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Márta Gulyás

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Genre  Classical
Awards  Liszt Ferenc Prize
Record label  Hungaroton
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Albums  Enescu: Sonatas for Violin and Piano, Opp. 2, 6, and 25
Similar  Vilmos Szabadi, Ferenc Rados, Galina Eguiazarova, Dmitri Bashkirov, Claudio Martínez Mehner

Márta Gulyás (born 1953 in Gyula, Hungary) is a performing pianist and a professor for piano and chamber music.



Márta Gulyás studied piano at the Liszt Ferenc University for Music in Budapest, Hungary with Erzsebet Tusa and István Lantos. In 1976, she received the artistic and pedagogic diplomas there. She then completed a post-graduate program at the Tschaikowski Conservatory in Moscow with professor Dmitri Bashkirow. In 2001, Márta Gulyás habilitated herself at the Liszt Ferenc University and was awarded the title of Magistra Habilitatam.

Márta Gulyás teaches piano and chamber music at the Liszt Ferenc University since 1979, first as assistant professor, then as docent. For several years she was dean of the chamber music faculty. Since 1991, Márta Gulyás is also visiting professor at the Reina Sofia Academy of Music in Madrid, Spain.

In addidion to numerous concerts in Hungary, Márta Gulyás also performed in Switzerland, the USA, Germany, France, Italy, England, Ireland, Austria, Poland, Finland, Sweden, the Netherlands, Czech Republic, Slovakia, Russia, Croatia, Kazakhstan, Cyprus, Libanon, Syria and Turkey. In recent years, her focus turned toward chamber music.

Márta Guyás gave and is giving master classes in Finland (Riihimäki, Lohia); Sweden (Göteborg); Italy (Bergamo, Imola, Rome); Spain (Santander, Ávila, Getafe, Salamanca, Valenzia, Segovia, Amendralejo, Badajoz, Pamplona, Cáceres, Palma); Greece (Athens); Germany (Weimar, Pommersfelden, Würzburg); Austria (Reichenau, Salzburg); Turkey (Cappadocia, Istanbul); Japan (Tokyo, Nagoya, Fukuoka, Okinawa); and Hungary (Keszthely, Békészaba, Miscolc, Szeged, Györ).

Márta Gulyás is a member of the jury for the award of Wardwell Scholarships of the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation. She was president of the preselection jury and member of the jury in the Paloma O‘Shea Santander International Piano Competition, 2013 and 2015. She has repeatedly been interviewed on TV and Radio.

Márta Gulyás speaks Hungarian, Russian, German, English, French, Spanish and Italian.

Awards and Recognitions

  • Debussy-Piano-Competition Paris 1971: Third Prize
  • Leo Weiner Chambermusic-Competition Budapest 1978: First Prize
  • Piano-Competition of the Hungarian Radio 1979: Third Prize
  • MIDEM Prize for Bartók‘s Early Chambermusik (with Vilmos Szabadi)
  • Hungarian Culture-Prize 1985
  • Liszt Ferenc Prize 1998
  • Medal of Honor from Queen Sofia of Spain 2014
  • Recordings

    CD Recordings with Hungaroton (Hungary) and BIBLIOservice (Holland) Recordings with Hungarian Radio, BBC, Bavarian Radio, NDR, WDR, Finnish Radio, Radio France, and Radio Orpheo (Moscow).


    Piano Trio in G Minor - Op 1: I Langsam - FeurigKirchner: Novelletten - Op 59 / Goetz: Piano Trio in G Minor - Op 1 · 2014
    44 Duos for 2 Violins - BB 104 - Vol 2: No 18 Menetelo nota II2014
    Rhapsody No 2 for Violin and Piano - BB 96a: I Lassu2014


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