12 In Folk Style
25 № 13 With melancholy
(in Fátyol’s Manner)
26 № 14 Tenderly
27 № 15 With Sincerity (Romance)
28 № 16 Animated
29 № 17 In Warlike Mood
30 № 18 Chevalrously
31 № 19 Lament of the Nightingale
over Béni Egressy’s Tomb (Elegy)
32 № 20 Patriarchally


9

1994

Mosonyi Mihály:
Piano Music
Vol.2
Works for Four Hands
István Kassai and
Klára Körmendi,
piano duet

Marco Polo
 
Naxos

8.223558

1–3 Grand Duo for Piano Four Hands
1 I. Allegro assai
2 II. Thema con variazioni – Allegretto
3
III. Finale – Vivace

4–6 The Tricolour of the Burning Love
4 № 1 The Red Rose
5 № 2 The Lily
6 № 3 The Laurel
7 Festive Music
8–13 Liszt Ferenc – Mosonyi Mihály:
Missa solennis (Mass of Gran)
for Piano 4 Hands
8 I. Kyrie
9 II. Gloria
10 III. Credo
11 IV. Sanctus
12 V. Benedictus
13 VI. Agnus Dei


10

1994

Mosonyi Mihály:
Piano Works
Vol.3
István Kassai, piano

Marco Polo
Naxos

8.223559

1–3 Three Piano Pieces op. 2
1 № 1 Prayer after Danger Endured
2 № 2 Bridal Wreath
3 № 3 The Bride's Laeving
the House of her Parents
4–5 Two Pearls op. 3
4 № 1 Dewy Roses (Morning Song)
5 № 2 Dewy Eyes (At Midnight)

6 Puszta Life
7 Homage to the Genius of Kazinczy
8 Hungarian Musical Poem
9 Funeral Music
to the Death of Széchenyi


11

1997

Hungaroton Classic –
1998
Ferenc Szecsödi, violin
István Kassai, piano

Hungaroton Sampler CD

HCD 31774

5 J. Hubay Jenö: Six Pieces op. 121
№ 3 Longing
Szecsödi Ferenc, violin +


12

1997

Hubay Jenö:
Works
for Violin and Piano
Vol.01.
Ferenc Szecsödi, violin
István Kassai, piano

Hungaroton

HCD 31733

1–3 Romantic Sonata op. 22
1 I. Allegro
2 II.
Adagio ma non tanto
3 III.
Allegro
4–6 Impressions
from the Puszta op. 44
4 № 1 Pleasantly, Sorrowfully
5 № 2 Twilight
6 № 3 In the Spinning Room
7–12 Six Pieces op. 121
7 № 1 Prayer (Preghiera)
8 № 2 Seguidillas
9 № 3 Longing
10 № 4 Venice
11 № 5 Russian Lament
12 № 6 Carillon


13

1998

Mosonyi Mihály:
Piano Works
Vol.4
István Kassai, piano

Marco Polo
 
Naxos

8.223560

1 Hungarian Music after
János Palotási’s
„Souvenir of Galgócz
2–7 New Year Present after
Gáspár Bernát
2 № 1 Andante
3 № 2 Moderato
4 № 3 Andante
5 № 4 Andante
6 № 5 Maestoso
7 № 6 Quasi allegretto
8 Free Ideas after
Ignác Frank of Szabad
9 Leopold Komáromy’s
Invitation Card
10 Banderium March
11 Herdsman’s Song
12 March of Colonel Hertelendy
by Ulm in 1805
13–16 Four Rhapsodies
(on Folk Songs)
13 № 1 g minor
14 № 2 f minor
15 № 3 a minor
16 № 4 d minor
17 Egressy Béni – Mosonyi Mihály:
Appeal
18 Sacrificial March
from the Opera „Álmos
19 The Old Rákóczi Song
20 Rákóczi March


14

1998

Mosonyi Mihály:
Piano Works
Vol. 5 –
– Opera Transcriptions
István Kassai, piano

Marco Polo
Naxos

8.225022

1–10 Szép Ilonka (Pretty Helen)
1 Introduction and Anthem
2 № 1 Huntsmen’s Chorus
3 № 5 Duet and Finale of the Act I.
4 Introduction to Act II. and
№ 6 Peasant’s Chorus
5 № 11 – 12 Aria and
Finale of Act II.
6 No 13 Festive Chorus
7 № 14 March
8 № 15 – 16 Quartet and
Finale of Act III.
9 № 17 Swan Song and Funeral Music
10 № 18 Mourner’s Chorus
11–15 Doppler, Franz –
Mosonyi Mihály (trans.): Benyovszky
11 Overture and Romance
12 Entrée and Aria
13 Ballet (Polka)
14 Prelude and Aria (Act II.)
15 Finale of Act I.


