New Additions to the World of Liszt

New Additions to the World of Liszt

Old Academy of Music

22 October, 2021 | 10.00 am

Free programme

The programme is free, but pre-registration is required.

10 am – 10.30 am
Prof. Monika Hennemann: Staging Liszt’s St Elizabeth: A Forgotten History

10.35 am – 11 am
Wolfgang Seibold: „Ich habe ganz meinen lieben Liszt von früher wiedergefunden.“ Pauline Viardot-Garcia and Ferenc Liszt

11.10 am – 11.40 am
Udo Steingraeber: Ferenc Liszt’s life by 130 original photographs

3 pm – 4 pm
Public discussion with Alan Walker and hosts Mária Eckhardt and Boldizsár Fejérvári (online)

This large-scale, four-day conference of musicology and music history, which will end on Ferenc Liszt’s birthday on October 22, will provide an overview of new developments and new trends in Liszt research. On October 18–19, the lectures will focus on Liszt’s relations with Hungary and the history of Hungarian music in the second half of the 19th century. On 21–22 October, leading international experts of Liszt – from the Dutch Albert Brussee through the Canadian Alan Walker to the British Kenneth Hamilton – will talk about the latest results of their research. The lectures will be accompanied by concerts, book and CD presentations.

This conference of the Liszt Fest is jointly presented by Müpa Budapest and Liszt Academy.

Old Academy of Music
1064 Budapest, Vörösmarty utca 35.

Old Academy of Music

22 October, 2021 | 10.00 am

Free programme

The programme is free, but pre-registration is required.

Old Academy of Music
1064 Budapest, Vörösmarty utca 35.

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