The series of first year anniversary events of the unveiling of Ahn Eak Tai statue was opened by a joint event of Hungary-Korea Society and the Liszt Academy of Music. Hur Young Han, professor of Korea National University of Arts delivered a lecture at the Music Academy, „Ahn’s main symphonic composition, . The exhibition of the Society „Ahn Eak Tai and his master Kodály Zoltán” was opened in the aula of the Music Academy.
From Seoul, the Korea National University of Arts professor Hur Young Han came to Budapest upon intivation of Hungary-Korea Society. Professor Hur is a great authority on the life and art of Ahn Eak Tai. In his lecture professor Hur Young Han presented the musical career of Ahn Eak Tai projecting documents of the age, parts of newsreel to make his lecture even more colourful.
At the end of his lecture professor Hur Young Han answered questions of the audience.
White Lily, Ahn Eak Tai’s composition was performed at the event.
In spite of the period of examinations many teachers and students of the Music Academy came to this event.
The exhibition of Hungary-Korea Society „Ahn Eak Tai and his master Kodály Zoltán” was opened by Batta András, president of the Music Academy. The material of the exhibition is a collection of Szegő Andrea.
The exhibition was seen by many visitors during the 10 days.
You will find further photos about the event in the gallery. Please, click on it.