I am not exaggerating when I say that, whatever I achieved as a musician, I owe more to Leó Weiner than to anyone else. ... To me, he remains an outstanding example of what a musician should be.

Sir Georg Solti
Péter Kubina

Péter Kubina

Strings Department

Classical Double Bass as Main Subject, Study of Orchestral Parts

Born: 1963
Academic degree, university position: DLA, associate professor
1986: Graduation from the Franz Liszt Academy of Music; Cello – professors: Aladár Pege, Zoltán Tibay
2009: Receiving his DLA degree. The title of his doctoral thesis: Lajos Montág, an outstanding personality of double-bass playing.
Teaching activities:
He has been  a teacher at the Franz Liszt Academy of Music (Budapest) since 1987.
Since 2002: yearly master classes in Tata
International master classes in Japan and Szabadka (Subotica, Serbia)
Major concerts, orchestral memberships:
Since 1984: Section leader of the National Philharmonic Orchestra
As a guest artist: performances at concerts and recordings of the leading chamber orchestras of the country.
He is a regular jury-member at national competitions.
Major publications:
1986: A collection of orchestral parts for the students of the Franz Liszt Academy of Music
2002: A collection of performance pieces for music school students – Zeneműkiadó (Music Publishing House)