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.

Szabó Dénes

chorus master

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Dénes Szabó is probably the most acknowledged choral conductor in Hungary as well as a music teacher in the Zoltán Kodály Primary School. He studied music in Szeged, Miskolc, and Budapest.

Dénes Szabó has conducted the @@KAR_325## and the @@KAR_236## successfully in numerous international choir competitions and has led workshops for music teachers and conductors at ISME conferences (Australia- 1988, South Korea- 1992) at the MENC conference (Washington- 1990) and at the IKS/OAKE conference (Hartford USA- 1993).

Several awards acknowledged his devoted teaching work; he was awarded the Liszt Ferenc-Prize in 1985, Bartók Béla-Pásztory Ditta -Prize in 1993, and Kossuth-Prize in 2000 in appreciation of his artistic achievements.