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.

Vigh Andrea


Place of Birth
Date of Birth

After graduating from the Liszt Ferenc Academy of Music in 1986, she was a harp teacher at Bartók Béla Secondary School of Music. In 1988 she participated in the Harp World Congress in Vienna as a soloist. She started her solo career in 1993, after giving a very successful concert at the Music Academy. She has given several performances in Hungary; the Hungarian Radio and Television has recordings of her performance. Between 1992 and 95 she recorded 8 albums on the Capriccio label. As a member of various symphony orchestras - the Budapest Symphony Orchestra, the Budapest Strauss Orchestra - she toured almost all European countries, including Austria, Germany, France, the Netherlans, Spain, Italy, etc. Since 1993 she has regularly played with the Budapest Festival Orchestra, in the season of 1993/94 in Berlin and in Lisboa, as well as at the Salzburg Festival. She also took part in the BFO's 1995 Europe Tour when Sir Georg Solti was conducting. She also performed in the Hungarian State Opera Orchestra and the National Philharmonic Orchestra. In 1996 Ms.Vígh became a professor at the Liszt Ferenc Academy. In 2020 she received the Merited Artist of Hungary award.

Year Title Publisher Code Remark
1990 Masters Of Classical Music Vol.1-5 Laserlight 35800 5 CDs
1993 Harp Recital - Händel, Dittersdorf, Debussy, Ravel Capriccio C10485
1997 Albrechtsberger, Johann Gregor: Harp Concerto in C major - Partita in F major - Wagenseil, Georg Christoph: Harp Concerto in G major Capriccio C10586
1999 Márta István művei
Hungaroton HCD 31580
1999 Tihanyi László: Árnyjáték (Schattenspiel)
BMC Records BMC CD 027
2000 Sweet Dreams - Baby's First Classics Laserlight 14507 Further contributor: Deborah Sipkai, Evelyne Dubourg, Heinz Fricke, Hans Vonk, Yuri Ahronovitch...
2000 Sweet Dreams - Baby's First Classics Laserlight 24458 Further contributor: Evelyne Dubourg, Deborah Sipkai, Eckart Haupt, Peter Wohlert, Herbert Kegel...
2002 Gémesi Géza művei
(Works by Géza Gémesi)
Hungaroton HCD 31940
2002 Midnight Lounge - Chill Out Classics and Meditation Capriccio C49326
2003 Krumpholtz, Jean-Baptiste: Szonáták
(Krumpholtz, Jean-Baptiste: Sonatas)
Hungaroton HCD 32153 Own
2004 Famous Austrian Composers - Strauss, Mozart, Schubert, Beethoven, Haydn, Albrechtsberger Capriccio C49370 5 CDs
2004 Classic Moods - Bach, Vivaldi, Buffardin, Dowland, Albinoni, Händel, Purcell, Pescetti Capriccio C18409
2004 Classic Moods - Händel, Bach, Mozart, Boccherini, Telemann, Besards, Fasch Capriccio C18419
2004 Mozart Era - Meister der Mozart-Zeit Capriccio C67100-02 3 CDs
2007 Dittersdorf, Carl Ditters von: Harp Concerto in A major Capriccio C71121