Buky Virag

Department: Bartók Archives
Degree, position: Research Assistant
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Room: 104
Phone: +36 1 214 6770, Ext. 264




Virág Büky graduated in musicology from the Liszt Academy of Music in Budapest in 2002 with the thesis A vokális moresca. Egy népszerű műfaj a 16. század végi Itáliában. [The moresca vocale: A popular genre in late 16th-century Italy]. 2001–2004 was a postgraduate at the Budapest Academy. At present she is a junior research fellow, working on her PhD dissertation on Bartók and exoticism of the turn of the 20th century.

Since 2000 she has been working at the Bartók Archives of the Institute for Musicology of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences. Her activities include: digitizing Bartók autographs, collecting data for a Bartók bibliographic database, the computer setting of musical examples for the editorial notes of the sample volumes of the Béla Bartók Complete Critical Edition in preparation.