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.

Oláh Zoltán

double bass

Place of Birth
Date of Birth

Zoltán Oláh was born in Budapest in 1974. He studied at the Liszt Ferenc Academy of Music faculty of jazz, where he got artist and music teacher degree. He is continuously playing in various groups and teaching students.

Active jazz bands: RigerRhodes, Gyafi trió, ÁrpiShow, TromboneSummit

Previous jazz bands: JazzSteps, Harcsa Veronika Quartet, Hungarian Swing Company

From September 2007 Zoltán Oláh was a teacher of Dr. Lauschmann Gyula Secondary School of Jazz Music. Since 2019 he is a teacher of the Jazz Faculty of Bartók-Pikéthy Secondary School of Music.
Year Title Publisher Code Remark
1998 Tisza Bea és a Jazzmin: Autumn Leaves Magánkiadás TBA 1973
1998 At the Moment Magneoton 39842 51192
2004 Bolla Gábor: Így játszunk mi
(Bolla, Gábor: The Way We Play)
Magánkiadás BOLLA 001
2005 Harcsa Veronika Quintet: Speak Low Nature Bliss HVQCD01
2006 Old Amsterdam Magánkiadás STS-CD-044
2007 You Don't Know It's You Magánkiadás SMCD010
2008 Jazz Steps Band: Side by Side Magánkiadás
2008 Red Baggage Smart Music SMCD011
2011 Harcsa Veronika: Lámpafény Magánkiadás HVQCD02
2017 Gyárfás István Trio: Cartoon Jazz Periferic Records STSCD 045
2021 Rieger Rhodes Quartet: Long-Lost Brothers Unit Records UTR5018