Bio

Aron

Aron Romhanyi

Educational Background:

2010- Juhász Gyula University, Szeged, Hungary: Pedagogy (MA)

1998-2002 Liszt Ferenc Music Academy, Jazz piano Performer/Teacher (BA), Budapest, Hungary (Teachers: János Gonda, Kálmán Oláh, László Gárdonyi, Béla Szakcsi-Lakatos)

1996-2000 ELTE English Language and Literature, EFL Teacher (English as a Foreign Language), Budapest, Hungary.

1992-1994 Kodolányi János Teacher's Training College, Székesfehérvár, Hungary.

1982-1983 The British School, Tripoli, Libya

1978-1982 American Oil Company's School (OCS), Tripoli, Libya.

Professional Experience:

1999-present: EMI recording artist, keyboardist and songwriter of Hungarian pop group „United“ (6 CD-s and a DVD, 9 Hungarian top 40 singles/music videos, several prizes)

2003-present: composer/music producer of numerous pop/R’n’B hits in Hungary.

2007-present: Jazz Piano instructor at Kodolányi János College, Székesfehérvár.

2002-2006: Jazz Piano instructor at Dr. Lauschmann Gyula Music School.

2003-present: composed, arranged, and recorded full CD-s with Gary Willis, Brandon Fields, played in concert with Tom Brechtlein, Jojo Mayer, Tony Lakatos.

2007-present: Composing and performing worldwide with tuba artist Roland Szentpali, compositions published by Editions-BIM, Switzerland, recorded 4 CD-s.

Skills:

-15 years of experience performing as pianist/keyboardist. -All-around musical director: Assembling, arranging and co-ordinating musical performances from combos to large orchestras, for recording sessions and concerts.

-Advanced Pro-Tools and Logic Audio software editing and mixing.

-Advanced Sibelius Music Notation Software user. -Composing and arranging jazz, contemporary chamber music, R’n‘B, electronica.

Achievements:

Arany Zsiráf prize for best pop album 2000 “United: Az elsõ...” Jakab líra prize for best lyrical song 2000 for 'Nincs õsz, nincs tél". eMeRTon prize for best jazz ensemble 2007 “Fusio Group”. Fonogram prize for best jazz album 2008 "Loop Doctors: High Voltage", Prima Primissima prize 2010 for pop group “United”, Fonogram nomination for best jazz album 2010 „Aron Romhanyi Trio feat. Brandon Fields: West Road Horizon“.

Hobbies:

-Rap -Graphic design (Adobe Illustrator, Photoshop), interioir design


© Aron Romhanyi 2012