15

1998

Weiner Leó:
Piano Music Vol. 1
István Kassai, piano

Hungaroton

HCD 31777

1–3 3 Hungarian Rural Dances (1941)
1
№ 1 Fox Dance
2 № 2 Ronde of Marosszék
3 № 3 Barn Dance
4 Hungarian Wedding Dance op. 21b
5–35
Hungarian Peasant Songs
5-10 Series I op. 19/I
5
№ 1 Outlaw’s Song
6 № 2 Csángó Song
7 № 3 Shepherd’s Joke
8 № 4 Revel
9 № 5 Song of Complaint
10 № 6 Masquerade
11-16 Series II op- 19/II
11 № 7 Bagpiper of Komárom
12 № 8 The Ruined Farmer
13 № 9 Teasing Song
14 № 10 The Horsethief’s Ballad
15 № 11 Dirge for the Outlaw Simon
16 № 12 The Traecherous Wife
17-24 Series III op. 22
17
№ 13 Lover’s Ballad
18 № 14 Bagpipe
19 № 15 Courting Song
20 № 16 The Grass-Widow
21 № 17 Naughty Tune
22 № 18 The Happy Pigman
23 № 19 The Jilted Lover
24 № 20 Tema con variazioni
25-29 Series IV op. 33
25
№ 21 n Old Dance Tune
26 № 22 Rondelay of Marosszék
27 № 23 The Grieving Shepherd
28 № 24 Fiddler’s Czardas
29 № 25 Variations
30-35 Series V op. 34
30
№ 26 Song of the Banished Rebel
31 № 27 Verbunkos of Pereg
32 № 28 Bowdy Tune
33 № 29 The Outlaw’s Drinking Song
34 № 30 Love Song
35 № 31 Bagpiper of Nógrád


16

1999

Hubay Jenö:
Works
for Violin and Piano
Vol.02
Ferenc Szecsödi, violin
István Kassai, piano

Hungaroton

HCD 31812

1–4 Suite op. 5
1 I. Gavotte
2
II. Idylle
3 III. Intermezzo
4 IV. Finale

5 Romance in F major op. 25
6–11 Flower’s Tale op. 30
6 № 1 Flower Blossom
7 № 2 Bud and Flower
8 № 3 Butterfly
9 № 4 Rapture
10 № 5 Zephyr
11 № 6 Abandoned

12 Violin Solo from the Opera
„The Luthenist of Cremona” op. 40a
13 Hungarian Variations op. 72


17

1999

Mosonyi Mihály:
Piano Trio
Kassai Trio
(István Kassai, piano
Leila Rásonyi- violin
Judit Kiss-Domonkos,
cello)

Marco Polo
Naxos

8.225042

1–4 Grand Trio in B flat major op. 1
1 I. Allegro
2 II. Scherzo. Presto
3
III. Adagio religioso
4 IV. Finale. Allegro moderato

5–9 Grand Nocturne for Piano, Violin and Cello
5
I. March. Tempo di marcia
6
II. Minuetto. Tempo di minuetto
7
III. Tema con variazioni. Andante 
8
IV. Scherzo. Allegro molto
quasi presto
9
V. Finale. Tempo di valse


18

2000

Bartók
Complete Edition
Vol. 29
Rarities
István Kassai, piano

Hungaroton

HCD 41002

29 CDs, on the 29th
11–12 Petits morceaux (2 Little Pieces)
11 № 1 Adagio
12 № 2 Moderato
17 Scherzo or Fantasy
19 Funeral March – Finale of the
Symphonic Poem „Kossuth”


19

2000

Bartók Béla:
Early Works
and Rarities
István Kassai, piano

Hungaroton

HCD 31909

11–12 Petits morceaux (2 Little Pieces)
11 № 1 Adagio
12 № 2 Moderato
17 Scherzo or Fantasy
19 Funeral March – Finale of the
Symphonic Poem „Kossuth”


