Liszt Ferenc was a prolific 19th-century Hungarian composer, virtuoso pianist, conductor, music teacher, arranger, organist, philanthropist, and author.
The International Liszt Ferenc Competition is supported by Liszt Ferenc Academy and Liszt Ferenc Society of Music for promoting music and arts education. It is an honor that the world renowned pianist and music educator Professor Kiraly Csaba serves as the President of the jury committee.
The festival aims to encourage artistic development among the young musicians by providing opportunities for the participants to perform in an open and fair environment. The jury is led by Professor Kiraly Csaba and other internationally renowned music experts and educators.
Golden, Silver and Bronze trophies will be awarded to the winners for each of the competition categories. All contestants will receive participation certificates as well as the opportunities to visit the Liszt Ferenc Academy of Music in Budapest and attend the workshops by international music professionals. Such opportunities expand horizons to Hungarian music and music facilities at Liszt Ferenc Academy of Music.
Hong Kong Preliminary Round
Date: 27th April,2019
Venue： Caritas Institute of Higher Education
Macau Preliminary Round
Date: 12th May,2019
Venue： University of Science and Technology
Mainland China Preliminary Round
Date: May-June ,2019
Malaysia Preliminary Round
Date: 31st May 2019
Venue: Inote Music Academy (Melaka)
Date: 1st June 2019
Venue: UCSI University (Kuala Lumpur)
Date: 2nd June 2019
Venue: Huzza Music (Johor Bahru)