Biography long

Education:

2005 - 2010 Franz Liszt Academy of Music Budapest orchestra conducting
2000 - 2005 Franz Liszt Academy of Music Budapest composition
1996 - 2000 Béla Bartók Conservatoire of Music Budapest piano and composition
1994 - 1996 Zoltán Kodály Conservatoire of Music Debrecen piano
1987 - 1994 Emil Simonffy School of Music Debrecen piano
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Professors:

orchestra conducting

Tamás Gál, András Ligeti, Youri Simonov, Ádám Medveczky, László Tihanyi

music composition

János Vajda, Miklós Kocsár, Gyula Fekete, Emil Petrovics, László Vidovszky, Zsolt Serei, Miklós Csemiczky, Zsófia Tallér

piano

Ilona Prunyi, Imre Hargitai, Gábor Csalog, Lajos Darányi, Edit Laskay

Courses:

Conducting:

Youri Simonov (Liszt-Wagner Orchestra): Budapest, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008

Composition:

Betsy Jolas: Villecroze - France, 2003
József Sári: Semmering - Austria, 2001

Awards:

Zoltán Kodály composer scholarship - 2006, 2009, 2010
István Vántus Competition for composers: II. prize - 2004. Szeged
Kincses Competition for young composers LFZE: I. prize - 2003. Budapest
István Vántus Competition for composers: I. prize - 2002. Szeged
Kincses Competition for young composers LFZE: I. prize as performer - 2001. Budapest

Concerts as a composer:

Ventoscala Ensemble concerts: Idyllium, Suite Deliziosa, Quintet Serenade - Balatonfüred, Budapest, 2010, 2011
Self managed concerts of instrument: Fo(u)r Corpus, COnceRtino oPpUre fantaSia per trombone, Poesie, Adom burkolt cimü..., Dans le passé Switzerland, Venice, China, 2008-társzenei kamarakoncert: Nárcisz és Psyché dalai, Pezzo per Graduate concerts at the Academy of Music: Flauto Concerto, Idyllium - Budapest, 2006, 2007
Competition for tromboneplayers, final round: COnceRtino oPpUre fantaSia per trombone - Budapest, 2007
Young composers: Szénnévált szeretők - Budapest, 2006
Dance at the Millenáris: Könnyező Nárcisszák - Budapest, 2006
Budapest Spring Festival: Török kávé, Adom burkolt cimü... - 2006, 2007
Graduate concert as a composer: Nárcisz és Psyché dalai - cantata, Eszmélet - symhonical suite- Budapest, 2006
Budapest Autumn Festival: Szénnévált szeretők, Idyllium, Két dal - 2004, 2005
Twin Concert: Szénnévált szeretők - New York, USA, 2004
Contemporary Music Festival: T(w)o Corpus - Rome, Italy, 2004
Music of our ages: Idyllium - Bartók Rádió Budapest, 2004
Youth Contemporary Music Evening: Pezzo per Corno e Pianoforte, T(w)o Corpus, Paysages Intimes, Flauto Concerto, COnceRtino oPpUre fantaSia per trombone -Budapest, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009
Series of world premieres: Szénnévált szeretők, Four Corpus, Dans le passé - Budapest, 2003, 2005, 2007 
István Vántus contemporary music days: Paysages Intimes, T(w)o Corpus - Szeged, 2002, 2004
Author evening: Budapest, 2000

Concerts as a guest conductor:

2012:

Sammartini: F major concerto, Vivaldi: a minore bassoon concerto I., Haydn: C major oboe concerto I., Cimarosa: oboe concerto III-IV., Mozart: Andante, Telemann: F major  II. I., Grafe: Concerto II. I., Vivaldi: Summer, Beriot: Ballett scenes, Gödöllő Symphony Orchestra

2011:

Tiszai: Belvárosi Gyümölcsök, Alfvén: Missomarvaka, Greeg: Peer Gynt - suite, Sibelius: Finlandia, Dohnányi Symphony Orchestra
Mahler: 4th symphony 3-4th movement, Phd Class of the Musis Academy

2010:

Haydn: "Vollendet ist das grosse werk " (The Creation oratorio), Haendel: Messiah oratorio - excerpts, Bach: "Jauchzet, frohlocket" (Christmas oratorio), MÁV Symphony Orchestra
Symphonic jazz, MÁV Symphony Orchestra
Tchaikovsky: Romeo and Juliet - fantasie overture, Shostakovich: 1st cello concerto, Stravinsky: Rite of spring, Savaria Symphony Orchestra

2009:

Ralph Ott: A la carte, Hungarian State Opera' Failoni Chamber Orchestra
Tchaikovsky: 5th symphony, Hungarian Radio Orchestra

2008:

Meskó: Flauto Concerto, Brassai Sámuel Chamber Orchestra.

