Principal Patrons of the Bartók World Competition & Festival

János Áder

Attorney, politician. Member of Parliament between 1990–2009, deputy speaker of the National Assembly from 1997 to 1998 and speaker until 2002. Member of the European Parliament from 2009 until 2012, and President of Hungary since May 2012.








Lady Valerie Solti

Widow of Sir Georg Solti, former television presenter at BBC, guardian of the maesto’s heritage and trustee of the Solti Foundation.