fellépés majdnem két órát tartott, amit a hallgatóság
újabb kívánságai hosszabbítottak. Köszönet Hegedűs
Endre zongoraművésznek e kellemesen gazdagító alkalomért!
Köszönet mindazoknak, akik süteményeket hoztak: Elekes
család, Hudák család, Garai család, Deák Mariska! Köszönet
a bor-adományért Elekes Zoltánnak! Köszönet mindazoknak,
akik valamilyen formában részt vettek s gazdagították
e szép alkalmat!
First Hungarian Reformed Church of Los Angeles presented
the Piano Music of Liszt, Bartk and other Masters
performed by the critically acclaimed Endre Hegeds
Choral from the cantata No. 147 "Jesus Joy
of Man's Desire"
Ballade No. 1 in G minor Op. 23Chopin: Andante spianato
et grande polonaise
brillante Op. 22
Evening in the village and Allegro Barbaro
Dreams of Love No. 3Liszt: 15th Hungarian Rhapsody "Rakoczi
exceptional live performances of Endre Hegeds -
the tonal beauty and clarity of his playing - have
caused international critics and audiences alike
to designate him as one of the most distinguished
piano soloists in the world. In 1980 he graduated
from the Franz
Liszt Academy of Music in Budapest,
Hungary as a pianist, both as a performing artist
and teacher. His professors were Istvn Antal, Zoltn
Kocsis, Andrs Schiff, Ferenc Rados and Anna Hajd.
Currently he is working in the same institute, the
Franz Liszt University, as a professor of piano.
having completed his studies, Endre Hegeds took
several piano master courses from Bruno Leonardo
Gelber and Tams Vsry. Hegeds was awarded
prizes at ten international piano competitions.
He won first prize at the prestigious Rina Sala
and first prize at Rachmaninov International Piano
Competition in Morcone, Italy, and second prizes
at the International Piano Competition in Sydney,
Australia and the Dino Ciani Competition of the
Milan Scala, Italy. As a soloist and chamber music
he regularly gives concerts in Hungary and abroad
- the total number of his public appearances exceeds
1,800. He has performed throughout Europe, Canada,
Australia, Japan, South Korea, the former Soviet
Union and the United States.
March 1999 the famed Steinway
Center New York conferred
the title "Steinway
Artist". In 1999 England chose him as
among the best three hundred active pianists
in the world
today. On March 15, 2000, the Year of the Millennium,
he was awarded the Franz-Liszt-Prize by
the Minister of Hungarian National Cultural Heritage.
this current tour of the USA he will also play
Festival in Seattle as will solo with the San
Diego Philharmonic Orchestra in San Diego.
For more information
about Endre Hegeds please visit www.pianist.hu