János Starker, the world-renowned cellist, performing
artist and teacher of generations of musicians visited the Embassy on
April 3 to attend a reception held in his honor. Starker's assistant professor, Emilio Colón played
Gaspar Cassadó's Suite for Violoncello Solo, followed by Luigi
Boccherini's Sonata in C Major for Two Cellos, performed by Starker and
Colón. The 250-strong audience formed a massive line after the concert
to wait for their program notes signed, and many brought vinyl records
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Minsiter Gyurcsány's letter to János Starker
here to read article in the Washington Post
Minister of Health Jenő Rácz and Amb. and Mrs.
Simonyi with János Starker
János Starker with George Lang and Amb. and Mrs.