hungary Famous Conductors from Hungary

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

List ranges from Eugene Ormandy to George Szell and more.

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

Use this list of renowned Hungarian conductors to discover some new conductors 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. (29 items)
Ádám Fischer is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Conductors from Hungary
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Ádám Fischer is a Hungarian conductor. He is the general music director of the Austro-Hungarian Haydn Orchestra, with which he has recorded the complete Haydn symphonies for the Nimbus label, the first digital recording of the cycle. He is also Music Director of the Hungarian Radio Symphony ...more

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Age: 67

Birthplace: Budapest, Hungary

Profession: Conductor

Credits: Gaetano Donizetti: Linda di Chamounix, Béla Bartók: Duke Bluebeard's Castle, Giovanni Paisello: Nina, Haydn: The Creation

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Antal Doráti is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Conductors from Hungary
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Antal Doráti, KBE was a Hungarian-born conductor and composer who became a naturalized American citizen in 1947. ...more

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Age: Died at 82 (1906-1988)

Birthplace: Budapest, Hungary

Profession: Conductor, Composer

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Anton Seidl is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Conductors from Hungary
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Anton Seidl was a Hungarian conductor. ...more

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Age: Died at 48 (1850-1898)

Birthplace: Pest, Hungary, Budapest, Hungary

Profession: Conductor

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Arpad Joó was a Hungarian conductor and concert pianist. ...more

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Age: Died at 66 (1948-2014)

Birthplace: Budapest, Hungary

Profession: Conductor

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