Gusztav Hőna

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Woodwind and Brass Department of Liszt Academy Budapest

BORN: 1948

POSITION AT THE LISZT ACADEMY: university professor 

DEPARTMENT: Woodwind and Brass

SUBJECTS: trombone, orchestral parts

STUDIES:

1968-71: Teacher Training Division of the Liszt Academy, professor: András Pehl

1971-73: Franz Liszt Academy, professor: Dr. László Újfalusi

1978-79: 3-3-month scholarship, Florida State University, professor: Dr. William F. Cramer

2004: DLA degree. Dissertation:  Contemporary Hungarian Trombone Literature from Pieces Dedicated to the Author

TEACHING EXPERIECES:

He has been teaching at the Liszt Academy since 1990.

Since 2001, he has been the head of the Woodwind and Brass Department.

 

INVITED LECTURER, MASTER CLASSES, JURY:

1981: Eastern Trombone Workshop; lecture, solo recital, teaching

1982: Universität Justus-Leibig, Giessen; lecture

1983: International Trombone Reunion, Belmont College, Nashville; lecture

         Brass Seminar Neuhofen, Austria; master classes

1984: 2nd International Brass Congress, Indiana University, Bloomington; lectures, master classes

1986: Indiana University, Bloomington; master classes

1988: Music Academy, Malmö; lecture, master classes,

         Queensland University, Brisbane; jury member, lecture

1990: Boston University, Harvard University, Juilliard School of Music, University of North

         Carolina, Texas University and other US universities; lectures

1996: German Brass Academy; master class, teaching

1997: International Trombone Festival, Urbana-Champaign University of Illinois USA; teaching

2009: International Competition of the Moscow Conservatory for Winds and Percussion - jury

2010: Prague Spring Trombone Competition - jury

2014: Masterclasses - Friburg, Paris

2015: International Trombone Competition in Brno - jury

 

MAJOR CONCERTS, RECORDINGS:

1972- : member of the Hungarian Radio Symphony Orchestra.

1974: foundation of the Modern Brass Ensemble

1983: foundation of the Hőna Trombone Quartet

1982: Universität Justus-Leibig, Giessen; concert

1983: International Trombone Reunion, Belmont College, Nashville; concert

1984: 2nd International Brass Congress, Indiana University, Bloomington; concert

1986: Indiana University, Bloomington; concert

1988: Music Academy, Malmö; concert with the Malmö Symphony Orchestra

1988: 1st Australian International Trombone Competition and Symposium, Queensland University, Brisbane; concerts

1989: Solo tour in the US

1990: Solo tour in the US, concerts at Boston University, Harvard University, Juilliard School of Music, University of North Carolina, Texas University and other US universities

1992: International Trombone Quartet Competition and Trombone Festival, Detmold; jury member, concert

1997: International Trombone Festival, Urbana-Champaign, University of Illinois US; solo concert, teaching

1998: 100the Anniversary of the Hungarian Trombone Department. Gala concert at the Liszt Academy

2000: Anniversary concert, Liszt Academy

2003: Helsinki, International Trombone Festival

2013: The Trombone Department is 115 years old - festal concert featuring international trombonists, Liszt Academy, Grand Hall
2014: Concert tour and masterclasses with the Corpus Trombone Quartettel USA

 

AWARDS AND DECORATIONS:

1977: International Trombone Toulon, Bronze Medaille

1979: International Brass Competition, Ancona, 1st prize – as member of the Modern Brass Ensemble

1992: Liszt prize

2002: Artisjus Award

2010: International Trombone Association (ITA) Award given by the International Trombone Association in recognition of his distinguished career and in ackonwledgement of his impact on the world of trombone performance.

Web: www.ghoena.uw.hu/

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