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

Lujza Tari’s New Volume on Zoltán Kodály’s Folk Music Collections


At 4pm on Thursday, 20 September, Lujza Tari’s  – associate professor of the Folk Music Department -  new volume on Kodály’s Bars County folk music collections will be presented in the Bartók Room of the Institute for Musicology.

The book presentation will be chaired by Pál Richter, Director of the Institute for Musicology of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences and Head of the Folk Music Department of the Liszt Academy, while the volume will be introduced by Katalin Paksa.

Musical contributions will be provided by Veronika Pásku and the Folk Music students of the Liszt Ferenc Academy of Music under the professional guidance of the author.