“… 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,

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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,

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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,


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 »

Sinfonietta – live broadcast

The Sinfonietta for Orchestra of Mr. Virágh was live broadcasted in the ArTRIUM – comtemporary music series of the Béla Bartók National Radio. The Hungarian Radio Symphony Orchestra was conducted by Péter Dobszay. Read more »

Zoltán Kodály Scholarship for composers

András Gábor Virágh has awarded the Zoltán Kodály Scholarship for composers for the second time on the 1st of April. Read more »

Above Criticism – Studio5 Composers’ evening Read more »

The Impromptu is published

Mr. Virágh’s chamber composition, the IMPROMPTU for Violin / Viola and Piano is published by the Kontrapunkt Music Publisher. The Impromptu is available on YouTube:     Read more »