Jazz drums

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He earned his masters degree at the jazz department of Franz Liszt Music Academy in 2017. Among many teachers, he studied with György Jeszenszky and Peter Szendőfi. In 2019 he was given the Lakatos Ablakos Dezső scholarship. Tamás has played with several different Hungarian and international famous jazz productions and artists such as Attila László Quartet, Peter Sarik, Tamas Berki, Recirquel, Rafael Mário. With one of his ensembles, the Balogh Tamas Quintet, he won first prize at several Hungarian and international jazz competitions:
-  2013 – International Student Jazz Competition, Târgu Mureş – special award: the Best Drummer of the Festival
-  2014 – International Student Jazz Competition, Târgu Mureş – Best Band
-  2015 – Prague International Jazz Competition – first prize
-  2015 – Budapest Jazz Club combo-competition – first prize

In his playing he puts emphasis on mixing mainstream jazz with contemporary neo-soul genres.

You can communicate with Mr. Hidász in English.