Kodály's method of teaching music is brilliant …. All good music-making begins with the voice.

Sir Georg Solti

Concert Centre News

Liszt Academy: A New Century, A Renewed Building

21 September 2013

On 22 October 2013, the anniversary of the birth of Ferenc Liszt, Budapest regains one of the defining buildings of its cityscape, the Liszt Academy. In addition to the music and musicology teaching at tertiary level, the reopening marks the moment that the university launches its own cultural and concert organization activities – under the name Liszt Academy Concert Centre – in the historical building on Liszt Ferenc Square.


Petra Kiss visits China

12 September 2013

A second year MA piano student, Petra Kiss, gave three concerts in Beijing in August 2013. Here is her account of on her Far Eastern tour.


Valér Jobbágy receives the Pro Cultura Christiana Prize

7 September 2013

Liszt Academy’s teacher, Valér Jobbágy has been awarded the prize by the Hungarian Catholic Episcopal Conference in recognition of his twenty-five years of service as the first externally appointed choir conductor of the Pécs Cathedral, for his work leading the Palestrina Chorus and his activities promoting Catholic culture.


News Archive

1 September 2013

Liszt Academy's news published before October 2013