• 9 March 2011.

III. PianoForte Further Training Course

lasting from March to November
practice-teaching and theory-methodology further training for piano teachers

Courses leading teachers:

TÜNDE ASZALÓS

IZABELLA DARSKA HAVASI
methodological approach and teaching of Chopin's works

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  • 13 March 2011.

offering prizes (support):

VII. National Competition for the learners of Music Schools'
Further Training Courses

(Szentendre - HU)

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  • 16 March 2011.

III. PianoForte Further Training Course

lasting from March to November
 practice-teaching and theory-methodology further training for piano teachers

Courses leading teachers:

TÜNDE ASZALÓS

IZABELLA DARSKA HAVASI
methodological approach and teaching of Chopin's works

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  • 27 April 2011.

III. PianoForte Further Training Course

lasting from March to November
practice-teaching and theory-methodology further training for piano teachers

Courses leading teachers:

TÜNDE ASZALÓS

IZABELLA DARSKA HAVASI
methodological approach and teaching of Chopin's works

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  • 8 May 2011.

offering prizes (support)

XIX. INTERNATIONAL CHOPIN PIANO COMPETITION FOR CHILDREN AND YOUTH (Szafarnia - PL)

The winner of the György Ferenczy Art Award: GIORGIO TRIONE BARTOLI (IT)

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  • 11 May 2011.

III. PianoForte Further Training Course

lasting from March to November
practice-teaching and theory-methodology further training for piano teachers

Courses leading teachers:

TÜNDE ASZALÓS

IZABELLA DARSKA HAVASI
methodological approach and teaching of Chopin's works

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  • 25 July - 8 August 2011.

                                                   within the
Crescendo Hungary Summer Academy (Sárospatak - HU)

Lecture: Polish national dances and their folk origin

Chopin piano master course

Piano teaching

Lecturer - chief teacher : IZABELLA DARSKA HAVASI

       

 

 

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  • 14 September 2011.

III. PianoForte Further Training Course

lasting from March to November
practice-teaching and theory-methodology further training for piano teachers

Courses leading teachers:

TÜNDE ASZALÓS

IZABELLA DARSKA HAVASI
methodological approach and teaching of Chopin's works

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  • 28 September 2011.

III. PianoForte Further Training Course

lasting from March to November
practice-teaching and theory-methodology further training for piano teachers

Courses leading teachers:

TÜNDE ASZALÓS

IZABELLA DARSKA HAVASI
methodological approach and teaching of Chopin's works

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  • 9 October 2011.

The winner of the III. International Chopin Piano Competition
in Budapest (2008)

ALEKSANDRA MYSLEK (PL)

guest appearance in France (Senlis - Chapelle Saint-Frambourg)

coorganizers: Fondation Cziffra, L'Association Musicale Franco-Hongroise and György Ferenczy Foundation

participates: Isabelle Oehmichen piano artist

                                                        
                                             Isabelle Oehmichen     Aleksandra Myslek

     Program:

Isabelle Oehmichen:  Liszt - Un Sospiro
                                     Liszt - Jeux d'eau à la Villa d'Este
Aleksandra Myslek:  Schumann - Davidsbündlertänze op. 6

                                  Chopin - Fantaisie in F minor
                                  Chopin - Barcarolle in F sharp major
                                  Chopin - Polonaise-Fantaisie

 

 

 

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  • 19 October 2011.

III. PianoForte Further Training Course

lasting from March to November
practice-teaching and theory-methodology further training for piano teachers

Courses leading teachers:

TÜNDE ASZALÓS

IZABELLA DARSKA HAVASI
methodological approach and teaching of Chopin's works

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  • 26 October 2011.

III. PianoForte Further Training Course

lasting from March to November
practice-teaching and theory-methodology further training for piano teachers

Courses leading teachers:

TÜNDE ASZALÓS

IZABELLA DARSKA HAVASI
methodological approach and teaching of Chopin's works

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  • 6 November 2011

The winner

of the I. "Chopin + ......" International Piano Competition (2006)
and the III. "Chopin + ......" International Piano Competition (2010)

ELIZAVETA NAZARUK (RUS)

guest performance in France (Senlis - Chapelle Saint-Frambourg)

in course of Festival SenLiszt organized by Fondation Cziffra in honour of the
90th anniversary of Georges Cziffra's birth and of the Liszt Year

            

Program:

Rachmaninov - Barcarolle op. 10 / 3
Debussy - Estampes: "La soirée dans Grenade"
Debussy - Preludes: "General Lavine - Excentrique"
Chopin - Nocturne op. 9 / 2
Chopin - Polonaise op. 40 / 2

Elizaveta in Senlis:

Elizaveta in Paris:  

Elizaveta in Warsaw:

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  • 14 November 2011

That was it? - Pianoforte: in memory of György Ferenczy

Miklós Csepeli's article on website of Hungarian Association of Bridge
(Images used in this article were provided by György Ferenczy Foundation)

