Artist database

This is the Artist Database of BMC, which includes information about composers, musicians, orchestras, choirs and groups that are either Hungarian or Hungarian by origin or live in Hungary, as well as information about releases recorded with them.

Mohay Miklós


Place of Birth
Date of Birth

Miklós Mohay was born in Budapest in 1960. He studied composition and the cello at the Bartók Béla Specialized Secondary School of Music under Miklós Kocsár and Ottó Kertész. In 1984 he graduated in composition from the Liszt Ferenc Academy of Music, having studied under Sándor Szokolay, Sándor Balassa and József Soproni.

His choral works have won several prizes at competitions in Hungary. Since 1985, he has been teaching solfeggio and music theory at the Primary School Teacher's Training College attached to the Eötvös Lóránd University in Budapest.

His piece titeled Aranyszájú Szent János liturgiája was honoured with Artisjus Prize in the Classical Music of the Year category in 2024.


2001 Istvánffy Award
2006 KÓTA Award
2007 Erkel Award
2024 Artisjus Prize
Title Type Year
1848 Mixed choir 0
Ave Maria Mixed choir 1989
Canticum Laudis Mixed choir 1983
Canticum Laudis - Tropus ad Gloria Male choir 1982
Cantus Nocturnus Female choir 1989
Concerto breve - Per corno e orchestra Concerto 1984
Corno capriccioso Instrumental solo 2015
Starry Sky Mixed choir 1996
Der 130. Psalm / Psalm 130 Mixed choir 1992
Danube-Girl Mixed choir 0
South Slavic Folk Songs Male choir 1987
Gloria Cum Psalmibus Mixed choir 1988
Six Miniatures for Cimbalom Instrumental solo 1978
Homo Praeposterus Mixed choir 1981
Patriot Song Mixed choir 1995
From the Dust of A Long Journey Female choir 0
Hymnus Mixed choir 1986
Thanksgiving Song Mixed choir 1983
Three Children Miniatures Children's choir 1982
Three Madrigals Female choir 2007
Three Tales Female choir 1980
Drei Deutsche Volkslieder / Three German Folk Songs Female choir 1992
Three Female Choirs Female choir 1990
Two Canons Choir a cappella 1987
Two Female Choirs Female choir 1989
Pleading Prayer Female choir 1992
Hungarian Credo Female choir 2005
Hungarian Mass Solo voice(s) with solo instrument(s) 2018
Movements Chamber Music 0
Mundi Dominatrix - Sequentia Female choir 1998
Mägdelein - Two German Fok Songs for Mixed Choir Mixed choir 1992
Nuntiat angelus Female choir 1997
Narcissus Mixed choir 1984
Four Songs on the Poems by Sándor Kányádi Solo voice(s) with solo instrument(s) 1983
Four Little Songs - For Children´s or Maiden Choir Children's choir 1990
Four Romanian Folk Songs Female choir 1987
Ritornelli per clarinetto solo Instrumental solo 1979
Salve Regina Female choir 2002
Stabat Mater Choral music 2017
Sültü-Songs Choral music 0
Shepherd Songs from Vojvodina Solo voice(s) with ensemble 1985
Via Crucis - For Piano Instrumental solo 2013
Flower Fall Female choir 1996
Flower Fall No. 2 Female choir 2006
Wanderers Nachtlied (Über allen Gipfeln ist Ruh) Female choir 1991
Wanderers Nachtlied I-II (New version) Female choir 2006
Wenn alle Brünnlein fließen Male choir 1992
Dream Dance Female choir 1989
Night flash Mixed choir 0
Five Childen´s Choir Children's choir 1991