2007:

Strauss: Concerto for Oboe, Budapest Strings

2006:

Bach, J.S.: III. Concerto of Brandenburg, Haendel: Messiah, Vivaldi: Double concerto for two violins in C - major, Double concerto for two violins in B flat - major

2005:

Mozart: Concerto for clarinet in A - major, Donizetti: two religious aria, Vajda: Sinfonietta, Tirgus Mures

Concerts as a conductor with the Ventoscala Symphony Orchestra in Budapest:

2009:

Mozart: Double concerto for flute and harp in C-major
Haydn: Miracle symphony, Abschied symphony
Vivaldi: The four season
Spohr: Concerto for clarinet in c-minor
Vukán: Summer, Autumn, Concerto for two pianos, Requiem, Two Europeans in L. A., East side story - Romeo and Juliet suite, The man, Piano concerto in f-minor, Tell me why

2008:

Rossini: Il barbieri di Sevilla - overture, Verdi: La Traviata - overture, Bizet: Carmen - overture, Habanera, Bellini: Norma - aria, Puccini: : Mimi - aria (La Boheme), Dvorak: 7, 8.slavic dances, Song to the moon (Russalka)
Dvorak: Symphony from the new world
Rossini: L'italiana in Algeri (3x)
Vivaldi: The four season (2x)
Composition of Tamás Matkó, Máté Szigeti, Ronnie Magala, Balázs Alpár
Bruch: Double concerto for violin and viola
Bartók: Concerto for viola
Mozart: Concerto for clarinet in A - major
Mozart: Marriage of Figaro - overture, Mendelssohn: Concerto for violin in e - minor, Rodrigo: Concerto for guitarra, Piazzola: Double concerto
Brahms: Concerto for violin in D - major
Weber: Concerto for Bassoon

2007:

Rossini, Verdi, Bizet, Bellini, Puccini, Saint-Saens, Kornél Fekete-Kovács, Viktor Hárs: Charlotte
Kerékfy: Ének a királyról - cantata
Shostakovich: 1st concerto for cello
Horváth Márton Levente: Kötéltánc
Debussy: Danses
Jana Obrovská: Concerto meditativo
Grieg: Holberg - suite, Weiner: Románc, Farkas: Piccola musica, Saglietti: Piazze di Torino
Richard Strauss: Concerto for oboe
J.S.Bach: Concerto for violin in a - minor, Meskó Ilona: Concerto per Flauto
Mozart: Concerto for clarinet in A - major
Mozart: Concerto for piano in d - minor, Per questa bella mano - concert aria, Vivaldi: Concerto for oboe in C - major P.41., Rodrigo: Concerto for flute, Jolivet: Concerto for Bassoon
Haydn: Concerto for cello in D - major
Mozart: Marriage of Figaro - overture, Concerto for flute in D - major, Rondo in D- major, Mendelssohn: Hebrides - overture, Saint Saens: Romance, Meskó: Concerto per flauto, Debussy: Prelude á l'apres-midi d'un faune
Krommer: Concerto for clarinet in E flat - major
Dohnányi: Concerto for violin
Kerékfy: Ének a királyról - cantata

2006:

Mozart: Requiem
Vivaldi: Winter
Mozart: Haffner Serenade
Vivaldi: The four season
Viktor Hárs: Cloudsound
Mozart: Concerto for piano in C - major, Concerto for clarinet in A - major, Concert aria, Stamitz: Concerto for viola, Bach: Concerto for Violin in a - minor
Mozart: Concerto for piano in C - major, Concerto for clarinet in A - major, Beethoven: Romance in G - major, Weinlied, Ode to joy
Donizetti: Rita, opera
Schubert: Arpeggione, De Falla: Suite espanol, Farkas: Piccola musica, Kodály: Adagio, Bartók: I. rapsody
Vivaldi: The four season
Mozart: Double concerto for flute and harp in C-major
Crussel: Concerto for clarinet
Mozart: Concerto for oboe in C - major
Meskó Ilona: Concerto per flauto
Bartók: Concerto for viola
Hidas: Florida-concerto
G.Ph.Telemann: Concerto for oboe in e - minor
Brahms: Concerto for Violin in D - major
J. Chr. Bach: Concerto for Bassoon in E flat - major
Barta Gergely: u(nd) s(o) w(eiter), Meskó Ilona: Eszmélet

2005:

Grieg: Holberg - suite, Vivaldi: Autumn, Winter, Tchaikowsky: Rokoko variations,
Vántus István: Elnémulások, Hommage a Bach, Gemma; Haydn: Concerto for cello in C - major, Grieg: Holberg - suite
Bodnár Gábor composer's graduate concert
Bach: Johannes passion
Mozart: Concerto for piano in A - major, Tchaikowsky: Romeo and Juliet fantasy-overture, Khachaturian: Concerto for violin, Liszt: Les Preludes
Schumann: Konzertstück für vier Hörner und Orchester
Haendel: Messiah

