The most important class, however, for me and for hundreds of other Hungarian musicians, was the chamber-music class. From about the age of fourteen, and until graduation from the Academy, all instrumentalists except the heavy-brass players and percussionists had to participate in this course. Presiding over it for many years was the composer Leó Weiner, who thus exercised an enormous influence on three generations of Hungarian musicians.

Sir Georg Solti

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Liszt Academy joins the Eurobalcon online initiative

Liszt Academy joins the Eurobalcon online initiative

3 April 2020

Following the joint initiative of the Lyon and Paris National Conservatories of Music and Dance, the renowned prelude of Marc-Antoine Charpentier's Te Deum will be performed first on April 3 and at 7 p.m. every consecutive Friday. The Liszt Academy has warmly welcomed the invitation: every week a different professor will be performing the piece at a balcony concert.

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Concerts at the Liszt Academy – delivered to your living room!

Concerts at the Liszt Academy – delivered to your living room!

21 March 2020

We are launching a series of broadcast of our concerts recorded over the past years on our website and social media page. The first in the series will be a November 2016 performance of two works by Donhányi in the interpretation of the Liszt Academy Symphony Orchestra conducted by János Kovács on Sunday at 7:30 p.m.

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