Statues - Hither & Thither

Hungary
Budapest
Budapest Főváros

Városliget (XIV.)
(Kós Karoly sétany)

Ahn Eak-tai

(Korean: 안익태, Hanja: 安益泰)
(Pyongyang 1906 - Mallorca 1965)
Korean classical composer and conductor
(Wikipedia)
Zsin Judit
2009

Budapest /  Ahn Eak-tai   Budapest /  Ahn Eak-tai

Description

Bronze bust on a column. On both sides of the column are stones with in Korean, Hungarian and English some information on Ahn.

Inscription(s)

AHN EAK TAI

1906 - 1965



a szobor magyar-koreai társaság kezdeményesésére
és szöul város nagyvonalú adományából készült.

this statue was erected through the initiative of
hungary-korea society and generous donations from seoul city.

2009.

[text in Korean]

támogatta újbuda önkormányzata (supported by the government of New Buda)

Signed: zsin judit alkotása

Information Sign

1935ekkor szerezte a koreai himnusztcomposed the korean national anthem
1936első utja budapestre
találkozása bartók bélaval ed dohnányi ernövel
his first visit to budapest
met with béla bartók and ernö dohnányi
1938-40a liszt ferenc zeneakadémia hallcatoja
kodály zoltán, weiner leó tanítványa,
az eötvös collegium diákja
studied at franz liszt music academy
with zoltán kodály, leo weiner
stayed at eötvös college
1946megalapítja a mallorca szimfónikus zenekart és
vezetö karmesterle lesz
established mallorca symphony orchestra
as a permanent conductor

Budapest - Ahn Eak-tai

Sculptor

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Location (N 47°31'1" - E 19°4'49")

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