Kalman Balogh (Hungary)
Kálmán Balogh is one of the foremost Hungarian cimbalom players, descending from a famous dynasty of Hungarian Gypsy musicians. His virtuosity is matched only by his understanding and respect of his heritage. A graduate of Ferenc Liszt Academy of Music of Budapest, he has completed many successful tours throughout the world with various ensembles, including ten tours in North America. Balogh has traveled to remote villages and studied the indigenous music of the Roma and Hungarian people. His cimbalom artistry was featured in numerous major European festivals and on classical concert stages.
concerts: 18.07.2003, 8.45 PM, Main Square
18.07.2003, 11.15 PM, Festival Club: Hala T. G. SOKÓŁ (Piłsudskiego 27)