2004:

Vivaldi: Gloria, La tempesta di mare
Mozart: Requiem
Megyeri Krisztina: A titkos kert, Zenekari dalok Pilinszky versekre, Weiner Leó: I. Divertimento
Raffaele Marcellino: On Eagle's Wings, Kenneth Young: Concerto for Euphonium and Orchestra, Jukka Linkola: Concerto for tuba, Saglietti: Piazzi di Torino, J. S. Bach: Double concerto in d - minor , Franz Liszt: Les Preludes
Dahlgren: Concerto for tuba, János Kőmíves: Une Rhapsodie Basse, Antonio Vivaldi: Double concerto, Anthony Plog: Nocturne for Tuba and Strings
Leszkovszki Albin: Dances from Veszprém, Szent Erzsébet Himnusza
J.F.Fasch: Concerto for trumpet
Donizetti: Rita, opera
Th. R. George: Concerto for posaune

Work experiences:

2013 - presidency member of the Hungarian Composer's Union
2013 – controlling member of the Artisjus Sociaty Protection of Author's rights
2012 - member of the BonBon Matiné Company as a composer and pianist
2011 - pianist of the Orquesta Tipica Budapest
2011.: actress as Carolyne princess in the short moovie "The lover of the piano - Liszt 200" by Sára Kerek and Máté Vargha
2011.: main teacher of the International Masterclass for Conductors
2010 - musical leader of the Ventoscala Chamber Evenings
2010 - 2011: musician role in the National Theater
2009 - 2011: Horgas Quartet - pianist, concert tour in Hungary
2007 - teacher of music composing at the Leo Weiner Highschool of Music - Budapest
2007 - member of the Hungarian Composer's Union
2007.: member of the jury: Competition for tromboneplayers at the Academy of Music - Budapest
2006 - 2010: pianist at Michael Dittrich's international conductorclass - Budapest
2005.: spaking, teaching about contemporary music at different highschools and university - Szeged
2005 - member of the Vántus István Society
2005.: evening of songs: songs of Kodály, Dohnányi, Esterházy with Ingrid Kertesi - Budapest
2003 - leader end establisher of the Ventoscala Symphony Orchestra
2003 - 2008: pianist at the international masterclass for conductors of Youri Simonov - Budapest
2003.: pianist: Csemiczky : A brémai muzsikusok, meseopera - Filharmónia Budapest Kht.
2002 - permanent pianist of Eszter Horgas
2002.: pianist: Puccini: Gianni Schicchi - opera, 2002.: musical leader: Mozart: Magicflute - opera, University of Theater and Film Budapest, director: Mária Harangi -Budapest
2001.: pianist: Hindemith: Cardillac - opera, Opera Institute of Liszt Ferenc Academy of Music, director: Martina Veh (Germany)
2001 - 2009: accompanist at the woodwind faculity,  Leo Weiner Highschool of Music - Budapest

Recordings:

as a composer

Hungaroton: András Fejér and Katalin Sarkady duo
Corpus Posaune quartet
Hungaroton: Beáta Móri solo
Hungaroton: Ágnes Szakály and Zoltán Varga (Mexi) duo

as a conductor

Viktor Hárs: Love Story with Károly Nyári
Vivaldi: The four season with Eszter Horgas
Rossini, Verdi, Bizet, Bellini, Puccini, Saint-Saens, Kornél Fekete-Kovács, Viktor Hárs: Charlotte with Eszter Horgas
George Vukán: Author recording

as a pianist

Ful Tilt Tango with Eszter Horgas and Class Jazz Band

 

Critics and interviews:

Magazin

Consultation Magazin: 2010. february
Fidelio: 2006. may, 2008. january
Glamour: 2007. february
Gramofon: 2009. autumn
Hangoló Magazin: 2011. september
 
Hangszer és zene: 2005. oktober
Közéleti Gazdasági Krónika: 2006. september
Muzsika: 2003. january, 2004. august, 2005. january, 2007. february, 2008. january
Nők lapja: 2007. june, 2009. june
Rézirat: 2007. june

Internet

Radio

Klub Radio: 2011
Klasszik Radio 92.1: Fidelio 2011
Jazzy Radio: 2010
MR3 Bartók-channel: Új zenei újság, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2007
Rádió-C: 2004
RádióCafé 98.6: Capriccio, 2008
Szegedi Körzeti Stúdió: 2005
Fúzió Rádió: 2006

TV

Duna, Duna World: 2012 may
Channel 6.: 2011 december

Lexikon:

Update: 2012. may