Composition database

This is the Composition Database of BMC, which includes information about works by composers that are either Hungarian or Hungarian by origin or live in Hungary.

Title of the work

Sinfonia concertante


Original / Hungarian title
Sinfonia concertante
Foreign language / English title
Sinfonia concertante
For Four Percussionists and Orchestra
to the Amadinda Percussion Group, Tibor Bogányi and the Pannon Philharmonic Orchestra, Pécs
Year of composition

perc. (4 esec. - marimba b., crot., 5 tom-tom, 5 ptti., wood bl., xil., camp., 2 conga, trg., vibr., 5 burma gong, 3 chinese gong, 2 bongo, tam-tam, campli, 3 japanese church bells, cajon, tambourine, guiro, 2 gr.c.) solo - 2 fl. (II anche picc.), 2 ob. (II anche, 2 cl. (II anche cl.b.), 2 fg. (II anche cfg.) - 2 cor., 2 tr., 2 trb., trb.cb. - timp. - strings: 6 vl. 1, 4 vl. 2, 4 vla., 4 vlc., 2 cb.
30 min

Movements, parts
1. Maestoso - Allegro
2. Largo - Im Memoriam Zsolt Erőss (The first Hungarian Mount Everest-climber)
3. Allegro

Commissioned by
Amadinda Percussion Group and the Pannon Philharmonic Orchestra
Premiere information
14 November 2013, Concert Series "Amadinda 30", Kodály Center, Pécs, Hungary; Amadinda Percussion Group: Zoltán Rácz, Aurél Holló, Zoltán Váci, Károly Bojtos, Pannon Philharmonic Orchestra, Tibor Bogányi (cond.)
Publisher / Source
Kontrapunkt Music Ltd. 2013, K-0157 (On rental)
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Recording of the premiere (Available at
1 min. sample
1 I.
2 II.
3 III.