Dr László Vikárius

27. July 2018


László Vikárius has been on the staff of the Budapest Bartók Archives since 1989 and was appointed as Head of the Archives in 2005. He is also lecturer at the Liszt Academy of Music in Budapest. His main field of research is centred on Bartók’s life, style and, especially, compositional sources. He is currently president of the Hungarian Musicological Society. His publications include Modell és inspiráció Bartók zenei gondolkodásában [Model and inspiration in Bartók’s musical thinking] (1999), and a facsimile edition of the autograph draft of Duke Bluebeard’s Castle (2006). He was co-curator of the exhibition Bartók and Kodály: anno 1910 (2010).