Chamber music festival for three music academies in Shanghai

18. August 2017

The chamber music festival in Shanghai on 4 June, 2017 was the fruit of the trilateral agreement between the Fryderyk Chopin University of Music, the Shanghai Conservatory of Music and the Liszt...

Liszt Academy - three-time Red Dot Award Winner

14. August 2017

The image spot of the Bartók World Competition & Festival to be held this fall for the first time has been recognised with one of the most prestigious international communication design prizes....

Ádám Kiss B. won the 1st Kalotaszeg Lead Fiddler Competition

03. August 2017

The Kalotaszeg Lead Fiddler Competition was organised for the first time 27-30 July within the framework of the Méra World Music Festival. Ádám B. Kiss, a former student of the Liszt Academy, came...

Gábor Boldoczki, laureate of the Echo Klassik Award

31. July 2017

In the category ’Instrumentalist’, the trumpeter Gábor Boldoczki, member of the Liszt Ferenc Academy of Music academic staff was acknowledged with the highly prestigious award for his label...

Cancelled: chamber music recital with Vadim Gluzman, Johannes Moser and Yevgeny Sudbin

24. July 2017

We kindly inform our audience that the chamber music recital to be given by Vadim Gluzman, Johannes Moser and Yevgeny Sudbin on 7 December, 2017 - as one of the concerts in the series Chamber Music...

Special venue hosting Dohnányi’s 140th birthday celebration

29. June 2017

On 23 June, the Dohnányi’s villa and garden – now privately owned- opened its gates to host the composer’s 140th birthday celebration. The invitees attended a wreathing ceremony, an...

Szabolcs Mátyássy’s award-winning opera at the Bartók Plus Opera Festival

26. June 2017

Scævola, the work of the young composition graduate of the Liszt Academy, Szabolcs Mátyássy - winner of the opera composition contest of the 2016 Bartók Plus Opera Festival - was performed by...

On 16 June, the ticket office of the Liszt Academy will operate with special working hours

09. June 2017

Silver Blade, which is worth gold

31. May 2017

The image of the Bartók World Competition and Festival has been awarded the Silver Blade prize in the category Design Solutions/Image and Logo Design issued by the Association of Communication...

Great success of the Somewhere Over the Voices international project

26. May 2017

The joint student production of the Hanns Eisler Hochschule für Musik and the Liszt Academy was held May 9-14, 2017.

Places left for the masterclasses of the Kurtág-Ligeti Workshop at the Liszt Academy

26. May 2017

31 May is the application deadline for the instrumental and composition masterclasses of the Kurtág-Ligeti Workshop - hosted at the Liszt Academy between 17 and 21 July. The courses of the 5-day...

Zoltán Fejérvári, teacher of the Chamber Music Department has won first prize at the 2017 Montreal International Musical Competition

12. May 2017

The international jury announced the $80,000 first prize to the pionist, Zoltán Fejérvári on 10th May, at the 2017 Montreal International Musical Competition.

I think I know very little

11. May 2017

The Polish-Hungarian Piotr Anderszewski, a favourite of the Budapest audience, is not only brilliant as a pianist but also has an exciting personality as an artist.

Former Liszt Academy student, Satoko Tanimoto received Pro Cultura Hungarica Award

06. May 2017

Mr Zoltán Balog, Minister of Human Resources conferred the Pro Cultura Hungarica Award on the Japanese pianist, Satoko Tanimoto.

Obituary- Péter Komlós

05. May 2017

It is with profound sorrow that we announce the death of Péter Komlós, violinist, former professor of the Liszt Academy and founding first violinist of the Bartók String Quartet.

Andrea Vigh conferred the title ’Honorary Patron’ to the Sapporo Kitara Concert Hall

26. April 2017

The 20th anniversary of the Liszt Academy Seminar was celebrated with a jubilee gala concert by the Sapporo Kitara Concert Hall and the Liszt Academy.

Liszt Academy opening hours on 1 May and 5 June

25. April 2017

On 1 May and 5 June in the Main Building of the Liszt Academy the guided tours will not be held and the ticket office will also be closed.

2017 Leo Weiner Memorial Prize goes to Márta Gulyás

23. April 2017

The pianist, Márta Gulyás, was presented the award in the Assembly Room of the Liszt Academy, on 20 April.

Sixty-five young violinists shortlisted for the live round of the Bartók World Competition and Festival

20. April 2017

Based on the judgement of the three-member jury, representatives of twenty-three countries from four continents will have the chance to take to the stage of the Liszt Academy between 10 and 17...