 

The article available here (in Hungarian only):   csepeli_pianoforte.html

The images:

 

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  • 23 November 2011

III. PianoForte Further Training Course

lasting from March to November
practice-teaching and theory-methodology further training for piano teachers

Courses leading teachers:

TÜNDE ASZALÓS

IZABELLA DARSKA HAVASI
methodological approach and teaching of Chopin's works

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  • 30 November 2011

III. PianoForte Futher Training Course

lasting from March to November
practice-teaching and theory-methodology further training for piano teachers

Courses leading teachers:

TÜNDE ASZALÓS

IZABELLA DARSKA HAVASI
methodological approach and teaching of Chopin's works

  • 30 November 2011

Prof. JAN JANSKI's resignation letter:

            

Translation of the letter:                                                           Poznan, 30.11.2011.

Prof. Jan Janski
I.J.Paderewski Music Academy
Poznan

                                                                                                   Dear Founder
                                                                                                   mgr. Izabella Darska Havasi
                                                                                                   György Ferenczy Foundation
                                                                                                   H - 1172 BUDAPEST
                                                                                                   Nagyszékes u. 8.

          I warmly congratulate mgr. Izabella Darska Havasi and the administrative team on the occasion of the 5th National György Ferenczy Music Schools' Piano Competition, to set up and exemplary prepared the previous competitions much needed for the young pianists in rare friendly atmosphere which is very necessary for young performers. The competitors performing skills are constantly developed, the competitions earned international recognition to themselves.
          I thank the jury for insightful and always friendly evaluation of the participants and for joint cooperation during the competition, furthermore I thank Károlyné Papp for the scoring negotiation and to protocol the jury meetings throughout the competition.
          I express my cordial recognition to the Teachers and the Parents who vaccinated authentic necessity of playing music into the participants.
          Unfortunately, because I can no longer take part in the 5th National György Ferenczy Competition, I appeal to Izabella Darska Havasi, who gave her heart to the competitions, perfectly recognizes and evaluates them with appropriate competence, with this significant request to take over my jury presidential tasks at the next national and international piano competitions in Budapest.

          With thanks, I wish not only a lot of work, but also a lot of artistic experience.      

          With cordial greetings, your sincerely -

          Prof. Jan Janski.  

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  • 9 - 11 December 2011

V. National György Ferenczy Piano Competition for Music Schools

Mentors of the Competition: His Excellency Roman Kowalski, Poland's Ambassador in Budapest
                                              Levente Riz, Budapest XVII district Mayor

MAIN SPONSOR:   BUDAPEST ZONGORASZALON

DISTINGUISHED SPONSORS:  EMBASSY OF THE POLISH REPUBLIC
                                                     POLISH INSTITUTE
                                                     EDITIO MUSICA BUDAPEST

 Jury of the Competition:
co-presidents:  mgr. Izabella Darska Havasi
(replaced prof. Jan Janski due of ilness), prof. György Nádor
members:  
Tünde Aszalós, Erzsébet Belák, Dr. Imre Hargitai, Dr. Balázs Réti

GUEST OF HONOUR:   AGNIESZKA BRZEZINSKA, director of Szafarnia Chopin Centre (PL), the Director's Award offerer

255 competitors entered the Competition. The auditions were conducted in two sites, assisted by two juries. The results came after the consultation between the two juries.   

In course of the opening ceremony:

played GIORGIO TRIONE BARTOLI (IT)
the winner of the XIX Chopin Piano Competition for Children and Youth in Szafarnia (PL),
the winner of "the best pianist of the competition" prize, the winner of the György Ferenczy Foundation special prize:

    

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Congratulations to KÁROLYNÉ PAPP on the occasion of her 10th work in the jury of György Ferenczy Foundation's competitions:

    

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AGNIESZKA BRZEZINSKA, director of the Szafarnia Chopin Centre, presented the International Chopin Competition for Children and Youth organized in Szafarnia:

      

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His Excellency ROMAN KOWALSKI, Poland's Ambassador in Budapest, opened the competition

     

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THE COMPETITION RESULTS :

MAIN PRIZES - György Ferenczy Art Awards - for the excellent performance of the Chopin works
(the prizes were offered by the Polish Embassy, Polish Institute and Polish National Tourist Office in Budapest)
LI CANQI (and her teacher H. Becht Erika), BENCSIK RÉKA ANNA (and Boros Lajosné), BOATENG KÁRMEN (and Tóth Krisztina),
STIER ALEXA DOROTTYA (and Manfrédi Annamária), ZOU DE ZSOLT (and Szelecsényiné Juhász Éva),
ILLYÉS ANNA (and Bögös-Minya Ágnes), SAS DÁNIEL (and Hagyó Lászlóné)

                                                                        

      

