In the roles of women dependent on men

12. September 2016

She has already enjoyed a career spanning 17 years, yet she still ranks among the generation of youthful singers. As well as being attracted to 20–21st century music, she also finds the Baroque...

5 & 12 September Guided Tours cancelled

18. August 2016

Kodály Seminar Italy 2016 in Rome

29. June 2016

The Kodály Institute of the Liszt Ferenc Academy of Music organizes a Music for Everyone through the Joy of Singing and Movement Kodály Seminar Italy from the 2th of September till the 4th, 2016 at...

New autumn concerts at the Liszt Academy

07. June 2016

Since the beginning of June onwards, the complete concert calendar of the Liszt Academy Concert Centre for the season September to December, 2016 has been accessible, and both single concert...

Creative victory crowning the 140th jubilee season of the Liszt Academy

27. May 2016

The campaign „The Music, for 140 Years” of the Liszt Academy is the winner of the 2016 Hypnosis Creative Advertisement Competition in category „outdoor”.

77 singers qualified for the II International Éva Marton Singing Competition

20. May 2016

On the basis of the decision of the pre-jury headed by Éva Marton, 50 women and 27 men can test their skills in the 19-25. September live rounds.

Chamber music concert of Andrea Meláth and Kálmán Dráfi due on 25 May rescheduled

17. May 2016

Due to technical difficulties, the concert of Andrea Meláth and Kálmán Dráfi will be taking place on a later date.

II International Éva Marton Singing Competition attracts significant interest

11. May 2016

More than 100 young opera singers representing 25 countries have applied for the second international vocal competition organized by the Liszt Academy.

Programme change: Instead of Ivett Gyöngyösi, piano soloist: László Váradi

07. May 2016

We kindly inform you of the change of piano soloist at the concert of 25 September within the framework of the autumnal Talent Oblige series.

Charles Lloyd

06. May 2016

The American saxophonist legend comes to the Liszt Academy Grand Hall on 20th May with Jason Moran pianist. Here is the article from the concert magazine of Barbara Bércesi about Charles Lloyd.

Dance house? Get together!

25. April 2016

The 5th Dance House Day is being held on 7 May 2016. For this occasion, István Pávai has compiled the programme of the concert arranged in the Grand Hall, Liszt Academy from the collection of János...

The Liszt Academy of Music has been awarded the European Heritage Label

25. April 2016

On 13 April, the Liszt Academy of Music, as one of nine selected sites, was awarded the European Heritage Label, presented by Tibor Navracsics, the European Commissioner for Education, Culture,...

Soloist chamber musicians

12. April 2016

You’d be hard-pressed to mention a classical instrumental genre in which Beethoven did not reign supreme. The piano trio is no exception. It is thought of by many as the non plus ultra of chamber...

Liszt Academy pays tribute to the memory of Leó Weiner with a chamber music competition

07. April 2016

The Weiner Foundation and the Chamber Music Department of the Liszt Ferenc Academy of Music are organizing the Weiner Leó National Chamber Music Competition between 11-15 April.

Liszt Academy on the leaderboard of the world’s arts universities

02. April 2016

The 2016 top list of the QS World University Rankings, reckoned as one of the foremost global education surveys (released in late March), shows the Budapest Liszt Academy (Liszt Ferenc Academy of...

Bartók-Pásztory prize awarded to Zsófia Tallér and Várjon Dénes

02. April 2016

On Wednesday, the composer, Zsófia Tallér and the pianist, Dénes Várjon were awarded the Bartók-Pásztory prize at the Liszt Academy. Following the reception of the award, the new facsimile edition...

The nightingale of Sakhalin

16. March 2016

Julia Lezhneva was still a young girl when she received Cecilia Bartoli's Vivaldi aria CD as a present at the turn of the Millennium. Today she possesses probably one of the most exciting voices...


11. March 2016

There is no better example of the symbiosis of teaching and concert performing than the “On the Spot” series introducing the departments of the Liszt Academy. On the occasion of the percussionists’...

Liszt Academy opening schedule during the spring holidays

11. March 2016

We kindly inform visitors that the buildings of the Liszt Academy, including the ticket office on Liszt Ferenc Square, will be closed on 15 March and on 27-28 March. Furthermore, no tours of the...

EUphony at the Liszt Academy

04. March 2016

The Grand Hall of the Liszt Academy will host a very special event on 3 March: an orchestra of young musicians will perform an extraordinary programme that the Hungarian audience may rarely hear.