“… 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,


Interview in the Figaro Magazine of the Franz Liszt University of Music

The Budafok Dohnányi Orchestra is a prominent player of the Hungarian contemporary music life. In the 2018-2019 season it performed a number of contemporary pieces written by young composers. In January the orchestra will perform András Gábor Virágh’s Sinfonietta, concerning which we have received some intriguing details right from the composer.   Abigél Varga: The BudafokDohnányi Orchestra will play your Sinfonietta... Read more »

The METAMORPHOSIS is published by the Norsk Musikforlag

András Gábor Virágh had the special privilege that one of the most prestigious Scandinavian sheet music publishing companies, the NORSK MUSIKFORLAG has published his ensemble composition, Metamorphosis for 14 Players.   Read more »

The METAMORPHOSIS in Warsaw again

The Metamorphosis for 14 players by András Virágh András Gábor was commissioned in 2017 by the Warsaw Autumn – contemporary music festival. The world premiere of the composition was on 15 September 2017 on the opening day of the festival at the Krakow New Music Ensemble conducted by Szymon Bywalec. The Metamorphosis will be performed again after one year, this time... Read more »

Great interview on the website (english version)

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A short video from Kosice (SK)

Kosice 2018. 09. 23. trailer Read more »

The METAMORPHOSIS on the palette of the France Musique radio channel

András Gábor Virágh had the great honour of having his ensemble composition METAMORPHOSIS FOR 14 PLAYERS was aired more than 50 times by the France Musique, a radio channel having one of the most colourful classical music portfolio in France. This piece was played first at the 2017 WARSAW AUTUMN, a renowned international festival of contemporary music, and it was... Read more »