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THE SZAFARNIA CHOPIN CENTRE DIRECTOR'S SPECIAL PRIZE:
(concert on the 20th Internetional Chopin Piano Competition for Children and Youth opening ceremony in Szafarnia, May 2012)
the prize was offered by Agnieszka Brzezinska,
the winner: BOATENG KÁRMEN

                                

            

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GOLD AWARDS (1st prizes) :
the prizes offered by EDITIO MUSICA BUDAPEST
I. age group : Bakos Júlia, Forgó Boglárka
II. age group : Li Canqi, Vígh Roland
III. age group : Pless Gergő, Szamosközi Kinga
IV. age group : Zou De Zsolt, Bóna Márton
V. age group : Sas Dániel, Bábinszki Gergely, Illyés Anna

SILVER AWARDS (2nd prizes) :
I. age group : Szabó Anna Katalin, Gulyás Péter, Tomics Boldizsár
II. age group : Barbarics Csanád, Xu Qian, Bede Domonkos
III. age group : Boateng Kármen, Heinrich Attila Henrik, Stier Alexa Dorottya
IV. age group : Kocsis Krisztina, Bartók Mária, Várallyay Simon
V. age group : Horváth András

BRONZE AWARDS (3rd prizes) :
I. age group : Lai Jinghao Vivian, Lekli Noémi, Jancsó Benedek, Kocsis Veronika
II. age group : Csákay Domonkos, Banyó Bálint, Bencsik Réka Anna, Balázs Elemér, Baksa Zsófia Magdolna
III. age group : Ambrusz Előd Gábor, Brindzik Borbála, Forgó Benjamin, Király Ádám, Jánoki Márió
IV. age group : Marlok Anna, Zhang Zhong Shi, Zászkaliczky Mária Kata
V. age group : Burján Viktor, Horváth Laura, Szél Nikoletta, Tóth Áron, Pearl Ben, Jámbor Dávid

HONOURABLE MENTIONS :
I. age group : Takács kamilla, Krizsán Tamás, Cséfalvay Bianka, Erdélyi Alexandra, Somorjai Noémi Anna, Nguyen Phuong Thao,
                                Gyuricza Karola, Farkas Lili, Pap Dominik, Csinger Csenge, Seregi Ernő Norbert, Jakab Ádám, Jeney Zsuzsanna,
                                Pongrácz Emese, Czmorek Enrico Noel
II. age group : Páli Antónia, Selmeczi Anna Sára, Kaposi Benedek András, Nagy Dániel, Bodnár Miklós, Blazsek Martin, Sivadó András,
                                Csernovszky Márk, Csikor Katalin, Pellet Sebestyén, Árpád Gergely, Boda Miklós Károly, Kasztel Réka, Kozák Vanessza,
                                Rozenberszki Zsófia, Behunszky Zsuzsanna, Balogh Bence, Rigó Ferenc, Vidakovics Euniké, Somosi Bernadett,
                                Lukács Alexandra, Komáromi-Nagy Márton, Köpenczei Csenge, Farkas Zsanett, Pauló Zsuzsanna, Rácz Lilla,
                                Nagy Zsófia Teodóra, Vajas Viktória, Szalay Lili Blanka, Sebők László, Steward Zsófia, Boros Dániel, Boldizsár Boglárka,
                                Babici Klaudia, Váradi Nikoletta, Bácsi Anna, Deák Margaréta, Tőzsér Péter
III. age group : Pokoraczki Panna Dóra, Gulyás Berta, Bencsik Panna, Korb Vanessza, Rónaszéki Sára, Szegedi Adél, Szilágyi Anna,
                                Tüzes Ágoston, Szilveszter Tibor, Szűcs Fruzsina, László Beáta, Szebellédi Márton, Benedek Benjámin, Dénes Márk,
                                Latyseva Olga, Ugrin Bálint
IV. age group : Muhari Péter, Péterfay Dóra, Sztanó András, Molnár Veronika, Péterfay Ferenc, Lázár Dániel, Rozgonyi Marcell
V. age group : Szendi Gábor, Réti Tamás

SPECIAL PRIZES :
I. age group : for the excellent performance of  Bartók piece - Seregi Ernő Norbert
                                for the
excellent performance of Tchaikovsky piece - Szabó Anna Katalin
                                for the excellent performance of Szokolay piece - Krizsán Tamás
                                for the excellent performance of Debussy piece - Somorjai Noéni Anna
II. age group : for the excellent performance of Liszt piece - Barbarics Csanád
III. age group : for the excellent performance of Hungarian composer piece - Benedek Benjamin
IV. age group : for the excellent performance of Hungarian composer piece - Bóna Márton
V. age group : for the excellent performance of French composer piece - Bábinszki Gergely

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

   

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  • 18 December 2011

offering prizes (support):

XIV. National Secondary Music School Piano Competition (Békéscsaba - HU)

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