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“We can always count on his inspiring presence and friendly attention.”

“We can always count on his inspiring presence and friendly attention.”

21 September 2019

Liszt Academy President and professors of the Musicology Department greeted professor emeritus, László Somfai on his 85th birthday. We interviewed the musicologist about his memories about the institution, his teaching career after the celebration. As an advice to the young musicologists, he said: they should always scrutinise what is in the score first, about what the piece is!

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