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Famous Composers from Hungary

List of notable or famous composers from Hungary, with bios and photos, including the top composers born in Hungary and even some popular composers who immigrated to Hungary. If you're trying to find out the names of famous Hungarian composers then this list is the perfect resource for you. These composers are sorted alphabetically, and information about each well-known composer from Hungary is included when available.

List features items like Franz Liszt, Béla Bartók and more!

This historic composers from Hungary list can help answer the questions "Who are some Hungarian composers of note?" and "Who are the most famous composers from Hungary?" These prominent composers of Hungary may or may not be currently alive, but what they all have in common is that they're all respected Hungarian composers.

Use this list of renowned Hungarian composers to discover some new composers that you aren't familiar with. Don't forget to share this list by clicking one of the social media icons at the top or bottom of the page. (20 items)
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    Born: 1895
    Birthplace: Budapest, Hungary
    Profession: Conductor, Film Score Composer, Arranger, Pianist, Film Producer + 3 more
    Date Of Death: 1970
    Place Of Death: Los Angeles, California, United States of America
    Alexander Laszlo : see more

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    Born: 1881
    Birthplace: Sânnicolau Mare, Romania
    Profession: Pianist, Ethnographer, Composer
    Institution: Franz Liszt Academy of Music, Budapest
    Date Of Death: 1945
    Cause Of Death: Leukemia
    Place Of Death: New York City, New York, United States of America
    Béla Bartók : see more

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    Born: 1884
    Birthplace: Békésszentandrás, Hungary
    Profession: Conductor, Film Score Composer, Author, Composer, Teacher
    Date Of Death: 1968
    Place Of Death: Tallahassee, Florida, United States of America
    Edward Kilenyi, Sr. : see more

  4. 4

    Born: 1877
    Birthplace: Bratislava, Slovakia
    Profession: Conductor, Composer
    Institution: Franz Liszt Academy of Music, Budapest
    Date Of Death: 1960
    Place Of Death: New York City, New York, United States of America
    Ernő Dohnányi : see more

  5. 5

    Born: 1905
    Birthplace: Nagykanizsa, Hungary
    Profession: Film Score Composer, Composer
    Institution: Franz Liszt Academy of Music, Budapest, Accademia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia
    Date Of Death: 2000
    Place Of Death: Budapest, Hungary
    Ferenc Farkas : see more

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