The highly qualified contestants of the Final Round of the 5th Liszt Garrison Festival and International Piano Competition gave wonderful performances at the Embassy on October 26, 2013 and made a memorable day for all the music lovers gathered here.

The Festival was organized by the American Liszt Society – Baltimore Washington Chapter and for the first time co-hosted by the Hungarian Embassy together with Notre Dame of Maryland University.

After an exhasuting day of competition the event was crowned by a wonderful Gala Recital. Gests enjoyed the brilliant performance of the world-famous pianist, Mr. Luiz de Moura Castro, former student of the Liszt Academy, Budapest, Hungary playing Franz Liszt’s Évocation à la Chapelle Sixtine.

Please click here for the Press Release and to check the winners by category of the Competition! Congratulations to the Winners, all the participants as well as the the organizers of the 2013 Liszt-Garrison Festival!

Click here to see the photo gallery of the event!