The point is to increase gradually the level of the understanding, cultivation and practice of musical art. This task falls particularly to the new Academy.

Liszt to Antal Augusz

Alexander Gebert Cello Master Class at the Liszt Academy

14. March 2019

Application deadline: 25 March, 2019

Date and location:

27 March (Wednesday) 2019, 15.00–21.00

Liszt Academy Main Building, Room XVII (Liszt Ferenc square 8, 1061 Budapest)


Participation and application:

Active participation is possible for the students of the Academy and the Bartók Béla Music Secondary School, whereas passive participation is possible for everyone.

Please apply by sending an e-mail to Zita Kálmándy (Department of International Affairs and Development) until 25 March 2019 to the following address: kalmandy.zita[at]

For active participants: please include the chosen piece(s) in your e-mail!


Alexander Gebert has studied with such renowned artists as Natalia Gutman, Philippe Muller, Csaba Szilvay, Victoria Yaglig, Kazimierz Michalik, Marko Ylönen and Heikki Rautasalo. He is prize winner at the Lutoslawski Competition in Warsaw, Antonio Janigro Contest in Zagreb, International Geneva Cello Competition and winner of the Valentino Bucchi Contest of Rome subsequently. He has performed widely both as a soloist and as a chamber musician at many prestigious venues and as a member of the Altenberg Trio Vienna. Alexander Gebert gives numerous masterclasses internationally, and teaches regularly in Austria, Finland, Slovenia and Poland. He is professor at the Hochschule für Musik Detmold.