Rita Wagner (*1946 †2021)

Since 2018 Principal Professor for the Kronberg Academy Study Programmes

Rita Wagner


Rita Wagner graduated from the Franz Liszt Academy of Music in Budapest, Hungary and has been teaching ever since. First at the Béla Bartók Secondary School of Music, Budapest, and since 2005 she has been teaching chamber music and piano in the class of exceptional young talents at the Franz Liszt Academy of Music in Budapest, where she is currently Professor of Chamber Music.

Rita Wagner´s teaching methods are outstanding for her great commitment to an enjoyable piano study and her great ability to convey her musical thoughts and to take advantage of each student’s technical resources and personality.

In addition to her regular teaching she frequently gives piano and chamber music courses for young musicians in Hungary. She has also given courses in Weimar, Utrecht, Basel, all across Spain (Madrid, Barcelona, Vigo, Salamanca, Ávila, Segovia, Cadiz, Cordoba, Sevilla), and regularly appears at the IMS masterclasses, Prussia Cove.

Last updated: March 2018