20

2000

Bartók Edition (29)
István
Kassai, piano

King Records

BAR 1029 licence edition

11–12 Petits morceaux (2 Little Pieces)
11 № 1 Adagio
12 № 2 Moderato
17 Scherzo or Fantasy
19 Funeral March – Finale of the
Symphonic Poem „Kossuth”


21

2000

Hubay Jenö:
Works
for violin and piano
Vol.03
Ferenc Szecsödi, violin
István Kassai, piano

Hungaroton

HCD 31876

1–3 Suite on the Opera
„The King of
Lahore” of
Jules Massenet op.3 №1
1 I. Bevezetés és andante
2 II. Allegretto
3 III. Téma változatokkal és finálé
4–5 Two Songs of
Jules Massenet op.3 №2
4 № 1 Evening
5 № 2 Serenade of Molière
6 Carmen Fantasy
on the Opera of Georges Bizet op.3 №3
7–12 A Puszta Journey op. 57
7 № 1 Forget-Me-Not
8 № 2 Any Fairs
9 № 3 Married Life
10 № 4 Hm! Hm!
11 № 5 Why Is there Love
in the World
12 O more, more
13 Hubay Jenö – Aggházy Károly:
Echoes from the Puszta op 7
14–23 Children’s’ Scenes op. 84
14 № 1 On the Grass
15 № 2 The First Grief
16 № 3 Butterfly-Hunting
17 № 4 Lonely int he Forest 
18 № 5 Hide-and Seek
19 № 6 Playing Soldiers 
20 № 7 Grandma’s Tale
21 № 8 Soap-Bubble
22 № 9 Evening Prayer
23 № 10 Asleep
24 Lilacs –
Old Viennese Waltz op. 109


22

2000

Pearls
of Hungarian Music
István Kassai, piano

Musica Hungarica

MHA 012

9 Bartók Béla Allegro barbaro


23

2000

Weiner Leó:
Piano Music Vol.2
István Kassai, piano
and piano
playback [16–32]

Hungaroton

HCD 31921

1 Carnival for Piano 2 Hands op. 5
2 Caprice (1908)
3–5 Three Piano Pieces op.7
3 № 1 Prelude
4 № 2 Nocturne
5 № 3 Scherzo
6–13 Miniatures op. 12
6 № 1 Homage to J. S. Bachnak
7 № 2 Scherzino
 8 № 3 Little Etude
9 № 4 In remembrance of Schumann
10 № 5 Evening Atmosphere
11 № 6 Improvisation
12 № 7 In remembrance of Chopin
13 № 8 Humoresque
14 Playing Soldiers for Piano op 16
15 Passacaglia
for Piano 2 Hands op 17
16 Variations
on a Hungarian Folk Song
for 2 Pianos op. 32
17 Fairies’ Dance for Piano 4 Hands
from the Suite
Csongor and Tünde” op. 10
18–20 3 Little Piano Pieces
for Four Hands op. 36
18 № 1 Lullaby
19 № 2 Drinking Song
20 № 3 Suit
21–23 3 Hungarian Folk Dances
for Piano 4 Hands (1960)
21 № 1 Hungarian Wedding Dance
22 № 2 Teasing
23 № 3 Fox Dance


24

2001

Fifty Years of
Hungaroton
String Players
(1951–2001)
Sczecsödi Ferenc, violin
István Kassai, piano

Hungaroton

HCD
32091-3

3 CDs, on the 3rd
9 J. Hubay Jenö:
Carmen Fantasy on the opera of
Georges Bizet op. 3 № 3


25

2001

Fifty Years of
Hungaroton
Pianists
(1951–2001)
István Kassai, piano

Hungaroton

HCD
32088-90

3 CDs, on the 3rd
12 Leó Weiner:
3 Hungarian Rural Dances
№ 2 Ronde of Marosszék
№ 3 Fox Dance


26

2001

Hubay Jenö:
Works
for Violin and Piano
Vol.04
Ferenc Szecsödi, violin
István Kassai, piano

