Just enjoy! – organist of the Notre-Dame plays from Budapest for the world

Having a transcription or an adaptation of an original piece can be, in some ways, really refreshing – Olivier Latry says.

Lázár Brothers: we tried not to panic when in lockdown at the Lake Balaton

The two brothers give their first live streamed album release concert. These new songs are more optimistic than ever…

Let’s Play! – Judit Varga tells us about the Transparent Sound New Music Festival

The Transparent Sound New Music Festival is organised for the 8th time. Composer Judit Varga explains how it works out during the pandemic.

A tour among the organ pipes with the Müpa loyalty programme

With a few clicks, one can register for free to collect points. The higher level we reach, the more discounts we get.

Here is the future of Hungarian music! – interview with Gyula Fekete about the Müpa competition

The composing competition is a huge success, we can see that Hungarian composing is in a good shape – says lecturer of the Academy of Music.

The many ornaments on the Müpa Christmas tree: PR and marketing awards!

The professional feedback shows that Müpa found the best way to feed the audience with great things and make the connection even stronger.

Postumus exhibitions in two Budapest venues keep Tamás Konok’s legacy alive

It is painful that Tamás Konok, at the zenith of his creativity, did not live to see the opening of these exhibitions.

Wagner is like drugs, but even better! – interview with Ádám Fischer

Wagner was able to pour us with a tsunami of intensive emotions way before we discovered them due to covid – Ádám Fischer says.

Colouring books open a brand new world for us!

The music sheet book is designed for schoolchildren; 50000 pupils from 116 schools will receive it as a Christmas present.

I would consider extending this Chrismas short film – says director Attila Szász

We wanted to show the loneliness of the life of a piano when there are no concerts, until someone special comes by…

What is behind the many windows of the advent calendar?

A surprise for every day: music, conversations, theatre, Christmas playlists, a short movie, literature, and many more.

The living memory of Dmitri Hvorostovsky will stay with us forever

Dmitri Hvorostovsky lived 55 years, with around 30 constantly on stage. His legacy consists of many albums and videos.

Secrets behind the concert videos we can see at home – interview with the creative director of Müpa Studio

Müpa Studio is unique in its kind, it requires the teamwork of many colleagues. This is one secret behind the success of the Müpa.

What can we learn from collective forgetting? – new essay performance by Oliver Zahn will happen online

I had also always wanted to make a desktop-based performance, and the pandemic suddenly made a space for such works – Oliver Zahn says.

Cheerful and uplifting Romengo concert as a live stream!

Roma music is a huge YES to life, a triumph of community. This musicality and centuries of traditions can be seen online tonight.

Instrument making is a wonderful profession, says “father” of the new giant cimbalom

We take natural materials and create something that can entertain millions of people in a street or a concert hall – the master says.

Live early music concert to start advent in our homes

György Vashegyi’s formations, the Orfeo Orchestra and the Purcell Choir, bring us German, Austrian, Hungarian, French and Italian pieces.

This could be Don Giovanni’s missing aria! – covid restrictions result in opera teaser

The concert will be true to the musical world and mood of the opera, and we can also make a good use of our imagination.

Miklós Lukács played the first tunes on this brand new cimbalom

The instrument was unveiled at a private event in the concert hall, in the presence of creator Ákos Nagy and cimbalom artist Miklós Lukács.

Remembering internationally recognised Hungarian artist Tamás Konok

His conscious and professional creative activity, high intellect and kind personality leaves an irreplaceable and painful hiatus behind him.

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