Mendelssohn Chamber Orchestra
The Mendelssohn Chamber Orchestra was founded in 1985 by a small group of young musicians who decided to continue the rich musical heritage of Veszprém city. Their repertoire ranges from the baroque to contemporary music, and even to jazz. They have played with world-famous Hungarian and international soloists such as Kocsis Zoltán, Vásáry Tamás, Perényi Miklós, Rost Andrea. The Mendelssohn Chamber Orchestra is often invited to various music and art festivals within Hungary and abroad as well, they performed in major concert halls of the world, from London, Paris and Milano to Miami or Buenos Aires, just to mention a few. The chamber orchestra is led by Kováts Péter, and they usually play without conductor.