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Award-winning French Pianist Plays Liszt at Embassy

Award-winning French Pianist Plays Liszt at EmbassyFebruary 11, 2013

Tristan Pfaff, the young, award-winning pianist of the Long Thibaud Crespin International piano, violin and voice competion delivered a sensational piano concert to a full house, playing the works of one of the preeminent Hungarian musicians of the 19th century, Ferenc Liszt.
Rescuers screening

Rescuers screening January 22, 2013

An exclusive screening of an award-winning documentary "The Rescuers" uncovering the largely unknown stories of 13 heroic and courageous diplomats who, at tremendous personal cost, saved tens of thousands of Jews during World War II. With emmy award-winning director Michael W. King and Arthur Berger of the U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum.
Ambassador Szapáry visits San Diego and Los Angeles

Ambassador Szapáry visits San Diego and Los AngelesJanuary 16, 2013

Ambassador Szapáry visited the West Coast during the first weeks of the New Year. As part of his program he participated the Annual Conference of the American Economic Association in San Diego. He visited the Hungarian communities both in San Diego and Los Angeles. The Ambassador has met representatives of the AJC, ADL and the Simon Wiesenthal Center and had a meeting with Leroy De Baca Sheriff of the Los Angeles County.
Ambassador Szapáry's visit to Massachusetts

Ambassador Szapáry's visit to MassachusettsDecember 17, 2012

Ambassador Szapáry concluded a three day visit to Massachusetts, where he met Governor Deval Patrick, visited Hungarian communities in Bedford and Boston, and met representatives of Boston based biotech and pharmaceutical companies, incubators and accelerator houses.
Culinary Corner with Chef Merényi

Culinary Corner with Chef Merényi December 11, 2012

Award-winning Chef Viktor Merényi's culinary sessions continue at the Amabssador's residence. This time with a special christmas menu featuring duck rillettes and goose liver brulée served with roasted chestnut coulis and homemade „pogácsa”, Hungarian fish soup served with homemade “derelye", Phyllo-wrapped oven baked rack of lamb dressed with cauliflower foam, mushroom and crisp potato galette and a Hungarian Christmas dessert assortment
(bejgli, zserbó, mini képviselőfánk).
Annual Honorary Consuls' Conference

Annual Honorary Consuls' Conference December 10, 2012

Hungarian Honorary Consuls came from all across the U.S. for an annual meeting in Washington to coordinate outreach to the Hungarian American communities.
Hungarian Folk Dance Party and Concert

Hungarian Folk Dance Party and Concert December 4, 2012

The Embassy hosted an incredible folk dance (Táncház) party with live music by lead violinist Orbán László [Forrás Band]. Along with Goat-Bagpipe, Viola, peasant-flute player, Miklós Lajos – Lecsó [Forrás Band]. Dulcimer, viola, taragott player George Petran [Életfa Band] with Zsuzsanna Seres-Petran [Életfa Band] singing.
Book Party and Reception at the Embassy: The Martian’s Daughter: A Memoir by  Dr. Marina von Neumann Whitman – November 13

Book Party and Reception at the Embassy: The Martian’s Daughter: A Memoir by Dr. Marina von Neumann Whitman – November 13 November 20, 2012

On the evening of November 13th several friends came to the book party hosted by HE György Szapáry, Ambassador of Hungary, Mrs. Debbie Dingell, wife of Congressman John Dingell, Michigan Democrat, Honorable Alan Greenspan, Former Federal Reserve Chairman and his wife Mrs. Andrea Mitchell, NBC News Chief Foreign Affairs Correspondent for their friend Dr. Marina von Neumann Whitman, who recently released her memoir, „The Martian’s Daughter”.
56 at 56 Gala Dinner

56 at 56 Gala Dinner October 22, 2012

Gala Dinner Commemorating the 56th Anniversary of the
Revolution and Freedom Fight of 1956 & Celebrating 90 years of diplomatic relations between Hungary and the United States at the U.S. Institute of Peace on October 18, 2012.
Roundtable Discussion with Leaders of the Hungarian American Community

Roundtable Discussion with Leaders of the Hungarian American CommunityOctober 19, 2012

The Embassy hosted a half-day roundtable discussion with leaders of the Hungarian American community to discuss the most important issues related to the diaspora's needs.
Citizenship Oath Ceremony

Citizenship Oath Ceremony October 19, 2012

1956 National Day Reception

1956 National Day ReceptionOctober 19, 2012

On October 19th, the Embassy hosted its annual reception commemorating the 1956 Revolution and Freedom Fight. Mr John Lipsky former IMF Deputy Manager was keynote speaker and Foreign Minister Martonyi sent a video message to the participants.
Visit to Mr. Jeffrey Lodinsky U.S State Department diplomat at the Walter Reed National Military Medical Center

Visit to Mr. Jeffrey Lodinsky U.S State Department diplomat at the Walter Reed National Military Medical CenterOctober 18, 2012

HE. Ambassador György Szapáry accompanied by Deputy Under Secretary of Defense Mr. David Sedney, Foreign Policy Advisor Mr. Phillip Skotte and Defense Attaché Colonel Zoltan Bóné visited Mr. Jeffrey Lodinsky U.S State Department diplomat at the Walter Reed National Military Medical Center.