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List of notable or famous pianists from Hungary, with bios and photos, including the top pianists born in Hungary and even some popular pianists who immigrated to Hungary. If you're trying to find out the names of famous Hungarian pianists then this list is the perfect resource for you. These pianists are among the most prominent in their field, and information about each well-known pianist from Hungary is included when available.

These people, like Franz Liszt and Béla Bartók include images when available.

This historic pianists from Hungary list can help answer the questions "Who are some Hungarian pianists of note?" and "Who are the most famous pianists from Hungary?" These prominent pianists of Hungary may or may not be currently alive, but what they all have in common is that they're all respected Hungarian pianists.

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Agi Jambor


Agi Jambor was a Hungarian pianist. Jambor was born in 1909 in Budapest, Hungary, the half-Jewish daughter of a wealthy businessman and a prominent piano teacher. A piano prodigy, she was playing Mozart before she could read and at age 12 made her debut with a symphony orchestra. From 1926 to 1931, ...more

Age: Died at 88 (1909-1997)

Birthplace: Budapest, Hungary

Alexander Raab is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Pianists from Hungary
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Alexander Raab was a Hungarian-American pianist and distinguished piano teacher. Alexander Raab was born in Győr, Hungary. He studied at the Vienna Conservatory under Hans Schmitt, Robert Fuchs and Theodor Leschetizky and became acquainted with Johannes Brahms. He presented recitals with the ...more

Age: Died at 58 (1882-1940)

Birthplace: Győr, Hungary

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András Schiff is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Pianists from Hungary
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Sir András Schiff is a Hungarian-born classical pianist and conductor. ...more

Age: 63

Birthplace: Budapest, Hungary

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Annie Fischer is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Pianists from Hungary
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Annie Fischer was a Hungarian classical pianist. ...more

Age: Died at 81 (1914-1995)

Birthplace: Budapest, Hungary

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