Just published: SZABADOS – treating the composer’s lifework – Presentation and promotion of the book: 21st November 2019 in Budapest, during the Szabados Day.

Posted by Rudolf Kraus

SZABADOS is the title of a new book published by the Hungarian Art Academy in Budapest.

Authors and subjects:
A translated part of Noglik’s Klangspuren.
Nemanja Sovtic (Serbia), Ákos Windháger (Budapest), Máté Pozsár (Budapest), Károly Binder (Budapest) contribute analytic publications and the book is ending with three essays about the dance opera A kormányzó halála (Death of the Governor) by Gyula Kodolányi, György Szabados and Zoltán Bicskei.

This is the first book to offer a professional analysis of some of Szabados’ opus.

The book will be presented to the public during the
Szabados day
in November.


The cover of the book:


Thursday, November 21, 2019, between 4-5.15 p.m.
Location: Seat of the Hungarian Art Academy, Andrássy út 101, Lecture room (Free entry. Registration, just from 15th October [During the registration it is necessary to specify which event you are applying for.]: szabadosnap@mma.hu)

Book presentation: treating the lifework of the composer


Zoltán Bicskei (Serbia), redactor, MMA member

Gergely Fejérvári, coredactor, MMA publisher

Contributors the book’s authors:

Dr. Bert Noglik (Germany), Music historian

Nemanja Sovtić (Serbia), Author in music theory

Ákos Windháger (Budapest), Author in music theory

Máté Pozsár (Budapest), Pianist, composer

Károly Binder (Budapest), Composer, pianist

Gyula Kodolányi (Budapest), poet, writer, MMA member

+ in between: excerpts from the opera The Governor’s Death

Simultaneous translation into German and Serbian


Coverage: 300 pages
Binding: hardcover
Publisher: MMA Publisher
Published: 2019
ISBN 9786155464850
4,800 Forint

  Könyvmarket:  you may order the book for 3.600 Forint online.