Hungaroton

HCD 31970

1–10 Brahms, Johannes –Hubay Jenö: Hungarian Dances № 1–10
1 № 1 Allegro molto
2 № 2 Allegro non assai – Vivo
3 № 3 Allegretto – Vivace
4 № 4 Poco sostenuto – Vivace
5 № 5 Allegro – Vivace
6 № 6 Vivace – molto sostenuto
7 № 7 Molto sostenuto
8 № 8 Presto
9 № 9 Allegro non troppo
10 № 10 Presto
11 Sorrow Thoughts op. 74 no. 1
12 Lullaby op. 74 no. 2
13 Perpetuum mobile op. 88
14–23 Ten Character Pieces op. 79
14 № 1 Barcarolle
15 № 2 Waltz
16 № 3 Declaration of Love
17 № 4 Serenade
18 № 5 The Spring
19 № 6 Melancholy
20 № 7 Mazurka
21 № 8 Prayer (Prière)
22 № 9 Bölcsödal
23 № 10 The Butterfly
24–25 Love Songs
in Springtime op. 120
24 № 1 Larghetto
25 № 2 Andante con moto


27

2002

Hubay Jenö:
Works
for Violin and Piano
Vol 05
Ferenc Szecsödi, violin
Istvan Kassai, piano

Hungaroton

HCD 32060

1 Czardas Scenes № 1 op. 9
2 Czardas Scenes № 2 op. 13
„My little flute is
a weeping willow branch”
3 Elegy op. 14
. 1
4 Larghetto op. 14
. 2
5 Contemplation op.14
3
6 Czardas Scenes № 3 op. 16
„Waters of the river Maros
7 Czardas Scenes № 4 op. 32
„Hejre Kati”
8–10 Three Character Pieces op. 46
8 № 1 First Romance
9 № 2 Page’s Prank
10 № 3 Tender Confession
11–12 Two Concert Mazurkas op. 54
11 № 1 in d minor
12 № 2 in F major
13 Elegiac Fantasy op. 62
14 Scherzo op. 80


28

2003

Dohnányi Ernö:
Chamber Music
István Kassai,
piano [1–9]
Auer Quartet
Gábor Sipos,
1st Violin [1–9]
Zsuzsanna Berentés,
2nd violin [5–9]
Csaba Gálfi,
alto [1–9]
Ákos Takács,
cello [1–9]

Hungaroton

HCD 32148

1–4 Quartet
for Piano, Violin, Alto and Cello
in F sharp minor (1891–93)
1 I. Allegro moderato
2 II. Scherzo. Allegretto vivace
3
III: Adagio molto espressivo
4 IV. Allegro con brio
5 Wedding March
for Piano and String Quartet
6–9 Quintet
for Piano and String Quartet
in C minor op. 1
6 I. Allegro
7 II. Scherzo. Allegro vivace
8
III. Adagio quasi andante
9. IV. Finale. Allegro animato


29

2003

Hubay Jenö:
Works
for Violin and Piano
Vol.06
Ferenc Szecsödi, violin
Istvan Kassai, piano
 

Hungaroton

HCD 32155

1 Jenö Hubay – Károly Aggházy:
Gypsy Fantasy op. 4
2 Arabic Lament op. 6 № 1
3 Polish Melody op. 6 № 2
4 Hungarian Dance op. 59 № 1
5 Hussar’s Song op. 59 № 2
6–15 Mosaic op. 49
6. № 1 Recollections
7
№ 2 Complaint
8 № 3 Under the Shade of Trees
9 № 4 Prayer (Gebet)
10 № 5 Barcarolle
11 № 6 Apparition
12 № 7 Ha in Hand
13 № 8 Sigh
14 № 9 Reverie
15 № 10 Torment
16-17 Two Gypsy Fantasies op. 55
16 № 1 in a minor
17 № 2 in g minor  
18 Ballade op. 104 1
19 Humoresque op. 104
№ 2


30

2003

Weiner Leó:
Piano Music
Vol.3
István Kassai, piano
and piano
playback [1–4]

