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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

The Classical Composition of the Year Award

The Hungarian Copyright Bureau, Artisjus recognized Mr. Virágh’s work with their ” Classical Composition of the Year Award” for his composition GREGORIAN NOTES for viola and organ. Read more »

The ADESTE FIDELES has been performed in different countries

Mr. Virágh’s organ composition ADESTE FIDELES has been played in different countries from JAPAN through SWEDEN, LITHUANIA and BUDAPEST. The performers were Ádám Tabajdi, Róbert Kovács and Ágoston Tóka. The VIENNA performance of the piece is coming soon….         Read more »

The Les visages de la lune in New Zealand

Starting in 1922, the International Society of Contemporary Music (ISCM) organized its World Music Days Festival each year in a different country. In 2020, New Zealand is going to host this event, where Mr. Virágh’s four-movement pianos suite, the LES VISAGES DE LA LUNE (The faces of the moon) will also be included in the festival program. https://www.iscm2020.nz/ Read more »

Criticism of the TETRA CD

TETRA Compositions by Máté Hollós, András Gábor Virágh, Zoltán Kodály and Zoltán Kovács Levente Puskás – saxophone, Judit Váradi – piano This CD record by Levente Puskás and Judit Váradi fills a gap: the saxophone is rarely used as a solo instrument at classical music events. The musical literature available for this musical instrument is largely incomparable with that of... Read more »

New release of a composition

The chamber composition Morning for four trombones was published by Editions Bim of Switzerland. https://bit.ly/2lLQzc6 Read more »

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 »