Ádám György

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Ádám György
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Ádám György, 2011
Background information
Born (1982-01-28) 28 January 1982 (age 35)
Origin Pomáz, Hungary
Genres Classical
Occupation(s) Pianist
Instruments Piano
Website adamgyorgy.com

Ádám György (born 28 January 1982) is a Hungarian pianist. György started his music studies at the age of four. While studying under Katalin Halmagyi, he was accepted to the Béla Bartók Conservatory of Budapest in 1994. György won the National Youth Piano Competition in 1998 and the Hungary's Pianist 2000 award two years later. From 2000 to 2006, Ádám attended the Franz Liszt Academy of Music in Budapest, where he studied under György Nador and Balázs Reti. Currently, he is pursuing graduate studies at the Franz Liszt Academy, and he is director of the Adam György Castle Academy.[1] On 8 June 2012 he performed at the opening ceremony of the UEFA Euro 2012 in Warsaw, Poland.[2]

Awards[edit]

  • 2004 – First International Chopin Competition in Budapest: First Prize, Grand Prize
  • 2003 – San Remo International Piano Competition: "Special Prize"
  • 2002 – The Prix Classic Vienna (Wiener-Klassik-Preis)
  • 2000 – The Liszt Academy of Music in Budapest
  • 1998 - National Youth Piano Competition, Hungary

Recordings[edit]

  • Ádám György, Concert in Budapest (2005)
  • Ádám György, Plays the Piano (2006)
  • Ádám György, Plays Bach and Mozart (2008)
  • Ádám György, Live in Budapest (DVD HD) (2008)
  • Ádám György, Live in Budapest, BLU-RAY (2009) [3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Adam György, Biography". Retrieved 2011-02-20. 
  2. ^ "Flower power defines EURO ceremony". UEFA. June 8, 2012. Retrieved June 16, 2012. 
  3. ^ "Adam Gyorgy Shop". Retrieved 2011-02-20. 

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