Mátyás Antál

Hungarian conductor

born 1945 in Budapest, Hungary.

He is the son of Antal Dóra producer and recording supervisor.

The Hungarian conductor, Mátyás Antál, was born into a family of musicians and completed his training at the Ferenc Liszt Academy of Music in Budapest as a flautist and a conductor.

In 1972, the year after graduating, Mátyás Antál joined the Hungarian State Orchestra as a flautist, but in the last ten years has been principally employed as a conductor, specializing initially in contemporary music. In 1984 he was appointed chorus-master of the Budapest Choir and two years later became associate conductor of the Hungarian State Orchestra. He appears frequently as a conductor in his native country as well as in East and West Germany, Austria and Greece, and has made a number of recordings for Hungaroton.

Involved in György Szabados "Body of Work":

In Memoriam György Szabados CD Cover2011, October 13, recording of concert with Erno Dohnányi Symphony Orchestra / Budafoki Dohnányi Zenekar, conducted by Hollerung Gábor, and National Choir, Hungary conducted by Mátyás Antal later 2011 or 2012 released on CD: “In Memoriam Szabados György – Live album by Erno Dohnányi Symphony Orchestra (2011)



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