„Bartók always touches me, and I must answer to his call”

26. October 2017

The Bartók World Competition and Festival from th Finnish and Japanese perspectives.

„We are building bridges” – television interview with the President of the Liszt Ferenc Academy of Music, Andrea Vigh

24. August 2017

The President of the Liszt Academy gave an account about the maintenance of Bartók’s legacy as well as of the procedure and special events of the Bartók World Competition & Festival in the evening...

Dohnányi and Bartók

01. February 2017

There was a time when it appeared that the music of Ernő Dohnányi would be forever banished from the living music memory and the concert hall. Happily, this did not come to pass, thanks in part to...

“Fresh and free from mannerisms”

16. January 2017

For many years now, Opera Exam Festival recitals have ranked among the most exciting of the Liszt Academy’s programmes in January. We spoke with András Almási-Tóth, head of the Liszt Academy Opera...

Kodály Institute model school now also in Kecskemét

17. October 2016

On 13 October, the Kodály Institute of the Liszt Ferenc Academy of Music entered into a cooperation agreement with the Reformed Elementary School of Kecskemét: as of the autumn of 2016, also...

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”.

Liszt Academy opens its doors even wider through virtual galleries

04. December 2015

In addition to the online galleries and Street View panorama created in collaboration with Google Cultural Institute, the Liszt Academy has also put together its own self-developed virtual tour.

Liszt Academy celebrates 140 years with gala concert

18. November 2015

The Liszt Academy is much more than merely an institution of education, it has become a true legend. These were the words of President of the Liszt Academy Dr. Andrea Vigh prior to a celebratory...

Dual communications success on the 140th birthday of the Liszt Academy

17. November 2015

The 140 Years of Music campaign claimed a best-in-category win at the Mediadesign competition, while the following day representatives of the institution collected a Red Dot Award for the...

Baroque soul

11. November 2015

Both the music profession and the public rank her as one of today’s greatest Baroque violinists. Many of her recordings have won prizes, and her students rave about her; but if there exist artists...

Liszt Academy Ranks among Best at 2015 Design Management Award Competition

27. September 2015

The renewed corporate identity of the Liszt Academy has been deemed as being exemplary and was awarded a certificate of merit by the Hungarian Intellectual Property Office and the Hungarian Design...

Restored Liszt Academy latest jewel in Budapest’s musical crown

15. June 2015

In the video published by Euronews president Andrea Vigh speaks about the recently won Europa Nostra prize.

Jordi Savall at Liszt Academy

02. June 2015

Invited by the Liszt Ferenc Academy of Music, Catalan viola da gamba artist Jordi Savall held a master class in the Solti Hall on the morning of 18 May, while in the evening he performed Bach’s...

First public concert of the Bogányi-piano

10. March 2015

The curtain comes up on the new, hi-tech Hungarian instrument on 11 March in Liszt Academy's Grand Hall. Reportage and video by Euronews

The Design Oscar Goes to Liszt Academy

10. September 2014

Liszt Academy’s new corporate identity created for the Fall 2013 reopening won the most prestigious international award of the design industry.

Liszt Academy's Rising Stars at UNESCO Paris Headquarters

05. July 2014

The proposal of the Kodály Method to the UNESCO Intangible Cultural Heritage list was made memorable by the greatly successful concert of the students of the Liszt Ferenc Academy of Music.

Liszt: Ideas on Art and Artists - New temporary exhibition at Liszt Museum

20. May 2014

New temporary exhibition opens on 20 May 18:00 in the Chamber Hall of the Liszt Ferenc Memorial Museum.

Liszt Academy built from LEGO - video

26. February 2014

Interactive model of the Art Nouveau palace built in collaboration with LEGO Hungary

BBC’s report on the reopening of Liszt Academy

13. December 2013

BBC’s touristic series, Fast Track: Insider Guide features the 22 October Opening Gala.

Liszt Academy in The New York Times

19. November 2013

It is no overstatement that the news of Liszt Academy’s reopening has gained worldwide coverage.