Hungary is celebrating the 100th anniversary of the world-famous Hungarian pianist, György Cziffra’s birthday within the framework of an official Memorial Year. UNESCO also lists the jubilee as a recommended anniversary.
To commemorate Cziffra’s 100th birthday, concerts, lectures, masterclasses, children’s activities, initiatives to foster young talent will be held in the major cities and concert halls of international music life in collaboration with Hungarian and international music organisations, orchestras and the leading performers of the world.
MORE THEN 100 EVENTS, 15 COUNTRIES, 35 CITIES WORLDWIDE
PARIS – RADIO FRANCE, SALLE GAVEAU
NEW YORK – LINCOLN CENTER
GENEVA – VICTORIA HALL
LONDON – COVENT GARDEN, CADOGAN HALL
PRAGUE – SMETENA HALL
SENLIS – FONDATION CZIFFRA
BUDAPEST – MÜPA, LISZT ACADEMY OF MUSIC