Composition database

This is the Composition Database of BMC, which includes information about works by composers that are either Hungarian or Hungarian by origin or live in Hungary.

Title of the work

Te Deum


Original / Hungarian title
Budavári Te Deum
Foreign language / English title
Te Deum
Year of composition

Solo voice(s), choir & orchestra
S., T., A., B. (ad libitum, alt and bass solo can be replaced by choir) - mixed choir - 2 fl., 2 ob., 2 cl., 2 fg. - 4 cor., 3 tr., 3 trb., tuba - timp., org. (ad libitum can be igmored) - strings
22 min

Premiere information
2nd September 1936, Matthias Church, Budapest; Irén Ritter (S.), Melanie Kisfaludy (A.), István Laczó (T.), Zsigmond Mezey (B.), Antal Várhelyi (org.), the choir and orchestra of Matthias Church, Viktor Sugár (cond.)
Publisher / Source
Universal Edition, UE10849A (choral score), UE10849B (piano reduction), PH276 (pocket score); Performance material available