Please allow me that, apart from my regrettable ignorance of the Hungarian language, I remain Magyar in my heart and soul from birth to the grave. As a consequence, I earnestly wish to further the progress of Hungarian music.

Liszt to Antal Augusz

Electronic music master class by Tamás Ungváry


The Electronic Music Media Porgramme of the Academy celebrates the renowned composer’s, Tamás Ungváry’s 80th birthday with a Master Class. During his visit to Budapest, 3 to 6 May 2017, the Sweden based composer will present his prominent works and achievements to the students and the public in lectures and practical workshops. 

The main topic of the master class will be present interaction and the questions of ergonomics in electroacoustic music. Ungváry’s famous hyper-instrument, the Sentograph will also be introduced on the workshops and at the concerts. 

5 May (Friday) 

17.00: Lecture  
19.00: Concert
Tamás Ungváry: Präludium (1987) – organ, fixed media
Tamás Ungváry: Akonel2 (1978) – flute, electronics (featuring Kristóf Siklósi)
Tamás Ungváry – Ákos Nagy: J'écoute les sons étouffés dans la pluie –¬ electroacoustic improvisation (featuring Ákos Nagy)
Ungváry Tamás: L’aube des flammes (1984) – electroacoustic music
Ungváry Tamás: Sinus Coitus (1979) – piano, fixed media (featuring Bálint Baráth)

6 May (Saturday)

19.00: Closing Concert of the Master Class
Tamás Ungváry: soNOdans
Tamás Ungváry: Fingerprints
Compositions by the students participating in the workshops 

Venue of the lecture and the concerts

Room XXIII, Main Building (Liszt Ferenc tér)

Entry is free of charge. Please note that places are limited (45).