Music Faculty - Peter Toth
Hungarian pianist Peter Toth has concertized in most countries in Europe, including Hungary, Austria, Slovakia, Germany, Russia, France, Holland, Spain, Italy, and Switzerland. In addition, he performed in Japan, South Korea, Peru, Costa Rica, China, Australia, and the United States. Dr. Toth has won top prizes at numerous piano competitions, such as the American Paderewski Piano Competition (2013), the Franz Liszt International Piano and Voice Competition in Los Angeles (2010), and the Franz Liszt International Piano Competitions in Budapest (2001) and Weimar (2000). His first released CD recording won the Grand Prize of the Hungarian Liszt Society (2006).
Dr. Toth has been a regular guest artist at various music festivals in France and the United States. He was also invited to adjudicate at the prestigious Franz Liszt International Piano and Voice Competition in Los Angeles (2014), and at the Liszt-Garrison International Piano Competition in Baltimore (2015). He has been member of the American Liszt Society since 2011.
After earning his doctorate degree in piano performance at The University of Texas at Austin, Dr. Toth moved to New Jersey and joined the music faculty of Fairleigh Dickinson University in 2017. He was also a music faculty member at Rutgers University between 2016 and 2019. His students have garnered top prizes at piano competitions.