I. International Éva Marton Singing Competition starts

15. September 2014

Over 60 young artists, including 9 Hungarians, are expected to the I. International Éva Marton Singing Competition, the first major international contest self-organized by the Liszt Academy to take...

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.

School Opening Ceremony under the Spell of the Grand Hall

04. September 2014

For the first time in many years, the renewed music palace on Liszt Ferenc Square hosted the school opening ceremony of the Liszt Ferenc Academy of Music on the last day of August.

The Rector of the Liszt Academy Dr. Andrea Vigh's speech at the Opening Ceremony

02. September 2014

Pablo Casals International Cello Competition at the Liszt Academy

01. September 2014

The contest organized by the Philharmonia Hungary Concert Agency to be held between 4-13 September 2014 has received applications from 157 young cellists from 38 countries, among them nearly 20...

Concerto Budapest and Keller Quartet Summer Successes

30. August 2014

Concerto Budapest, resident orchestra of the Liszt Academy with chief conductor András Keller (head of the Chamber Music Workshop), and the Keller Quartet made highly successful international...

ZAK Ensemble Returns in the Fall 2014 Season

06. August 2014

The Contemporary Music Group of the Liszt Ferenc Academy of Music gives a taste of contemporary classical music in the FUGA Budapest Center of Architecture in October.

Liszt Academy Receives Japan Foreign Minister’s Commendation

01. August 2014

The Liszt Ferenc Academy of Music was awarded by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Japan for its contribution to the promotion of cultural exchange through musical education between Japan and...

Great success of the Ovid’s Metamorphoses Erasmus Intensive Programme

29. July 2014

With the support of the Tempus Public Foundation more than sixty students and professors from seven art universities form six different countries retuned the everlasting stories of Ovid at the...

Riccardo Muti Conducts the New Liszt Ferenc Chamber Choir

10. July 2014

The chorus primarily made up of current students and recent graduates of the Liszt Ferenc Academy of Music participated in a performance of Verdi’s Requiem.

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.

School Closing Ceremony in the Renewed Grand Hall

27. June 2014

The teachers and students of the Liszt Ferenc Academy of Music gathered for the school closing and graduation ceremony of the 2013/2014 academic year in the Grand Hall for the first time since the...

Kodály Seminar at the Hungarian Academy in Rome

16. June 2014

Liszt & Bartók Workshops Draw to a Close

13. June 2014

The cooperation project of the Liszt Ferenc Academy of Music in Budapest and the Haute École de Musique de Genève launched during the fall of 2013 closes on 19 June 2014 with the gala concert of...

Bartók string quartet workshop

10. June 2014

The free workshop – organised between 14-18 June 2014 under the project "Pilgrimage of musical geniuses" will be held by Sándor Devich & Gábor Takács-Nagy.

Kelemen Quartet Scores Another International Success

10. June 2014

The Kelemen Quartet, which was formed of teachers and students of the Liszt Ferenc Academy of Music in 2010, won the first prize at the Paolo Borciani International String Quartet Competition in...

Gergely Devich scores success at Eurovision Young Musicians

03. June 2014

The 16-year-old cellist attending the Special School for Exceptional Young Talents of Liszt Academy was awarded third prize in the contest.

Shibuya Arisa wins 3rd place in Belgrade

23. May 2014

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.

Yoshiki Nishi success in Italy

19. May 2014


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