Music was and is an essential part of daily life in Hungary.

Sir Georg Solti
New Additions to the World of Liszt

21 October 2021, 10.00-18.00

Old Academy of Music, Chamber Hall

Liszt Anniversary Festival

New Additions to the World of Liszt Presented by Liszt Academy

Conference in English

10.00–10.10
Dr. Andrea Vigh president’s opening statement

 

10.10–12.30
Morning session

Chair: Zsuzsanna Domokos

10.10–11.30
Robert Doran:
Liszt and Virtuosity (featuring on piano: Gábor Farkas)
Albert Brussee: Liszt’s Mazeppa Music for Piano – Background and Genesis (featuring on piano: Gábor Farkas)

11.30–12.00
break

12.00–12.30
Paul Merrick: Liszt’s Music in E Major

12.30 – 15.00
lunch

15.00–18.00
Afternoon session

Chair: Zsuzsanna Domokos

15.00–16.40
Monika Hennemann: Staging Liszt’s St Elizabeth: A Forgotten History
Mariateresa Storino: Liszt in Pisa: the roots of piano recital
Maurizio D’Alessandro: Liszt’s years in Rome and 19th-century Albano

16.40–17.00
break

17.00–18.00
Kenneth Hamilton: Recording Liszt in the 21st century
Album premiere: Kenneth Hamilton plays Liszt – Volume 1, Death and Transfiguration; Volume 2, Salon and Stage

 

Presented by

Liszt Ferenc Zeneművészeti Egyetem, MÜPA

Tickets:

Admission to the conference is free, but registration is required. You can register by clicking on the “buy ticket online” button.