Hungaroton

HCD 32115

1–4 Suite (Hungarian Folk Dances)
for Piano 4 Hands op. 18
1 I. Allegro risoluto e ben marcato
2 II. Andante poco sostenuto
Allegro con fouco
3 III. Andante poco sostenuto – Pesante poco marcato
4 IV. Presto
5–9 5 Little Piano Pieces (1948)
5 № 1 Furcoat Song
6 № 2 ABCD
7 № 3 I lost my pair
8 № 4 When I was a herd lad
9 № 5 I won’t be a bridesmaid
10-29 20 Easy Little
Piano Pieces op. 27
10 № 1 The hen went to wander
11 № 2 This girl is stitching beads
12 № 3 The queen
13 № 4 White-heart cherry
14 № 5 Loafbacking
15 № 6 The shy lad
16 № 7 Ballad of the black peacock
17 № 8 The cricket’s wedding
18 № 9 Joining the army
19 № 10 Recruit’s lament
20 № 11 Soldier’s bride
21 № 12 Old Bachelor’ songi
22 № 13 The slothful herd
23 № 14 Funny gypsy-mocking song
24 № 15 I’d like to plough
25 № 16 Plough-boy’s song
26 № 17 Ballad of the twelve masons
27 № 18 Playing lost geese
28 № 19 Lament
29 № 20 Nosey flea
30–59 Hungarian Folk Music op. 42
30 № 1 Courting song
31 № 2 Narrow chain playing
32 № 3 Ladybird play
33 № 4 Orphan’s ballad
34 № 5 Marjoram and carnation
35 № 6 Lover’s song
36 № 7 Fryday out
37 № 8 Ring song
38 № 9 Whip’s song
39 № 10 Died lover
40 № 11 Nuptial song
41 № 12 Naugthy song
42 № 13 Plaintive tune
43 № 14 Spring song
44 № 15 Making wreath
45 № 16 Szekler’s love-song
46 № 17 The spinster
and the puny lad
№ 19 Menuetto (Bridesmaids’ song)
49 № 20 Lad-mocking song
50 № 21 Deep is the flower
51 № 22 I lost my kerchief  
52 № 23 When I was a herd lad
53 № 24 Czardas of Nagydorog
54 № 25 Crisp czardas
55 № 26 Verbunk of Gyergyó
56 № 27 Choosing bride
57 № 28 Shopping song
58 № 29 Flower song
59 № 30 Japing song


31

2004

Hubay Jenö:
Works
for Violin and Piano
Vol.07
Ferenc Szecsödi, violin
István Kassai, piano

Hungaroton

HCD 32193

1 Popper, David – Hubay Jenö:
Tarantella
2 Zichy Géza – Hubay Jenö:
Dream of Love
3 Merkler Andor – Hubay Jenö:
Intermezzo in the Form of a Valse
4 Massenet, Jules – Hubay Jenö:
Prelude from the opera „Hérodiade
5 Liszt Ferenc– Hubay Jenö:
Valse Oubliée № 1
6 Grieg, Edvard Hagerup – Hubay Jenö:
Solvejg’s Song
7 Brahms, Johannes – Hubay Jenö:
Sapphic Ode
8 Rubinstein, Anton – Hubay Jenö:
Barcarolle №1
9 Rachmaninoff, Serge. – Hubay Jenö: Polichinelle
10 Strauss, Richard– Hubay Jenö:
Dream in the Twilight
11 Vieuxtemps, Henri – Hubay Jenö:
Dream
12 Händel, Georg Friedrich – Hubay Jenö: Larghetto
13–15 Tartini, Giuseppe– Hubay Jenö:
Devil’s Trill Sonata
13 I. Larghetto affettuoso
14 II. Tempo giusto
15
III. Grave – Allegro assai
Bach Johann Sebastian – Hubay Jenö:
Air


32

2004

Volkmann, Robert:
Piano Music
István Kassai, piano

Hungaroton

HCD 32231

1 Souvenir of Maróth op.6
2–13 Visegrád – Twelve
Musical Poems for Piano op. 21
2 № 1 The Oath
3 № 2 Sword-Dance
4. № 3 At the Banquet
5
№ 4 Love
6 № 5 Flower-Garden
7 № 6 Wedding Song
8 № 7 The Sybil
9 № 8 Pastorale
10 № 9 Sopng of Heroes
11 № 10 The Page
12 № 11 Soliman
13 № 12 At Salomon’s Tower – Elegy
14 Hungarian Songs op. 20
15 At Count Széchenyi’s Grave op. 41


33

2005

Hubay Jenö:
Works
for Violin and Piano
Vol. 08
Ferenc Szecsödi, violin
István Kassai, piano

Hungaroton

HCD 32312

1 Czardas Scenes № 5 op. 33
”The Waves of Lake Balaton
2 Czardas Scenes № 6 op. 34
„Yellow Maybeetle”
3 may Song op. 37 № 1
4 From Times of Yore op. 37 № 2
5 In Front of Her Portait op 38 № 1
6 Under Her Window op 38 № 2
7 Song of Nightingale op 39
8 Czardas Scenes № 7 op. 41
„Kossuth Song”
9 Czardas Scenes № 8 op. 60
„It Is Said…”
10-12 3 Pieces op. 66

