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New season kicks off at the Liszt Academy

New season kicks off at the Liszt Academy

20 September 2021

The Liszt Academy is offering a discount system for its concert series instead of season tickets; the institution will also host a festival commemorating the 210th birth anniversary of its founder, Franz Liszt. This year's Bartók World Competition will feature string quartet ensembles, and the institution has launched a new cooperation with the Franz Liszt Chamber Orchestra under the name “Master Play.”