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.

Márkus Tibor


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Tibor Márkus received his diploma at the Béla Bartók Conservatory in 1991, then majored in jazz piano at the Ferenc Liszt Academy of Music. His professor was Károly Binder. His first record came out in 1991 with Swiss saxophonist, Claudia Raths. His solo album, Waves of Time, was released in 2000. He has also composed choral works, pieces for films and the theatre. He teaches jazz piano and history at the Ferenc Erkel Primary Art Institution and Jazz School, and is also a professor of the Ferenc Liszt Academy of Music. In 2005 he was elected the President of the Hungarian Jazz Federation succeeding Attila László in this position.

2010 Gold Cross of Merit of the Republic of Hungary
2015 Erkel Prize
Year Title Publisher Code Remark
1993 Equinox Jazz Quartet LMS Fesztiváliroda LMS 026 CD
1999 Márkus Tibor: Waves of Time - Duo Pieces for 1-12 Tones Binder Music Manufactory Own
1999 Márkus Tibor/Equinox Quartet: Three Trees Binder Music Manufactory BMM 9903-2517 3630 Own
2002 Tibor Márkus, Equinox Quartet: Are you free? Binder Music Manufactory BMM 0208-39224640
2002 100 éves az Erkel Ferenc Zeneiskola Távközlési Zenei Al.
2004 Márkus Tibor: My Pieces Binder Music Manufactory BMM 0402-45-254943 Own
2004 Tibor Márkus/Equinox: Eclectic Binder Music Manufactory BMM 0403-46-254943 Own
2005 Hungarian Jazz Store BMC HMIC BMC PCD 016 Not for sale - only for promotion / 4 CDs