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.

Horgas Eszter


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Date of Birth

Grauated from the Liszt Ferenc Academy of Music in 1989, where she studied flute under Lóránt Kovács and Erika Sebők, and chamber music under György Kurtág and Ferenc Rados. In 1987 she was a scholarship participant in András Adorján's flute course in Switzerland. Since 1987 she has been performing with Liszt Ferenc Chamber Orchestra and the Budapest festival Orchestra. In 1989 she was a scholarship participant in Jean-Pierre Rampal's course. Since 1992 she has been chair of the woodwind department at the Weiner Leó Secondary School of Music. She is founder member of Forrás Chamber Music Ensemble. In 1995 she gave a very succesful solo concert in the Academy of Music, and recorded her first solo CD with Andrea Vigh. Both as solist and as member of orchestras, she regularly performs in Hungary, as well as on abroad (The Netherlands, Switzerland, Italy, France, Spain, Romania etc.).
In 2000 she founded a jazz group, called Class Jazz Band, where she plays with György Vukán.
Year Title Publisher Code Remark
1993 Harp Recital - Händel, Dittersdorf, Debussy, Ravel Capriccio C10485
1997 Martinu, Bohuslav: Kamarazene
(Martinu, Bohuslav: Chamber Music)
Hungaroton HCD 31674
2000 Sweet Dreams - Baby's First Classics Laserlight 24458 Further contributor: Evelyne Dubourg, Deborah Sipkai, Eckart Haupt, Peter Wohlert, Herbert Kegel...
2000 Nagy János: Táncok - Fej és írás Magánkiadás 0001 / 0002
2001 Horgas Eszter Arcai I. - Class Jazz Band: Crossover Gramy Records GR-022 Own
2001 Horgas Eszter Arcai II. - Hazafelé Gramy Records GR-028 Own
2002 Horgas Eszter Arcai III. - Class Jazz Band: Spanish Night - Live Concert Gramy Records GR-034 Own
2002 Class Jazz Band: Spanish Night Plus Creative Art Ensemble CAE 038
2003 Class Jazz Band: Cross Over Plus Creative Art Ensemble
2003 Creative Art Group: Gentle Love Creative Art Ensemble CAE 039
2004 Horgas Eszter: Mozivarázs Lazlo Co. B68687-2 Own
2004 Classic Moods - Händel, Bach, Mozart, Boccherini, Telemann, Besards, Fasch Capriccio C18419
2008 He & Carmen - Live Concert Galaxy Music GL001