I am not exaggerating when I say that, whatever I achieved as a musician, I owe more to Leó Weiner than to anyone else. ... To me, he remains an outstanding example of what a musician should be.

Sir Georg Solti

Concert Centre News

PRESTO – a winning Erasmus+ project

PRESTO – a winning Erasmus+ project

20 April 2021

A 5-strong project consortium led by the Kodály Institute of the Liszt Academy has been awarded a significant funding of ~270.000€ through the Erasmus+ ‘Strategic Partnerships Call in Response to Covid-19’.

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Registration deadline extended

Registration deadline extended

19 April 2021

Since the pandemic has made it difficult to prepare for the Bartók World Competition, we extend the deadline to 15 June 2021.

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HIS OEUVRE HAS RELEVANCE TO HUMAN AND SOCIAL PROBLEMS TOPICAL EVEN TODAY

HIS OEUVRE HAS RELEVANCE TO HUMAN AND SOCIAL PROBLEMS TOPICAL EVEN TODAY

1 April 2021

On the 140th anniversary of the birth of Béla Bartók, a commemoration of the milestone anniversaries of a career, of understanding, of love: László Vikárius, professor at the Liszt Academy of Music and head of the Bartók Archives of the Institute for Musicology, evokes our great predecessor.

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Day of Hungarian Classical Music Founded by the Liszt Academy and the Hungarian National Philharmonic Orchestra

Day of Hungarian Classical Music Founded by the Liszt Academy and the Hungarian National Philharmonic Orchestra

23 March 2021

With the stated intent of establishing a tradition, the Liszt Academy and the Hungarian National Philharmonic Orchestra is launching a series of programmes called The Day of Hungarian Classical Music on May 30, commemorating the birthday of the late pianist and conductor Zoltán Kocsis. The organisers have invited several ensembles and educational institutions across the country to participate in the event.

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