10 № 1 Moment musical
11 № 2 Farewell
12 № 3 Flying Swallows

13 Waltz-Paraphrase op. 105


34

2006

Hubay Jenö:
Works
for Violin and Piano
Vol. 9
Ferenc Szecsödi, violin
István Kassai, piano

Hungaroton

HCD 32389

1 Hungarian Fantasy op. 1
2 First Nocturne op. 42
3–7 Atair –
A Musical Novel in Five Chapters op. 47
3 № 1 Woman’s Caprice
4 № 2 Invocation
5. №  3 Wildfire
6
№ 4 Declaration of Love
7 № 5 Drunk with Love  
8 Violin Solo from the Opera
„The Village Vagabond” op. 50a
9 Second Nocturne op. 73
10 Moonlight – Ballade op. 86 № 1
11 Dance of Elves –
Scherzo op. 86 № 2
12–13 Two Pieces op. 87
12 № 1 Sunbeam
13 № 2 Third Nokturne
14–15 Romance & Serenade op. 108
14 № 1 Radiant SunRomance
15 № 2 Pal Moonbeam – Gitarre
16 Vieuxtemps, Henri – Hubay: Lamento
17 Capriccio de concert op. 86 № 3


35

2006

Magyar
verbunkos zene
(Hungarian
Verbunkos Music)
István Kassai, piano
Lavotta Chamber orchestra
conducted by
Pál Molnár

Lavotta Kamarazenekar

PRECD 03115

8 Mosonyi Mihály: Piano Concerto


36

2007

Weiner Leó:
Piano Music
Vol.4
István Kassai, piano
and piano
playback [1–8]

Hungaroton

HCD 32403

1-4 Serenade
for Small Orchestra op. 3
– Version for Piano four Hands
1 I. Allegretto quasi andantino
2 II. Lebhaft, sehr rhytmisch
2
III. Andantino
4 IV. Allegro molto
5-8 String Quartet № 1 op. 4
– Version for Piano four Hands
5 I. Allegro
6 II. Allegretto vivo e grazioso
7
III. Andante espressivo
8 IV. Allegro molto vivace
9 Csongor and Tünde.
2nd Ballet op. 10c –
Version for Piano two Hands.
№ 1 Prince Csongor and the Witch
№ 2
Duet of Csongor and
the Fairy Tünde
10-14 Toldi. Symphonic Poem op 43
Illustrating Music
for the First Part of the
Epic Trilogy of J. Arany
for Piano two Hands.
9 № 1-2 Prelude
10 № 8-11 The Old Servant
11 № 20-21 Notturno
12 № 22 Sprurred Dance and Rapid
24 Finale


37

2007

Hubay Jenö:
Works
for Violin and Piano
Vol.10
Ferenc Szecsödi, violin
István Kassai, piano

Hungaroton

HCD 32452

1 Czardas Scenes № 9 op. 65
Panna Czinka’s Tune”
2-4 Three Pieces op. 10
2 № 1 Arioso
3 № 3 Devil’s Dance
4 № 3 Escape
5 A Tale op 15 № 1
6 Maggiolata op. 15 № 2
7 Czardas Scenes № 10 op. 69
”Souvenir of Szalatna
8 Henri Vieuxtemps – Hubay Jenö:
Cantilena
9-10 Two Mazurkas
9 № 1 a minor
10 № 2 g minor
11-13 Three Pieces op. 58
11 № 1 Elegic Song
12 № 2 Tender Words
13 № 3 In Spanish Style
14 Czardas Scenes № 11 op. 82
”The Willow’ Whitered Branch”


38

2008

Hubay Jenö:
Works
for Violin and Piano
Vol.11
Ferenc Szecsödi, violin
Istvnán Kassai, piano

