My friends are those who haunt the Ideal; there, dear friend, we 'recognize' each other, and shall always do so…

Liszt to Ödön Mihalovich

Welcome our newly admitted students!

Information for students starting the academic year 2021/22 can be read HERE.

Liszt Ferenc Academy of Music

The Liszt Ferenc Academy of Music in Budapest is the only university of music in the world founded by Franz Liszt. The renowned piano virtuoso, composer, conductor, teacher, author and philanthropist established the institution in 1875.

Our impressive list of alumni bridges genres, continents and ages. Sir Georg Solti, Antal Doráti, Sándor Végh, György Sebők, János Starker, Tamás Vásáry, Péter Frankl, György Pauk, Zoltán Kocsis, Dezső Ránki, András Schiff, Péter Eötvös, Miklós Perényi and Éva Marton, amongst others, have had an immense impact on the development of classical music.

Students of the Liszt Ferenc Academy of Music are educated according to the institution’s twin spirits of tradition and progressiveness, while breathing in the inspiring atmosphere of the Liszt Academy Concert Centre with its international concert life. Teaching is conducted on a one-to-one basis and in small groups and workshops, respecting the individual needs of each talented student.

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Classical, folk music, jazz – New Year's eve concert of the Liszt Academy students, 1 January 2019

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Master Classes in 2021
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