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“… I think I speak for many others when I suggest that he should be invited again – we would all enrich our lives, if we get to know as many sides of this outstandingly talented musician and composer as possible.”

Balázs Szabó, musicologist

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…His piece, Tre Hymni was a beautiful mixture of tradition and invention; it can be characterised by clean modesty and parts composed with best taste. Just when we were amazed by the mature way of handling the piano, we were distracted by a beautiful vocal or cello melody, while a perfectly portioned flute melody formed a counter-piece…

Márk Aszódi, revizoronline.com

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“… the sensitively composed piano movements are the diverse utterances of an independent composer without tinges of any reminiscence.”

Kristóf Csengery, Life and Literature

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“… and indeed, the world of music is familiar with him as an immaculately prepared composer who feels at home in a number of genres and has an excitingly unique style.”

Balázs Szabó, feol.hu

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“… the artist played all these extremely complex compositions by heart without a single mistake or musical error, with highly colourful registration, and with a high level of focus embracing all details, while the style of the performance was elegantly cool and unbelievably self-confident.”

Balázs Szabó, feol.hu

News

Above criticism

The recording of the STUDIO 5 concert on 9th of March in the Solti hall of the Franz Liszt Academy of Music was recorded and broadcasted on the Bartók Radio. Studio 5 concert on 9th March, 2019 Read more »

The concert of the STUDIO 5 is broadcasted on the Radio Bartók

The Broadcast is available here: https://bit.ly/2XHBeLX HERE AND NOW STUDIO 5 COMPOSERS’ EVENING Above Criticism   Alberto Alessio: Bembe (special prize from Studio5 at the Bartók Composition Competition) Gergely Kovács (piano) Máté Bella: Visions Péter Szűcs (clarinet), Beáta Móri, András Szalai (cimbalom) András Gábor Virágh: Tetra Erzsébet Seleljo (alto saxophone), Irén Seleljo (piano) Árpád Solti: Amit szívedbe rejtesz (What You Hide in... Read more »

Criticism in the Lokalpresse newspaper of Konstanz

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The preview of the Piano Sonata is available

VIRÁGH Sonata for Piano – PREVIEW Read more »

Release of the Piano Sonata

The Sonata for Piano by András Gábor Virágh has published by the Kontrapunkt Music Publisher. The world premiere of the piece will be during autumn this year. Read more »

New CD release

It is always an extraordinary thing in a composer’s life when one of his works gets recorded on a CD by a performer or an ensemble. This time it is a chamber composition, the TETRA (2009) of András Gábor Virágh written for alto saxophone and piano that will be recorded as a result of a performance by Levente Puskás and... Read more »