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.

Zana Zoltán

saxophone, saxophone - tenor, clarinet

Place of Birth
Halle, Németország
Date of Birth

He was born in 1976 in Halle, Germany. He studied clarinet in Béla Bartók Music School Miskolc and he started to be interested in jazz on the influence of a Chick Corea record. He graduated at the Jazz Department of Ferenc Liszt University and in 1999 he won the first prize at "Dezső Ablakos - Lakatos" Saxophone Competition. In this year he has recorded his first c.d. with Kristóf Bacsó called "First Steps" followed by his own bands first record called "Opposite Forces" with Electric Jazz Force.
Year Title Publisher Code Remark
Pege: Music for everybody vol.3 Magánkiadás PEGE 13
1999 First Steps FON-Trade Music FN9905
2000 Electric Jazz Force: Opposite Forces Periferic Records BGCD061
2001 Budapest Jazz Orchestra: Budapest Jazz Suite BMC Records BMC CD 065
2002 Tibor Márkus, Equinox Quartet: Are you free? Binder Music Manufactory BMM 0208-39224640
2003 Budapest Jazz Orchestra with Dave Liebman: Human Circle - The Wayfarer BMC Records BMC CD 088
2003 Czirják Csaba Quartet: Work in Progress... Magánkiadás
2004 The Howling Spirit HUMABEN Records 4558/2004
2004 Eötvös Péter: Snatches
(Péter Eötvös: Snatches)
BMC Records BMC CD 097
2004 Tibor Márkus/Equinox: Eclectic Binder Music Manufactory BMM 0403-46-254943
2004 Gergő Borlai: Sausage TOM-TOM Records TTCD 59
2005 Hungarian Jazz Store BMC HMIC BMC PCD 016 Not for sale - only for promotion / 4 CDs
2008 Balázs Elemér: Mindig az a perc 2.
(Balázs Elemér: Always That Moment 2.)
BMC Records BMC CD 149
2009 Teach me Silence Tim Produkció KLQCD01
2009 Columbus Jazz Nights Vol.1 - Live At The Columbus Jazz Ship Hunnia Records HRCD 922