Hungaroton

HCD 32581

1-6 Six Hungarian Poems op.27
1 № 1 Adagio
2 № 2 Allegro molto
3 № 3 Moderato
4 № 4 Allegro
5 № 5 Andantino
6 № 6 Allegro molto
7-11 Five Character Pieces op.51
7 № 1 Siciliano
8 № 2 Gavotte
9 № 3 Bolero
10 № 4 Alpine Tunes
11 № 5 Diabolical Scherzo
12-14 3 Poems after F. Coppée op.56
12 № 1 Andante ma non troppo
13 № 2 Moderato
14 № 3 Allegro con moto
15-20 Six New Hungarian Poems 76
15 № 1 Andantino ma non tanto
16 № 2 Allegro molto
17 № 3 Andante
18 № 4 Allegro molto
19 № 5 Moderato
20 № Allegro moderato
21 Autumnal Poem (1924)
22 Harlequin – Scherzo op.81
23-24 Two Pieces op.110
23 № 1 Spring Roundelay
24 № 2 The Wasp


39

2009

Hubay Jenö:
Works

for Violin and Piano
Vol.12
Ferenc Szecsödi, violin
István Kassai, piano

Hungaroton

HCD 32549

1 Czardas Scenes № 12  op. 83
My
Little Turtle
2-4 Three Pieces op. 48
2
№ 1 Ballade
3 № 2 Intermezzo
4 № 3 Serenata
5-7 Three Pieces op. 52
5
№ 1 Sonnet
6 № 2 Minuet
7 № 3 Valse caprice
8 Hungarian Folk Song op. 67
9 Paganini – Hubay: Moto perpetuo
10 Paganini – Hubay: XIII. Caprice
11 Why Are You Cooing… (1935)
12 Fugitive op. post
13 Liszt – Hubay: Valse impromptu
14 Rachmaninov – Hubay: Elegy
15-19 Five Concert Etudes Op. 115
15 № 1 C major
16 № 2 F major
17 № 3 g sharp minor
18 № 4 D major
19 № 5 A major


40

2009

Hubay Jenö:
Works

for Violin and Piano
Vol.13
Ferenc Szecsödi, violin
István Kassai, piano

Hungaroton

HCD 32582

1 Czardas Scenes № 13 op. 101
2 Silver Wings (1919)
3 Liszt – Hubay:
Hungarian Rhapsody

4-7 Four Pieces op. 95
4
№ 1 Bridal Procession
5 № 2  Star of the Sea
6 № 3 Past
7 № 4 Wood Feeling
8 Hungarian Variations
for a Solo Violin (1923)

9 Hungarian March
for Piano Four Hands
 
10 Czardas Scenes № 14 op. 117
On
János Lavotta’s Themes
11 Adieu! – Before Farewell op. 111


 41
2012
Hungaroton
HCD 32683
King István –
a cross section of the opera’s choruses.
12 Prayer 
13 Finale of the 1st act
14 Herold’s chorus
15 Welcoming chorus
16 Nuptial choir
17 Finale of 4th act
18 Trauerchor
19 Finale 

42
2013
Bartók Béla: Works for Piano
Kertész Lajos, piano
Kassai István, 2nd Piano

Naxos 9.70209-10
CD available in Hungary only
2. CD: Mikrokosmos
  
9 № 43b In Hungarian Style for Two Pianos
12 № 44b Contrary Motion for
 Two Pianos
21 № 55b Triplets in Lydian Mode for
Two Pianos
31 № 68b Hungarian Dance forTwo Pianos

43
2013
The Sea in Music
Kassai István, Klavier

Naxos
8.578269-70 
2 CD:
1 Ernest Bloch: Poems of the Sea – 
№ 3 At Sea
 
44
2014
Bartók Béla. Mikrokosmos
Vols. 2 und 3
Kertész Lajos, piano
Kassai István, 2nd Piano
Naxos
8.70208
For streaming & download 
9 № 43b In Hungarian Style for Two Pianos
11 № 44b Contrary Motion for
 Two Pianos
23 № 55b Triplets in Lydian Mode for
Two Pianos
38 № 68b Hungarian Dance forTwo Pianos
 
45
2014
Works by Széchényi Imre
Kassai István, Piano 
[1-3, 7, 15-17.]
Lázár György, 2nd Klavier
[1-3, 7.]

Hungaroton
HCD 32748
Three pieces for Piano Four Hands
№ 1. Hungarian Festive March
№ 2. Hungarian Fantaisie
№  3. Hungarian Dance 
7 An Mariette
for Piano Four Hands
15 Exspectation Polka
16 Polka-Mazurka Fantasy
17 Hungarian Polka

 

2012/12/17 Budapest. István Kassai