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Arpád Balázs

Árpád Balázs (born 1 October 1937 in Szentes, Hungary) is a classical music composer. He studied composition in Budapest and Rome, and presented a series about classical music on Hungarian television.

His compositions have been recommended for students learning to play the piano, and in the UK his piece "Trudging" is one of the set performance pieces for the 2009-2010 ABRSM Grade 1 Piano examination.

Birth and Death Data: Born October 1st, 1937 (Szentes)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1910 - 1930

Roles Represented in DAHR: composer, songwriter

Notes: Hungarian surnames customarily precede given names: Balázs Árpád.

Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor B-11242 10-in. 11/16/1911 Rácsos kapu Vilma Heltary Female vocal solo, with violin and cimbalom composer  
Victor B-26769 10-in. 9/13/1922 Gyere velem az erdőbe (Come with me to the forest ) S. Lajos Rózsa Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble composer  
Victor B-28947 10-in. 11/14/1923 Ahogy én szeretlek Sió Aladár és Zenekara Orchestra composer  
Victor B-31025 10-in. 10/20/1924 Nem én lettem hűtlen hozzád Sió Aladár és Zenekara Orchestra composer  
Victor B-32621 10-in. 5/11/1925 Szeretnék Májius éjszakán Aladár Sió Violin solo, with cimbalom composer  
Victor B-32640 10-in. 5/11/1925 Egy ablaknál állj meg czigány Aladár Sió Violin solo, with cimbalom composer  
Victor BVE-33362 10-in. 9/2/1925 Csak még egyszer tudnék hazamenni Ference Zsolt Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble composer  
Victor BVE-33363 10-in. 9/2/1925 Madardalos erdon Ference Zsolt Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble composer  
Victor BVE-34113 10-in. 12/3/1925 Befordultan a konyhába Kapossy Károly Czigány Zenéje Instrumental ensemble composer  
Victor BVE-34115 10-in. 12/3/1925 Szántok vetek Kapossy Károly Czigány Zenéje Instrumental ensemble composer  
Victor BVE-34116 10-in. 12/3/1925 A hegyoldalt venyigesor takarja Kapossy Károly Czigány Zenéje Instrumental ensemble composer  
Victor BVE-34707 10-in. 2/26/1926 Vallomás Rigo's Gypsy Orchestra Orchestra composer  
Victor BVE-34708 10-in. 2/26/1926 Mit keres a temetöbe Rigo's Gypsy Orchestra Orchestra composer  
Victor BVE-34709 10-in. 2/26/1926 Itt hagyom a falutokat nem sokára Rigo's Gypsy Orchestra Orchestra composer  
Victor BVE-34714 10-in. 3/5/1926 Tul az oceanon Rigo's Gypsy Orchestra Instrumental ensemble composer  
Victor BVE-34715 10-in. 3/5/1926 Rózsika keringö Rigo's Gypsy Orchestra Instrumental ensemble composer  
Victor BVE-35150 10-in. 5/7/1926 Az alispán leánya Frigyes Vajda Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble composer  
Victor BVE-35151 10-in. 5/7/1926 Levelet hozott a posta Frigyes Vajda Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble composer  
Victor BVE-35230 10-in. 3/23/1926 Levelem, utolsó levelem Frigyes Vajda Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble composer  
Victor BVE-35232 10-in. 3/23/1926 Ne hitegess ne csalogass Frigyes Vajda Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble composer  
Victor BVE-36528 10-in. 10/1/1926 Itthagyom a falutokat Steven Csižmadia Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Gramophone BE2682 10-in. 9/22/1930 Nem tudok én néked csak virágot adni József Cselényi ; Magyary Imre Cigányzenekara Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble composer  
Gramophone 10712L 10-in. 4/5/1910 Gyere velem akáclombos falumba S. Lajos Rózsa Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble composer  
Gramophone 11736L 10-in. 11/11/1910 Valakinek muzsikálnak S. Lajos Rózsa Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Balázs, Arpád," accessed November 27, 2020, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/302632.

Balázs, Arpád. (2020). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved November 27, 2020, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/302632.

"Balázs, Arpád." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2020. Web. 27 November 2020.

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URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/302632

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