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
Cello master class by István Várdai

2 November 2019, 10.30-14.30

Room X

Cello master class by István Várdai Presented by Liszt Academy

Schedule of the master class:

10.30–11.30: Szabolcs Madarasi
Dvořák: Cello Concerto in B minor, Op. 104 – 1. Allegro, 2. Adagio, ma non troppo

11.30–12.30: Flóra Matuska
Chopin: Sonata for Violin and Piano in G minor, Op. 65

12.30–13.30: Flóra Blahunka
Tchaikovsky: Variations on a Rococo Theme, Op. 33 (with the amendments by Wilhelm Fitzenhagen)

13.30–14.30: Eszter Agárdi
Kodály: Cello Sonata, Op. 8 – 3. Allegro molto vivace

Presented by

Liszt Ferenc Academy of Music, Strings Department


The master class is free of charge and open to all interested as the rooms' capacity allows. No preliminary application is necessary. Certificates of attendance are not issued.