Artistic director for Laurea Mundi Part2
Date: March 10, 2016
Maybe we have no need to introduce him to you.
Although we proudly tell more about meeting music artistic director, Gábor Hollerung.
He graduated at the Liszt Academy of Music in Budapest and is the Principal Conductor of the Dohnányi Orchestra Budafok (check calendar http://www.bdz.hu/). With his choir, the Budapest Academic Choral Society, he won first prizes at all recognized European choir competitions. He is engaged in training young conductors and he has regularly given master classes on conducting both in Hungary and abroad.
His Choral Celebration project unites choirs from all over the world to sing together in concerts, you can have a try at the Int. Choral Celebration in Budapest in July (http://www.meeting-music.com/index.php?id=587&L=1).
Gábor Hollerung was awarded with the Knight's’ Cross Order of the Hungarian Republic, the Liszt Prize, the Jerusalem Prize, the Artisjus Prize for presenting contemporary music on high quality.
In 2015 he was awarded the title of A Merit Artist by his home country, Hungary.
Celebrate choral music with him at meeting music events - It is so much fun to meet, sing and talk with him!