Live webcast – Concert of Dennis Russell Davies & Liszt Academy Symphony Orchestra

2018. május 17.

Éva Marton International Opera Studio

2018. április 27.

An intensive masterclass held by the world-famous soprano with a focus on Puccini’s Turandot between 8-26 October 2018.

The Bartók World Competition of Composition 2018 is now open for submissions

2018. április 23.

In 2018 the Bartók World Competition & Festival goes on with the competition of composers at the Liszt Ferenc Academy of Music.

Music for String Instruments, Percussion and Vocals

2018. április 12.

Ágnes Herczku & Friends in the Liszt Academy

Celestial tones of heavenly music full of pride

2018. április 05.

“My favourite piece is generally the one I am currently playing.” We asked pianists István Gulyás, Yohei Wakioka and Jenő Jandó to talk about their experiences of Liszt’s music. In the interview,...

Paradise is just a few steps away

2018. március 23.

The path of a talented artist is often shaped by fortune and momentous encounters, but it also depends on an education system that must recognize and develop especially gifted students. We...

Liszt Ferenc Memorial Museum and the Liszt Academy Among Best Sights of Budapest

2018. március 22.

The Liszt Academy and the Liszt Ferenc Memorial Museum and Research Centre have been awarded the Expert’s Choice Prize. The prestigious international commendation is bestowed on less than two 2% of...

Hungary-related handwritten musical notes found their home in the Liszt Museum

2018. március 12.

Liszt manuscripts believed to be lost have emerged from a private collection. Their historical significance and their impact on Hungarian music-culture is invaluable. The manuscripts purchased by...

‘I expect two things from a composer: he should come up with something fresh then amaze me.’

2018. március 09.

The above statement is Mr. Zoltán Jeney’s favourite quotation from the composer Stockhausen. We’ve interviewed the professor emeritus of the Liszt Academy on the occasion of his turning 75 years old.

The prizes of the János Arany competition for composers have been awarded at the Liszt Academy

2018. március 05.

The event whose set up was supported by the Memorial Committee of the János Arany Anniversary hosted Mr. János Áder President of Hungary, and a speech was made by Péter Hoppál Minister of State for...

Let’s connect with music! - Interview with the world-renowned conductor Pinchas Steinberg

2018. február 28.

Pinchas Steinberg has overseen the development of several generations of musicians in a rapidly moving modern world that responds to quick impacts and strong stimuli. The following advice of his...

“One must be able to give an account of each second and each note” – Interview with the composer Máté Bella

2018. február 22.

How can a young composer make a breakthrough in the contemporary international music scene? Where do applied composition and classical quality coincide? These questions were raised in an interview...

Opening hours and guided tours of the Liszt Academy during Spring season

2018. február 21.

„His performance always affects with self-evident power”

2018. február 19.

The cellist Mr. Miklós Perényi holding Prima Primissima, Kossuth and Ferenc Liszt prizes has been awarded the title of professor emeritus by the senate of the Liszt Academy.

Parity – the quest for true art

2018. február 15.

We interviewed the Kossuth Prizewinning violinist, János Rolla – concertmaster and artistic director of the Franz Liszt Chamber Orchestra and former head of the Chamber Music Department at the...

„Teaching is a fundamental layer of my life” – Interview with Prof Katalin Komlós

2018. február 05.

The President of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences, Prof László Lovász has conferred upon the professor emerita of the Liszt Ferenc Academy of Music, Katalin Komlós the József Eötvös Wreath. She...

“There is always a right approach, we just have to find it. This is the most difficult task for educators”

2018. február 01.

Joel Smirnoff is the former chair of the Violin Department of his highly acclaimed alma mater, the Juilliard School, the former president of the Cleveland Institute of Music, and has been a member...

Conference tributes and holy mass in honour of László Dobszay’s birthday

2018. január 31.

László Dobszay’s life and work are honoured with a series of presentations and concerts given by the great Széchenyi Prize-winning music historian, folk music researcher, choral conductor and...

Talent in itself is not enough

2018. január 18.

The globally recognised violinist Salvatore Accardo visited the Liszt Academy twice this year: most recently, this autumn, last as leader of the Quartetto Accardo, while some weeks earlier he was...