Latest academy successes in Transylvania

23. February 2014

János Elmauer, second year MA student of trumpet at the Liszt Ferenc Academy of Music, took part in a five-stop tour of Transylvania in February 2014.

Miho Morimoto is winner of the 2014 Yamaha Scholarship

23. February 2014

This year students specializing in piano at the Liszt Academy could apply for the annual scholarship announced by Yamaha Music Europe GmbH.

Stipendium Hungaricum Scholarship

22. February 2014

Concert by Japanese music academy students in Nyíregyháza

13. February 2014

The unusual concert also featuring Japanese works and given by guest students of the Liszt Ferenc Academy of Music was arranged in the concert hall of the Vikár Sándor School of Music on 3 February...

First international opera exam festival of the Liszt Academy a huge success

27. January 2014

Liszt Academy's firtst Opera Exam Festival staged between 23-26 January 2014 concluded with full-house performances and the guest appearance of music and arts institutions of higher education from...

"Our Brain as Pianist" / The Anatomy of Piano Playing - lecture by Eitan Globerson

24. January 2014

How our knowledge of the human brain can affect our approach to piano playing. This public lecture by the dean of the Jerusalem Academy of Music and Dance tackles this question. The event is...

February master classes at Liszt Academy

17. January 2014

Christine Schornsheim, Kati Debrecteni and Malcolm Bilson, Alexander Baillie and John Thwaites are holding master classes in February 2014 at the Liszt Academy.

A Shower of Awards for István Lajkó at the 7th International Liszt-Bartók-Ligeti Piano Competition

30. December 2013

The young piano professor of the Liszt Ferenc Academy of Music won two special awards along with the Grand Prize and the First Prize.

Sándor Szokolay dies at 83

09. December 2013

The renowned composer and professor emeritus of Liszt Academy passed away last Sunday in his Sopron home.

I. International Eva Marton Singing Competition announced

04. December 2013

Liszt Academy's first international contest is open to singers from all nationalities aged 18-32/35 years. Application deadline: 15 March 2014.

Denise Bacon obituary

18. November 2013

Founder and director of the Kodály Musical Training Institute and the Kodály Center of America died peacefully on November 11, 2013 at the Briarwood Health Care facility in Needham, Massachusetts.

New President of the Liszt Academy: Dr. Andrea Vigh

07. November 2013

Dr. Andrea Vigh, harpist, university professor and former vice president of the Liszt Academy, became president of the Liszt Academy of Music on November 1, 2013.

Eszter Király’s International Success

02. November 2013

3rd year student of the Liszt Academy wins 2nd prize at the 11th International Clarinet Competition in Carlino.


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