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.

Kováts Péter


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Date of Birth

Péter Kováts started his violin studies with István Káté. Later Mr. Semyon Snitkovsky - David Oistrach's assistant - was his violin professor at the Franz Liszt Academy of Music, Budapest. He studied chamber music with György Kurtág and Sándor Devich, and took part in chamber orchestra studies in the Academy Chamber Orchestra led by Albert Simon. After graduating with Bartók's Violin Concerto he continued his studies at NTSU University (U.S.A.) with Prof. Robert Davidovici. Following his time in America, he formed the Mendelssohn Chamber Orchestra and since then he has been its Artistic Director and soloist.
Year Title Publisher Code Remark
2013 Karszt
Slam SLAMCD 550
2022 Auer Trio: Temperament - Works by Tchaikovsky and Liszt Hungaroton HCD 32862 Own
2023 Auer Trio - Spirit (Smetana & Dvořák) Hungaroton HCD 32880 Own