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Tzumo Arpad Tzumo Arpad Olah January 29, 1980 was born into gypsy (Roma) musical family. He started playing the piano at the age of seven. He studied classical music at the Weiner Leo Conservatory (Hungary Budapest), after he received a scholarship to the Ferenc Erkel School of Jazz Music. His first success was the first prize of the Hungarian (Bela Bartok) Radio's talent competition, which was a scholarship for 5-week summer course at the Berklee College of Music in Boston. Since 2001, he has had a lot of success in the international field, as well. In the summer of 2001, Tzumo received the first prize for the best Trio and for being the best soloist at the "Jazz an der Donau" competition.In September 2001, his Trio took part in the Jazz Hoeilaart International Contest competition, For the first time in the competition, Tzumo won all three of the main prizes : for the best Trio , and for the most creative performance piece, and he also received the prize for best soloist. In 2001,he also received scholarship and continued his studies at the Berklee College of Music in Boston, where he studied with Joanne Bracken. In 2003 he applied and got accepted to the Thelonious Monk Institute of Jazz. He has performed with Monk Institute Band, featuring Terence Blanchard, Herbie Hancock, Wayne Shorter, Kenny Garret and Clark Terry, Hal Crook ,Terry Lyne Carrington in the United States, Europe and Japan. In 2002, he was also granted the Emerton Award and the prize for the year's Young Jazz Talents from the Hungarian Radio. In 2003 he was selected among the 50 most successful young talented artists.. His record, "My Time", received Hungary's musical award, the Gramophone. He graduated from the Monk Institute of Jazz University of Southern California in 2006. After the graduation he moved to New York where he is been started to working with young generations of jazz musicians Like Nemeth Ferenc ,Lionel Loueke ,Arturo Stable .Today, you can find Tzumo living in EU. In 2011 joined as a Teacher at The Music Talent Center came from guitarist and composer Ferenc Snétberger, who is of Hungarian Roma origin and is now living in Berlin. Our students will get support in building on this knowledge, and broadening their talents in the direction of jazz, classical and world music. In 2014 also teaching in Budapest at the Vienna Konservatorium. SCHOLARSHIPS AND AWARDS 2015: jazzma.hu Voter list Pianist of the year 2014 : Jazzma.hu Voter list 2014 Pianist and keyboard player of the Year 2010: Artisjus Award 2005: "My Time" received Hungary's musical award, the Gramophone. 2003-2005: Thelonious Monk Institute scholarship awarded by Herbie Hancock, Terence Blanchard and Wayne Shorter. 2003: Selected among the 50 most successful young talented artists in Hungary. 2002: Emerton Award for the year's Young Jazz Talent from the Hungarian Radio. 2001-2003: Scholarship of the Berklee College of Music in Boston. 2001: First prize for the best Trio and for the best soloist at the "Jazz an der Donau" competition in Passau, Germany. 2001: First prize in all three categories: the best Trio, the most creative performance piece and the best soloist at the Jazz Hoeilaart International Contest in Belgium. 1998: First prize of the Hungarian Bartók Radio Jazz Piano Competion. Scholarship for a 5-week summer course at the Berklee College of Music in Boston.
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Discography
Cím: Tzumo (Oláh Árpád): Promise Kiadás éve: 2017 Kategória: CD Kiadó: Hunnia Records
Cím: Tzumo - Hungarian Folk Songs Kiadás éve: 2016 Kategória: CD Kiadó: Hunnia Records
Cím: Képek hangokban Kiadás éve: 2012 Kategória: CD
Cím: T.E.D Freedom - Live at the Budapest Jazz Club Kiadás éve: 2011 Kiadó: BJC Kategória: CD
Cím: Tzumo Eletronic Dreams Kiadás éve: 2006 Kiadó: Hunnia Records Kategória: CD
Cím: Improvisations Kiadás éve: 2008 Kiadó: Hunnia Records Kategória: CD
Cím: EZ JAZZ VOL. 2 Kiadás éve: 2004 Kiadó: EMI Kategória: CD
Cím: CUMO - My Time Kiadás éve: 2001 Kiadó: EMI Kategória: CD
CD - Session zenész
Cím: James Westfall - Independent Kiadás éve: 2006 Kategória: CD - Session Zenész
Cím: János Egri - Voice and Bass Kiadás éve: 2010 Kiadó: EMI Kategória: CD - Session Zenész
Cím: Gergő Bolrai - MMM Kiadás éve: 2010 Kiadó: Indie Kategória: CD - Session Zenész
Cím: Bacsó Kristóf - Alteregos Kategória: CD - Session Zenész
Cím: Attila Lazslo - Just Trust Kiadás éve: 2008 Kiadó: Tom Tom Records Kategória: CD - Session Zenész
Cím: Gergő Borlai - Sausage Kiadás éve: 2004 Kategória: CD - Session Zenész
Cím: Albert Orgon - Wings Kiadás éve: 2003 Kategória: CD - Session Zenész
Cím: János Egri - Soft Waves Kiadás éve: 1999 Kategória: CD - Session Zenész
Cím: Babos Project Romani egyszer volt.. Kiadás éve: 1998 Kiadó: Sony Kategória: CD - Session Zenész
Cím: Boros Júlia - My Foolish Heart Kiadás éve: 2001 Kategória: CD - Session Zenész
Cím: Pusztai Tony - Beyond my dreams Kiadás éve: 2000 Kategória: CD - Session Zenész
Cím: Bacsó - Zana - First Steps Kiadás éve: 1999 Kategória: CD - Session Zenész
Producer
Cím: Felly K - Far Away Kiadás éve: 2007 Kategória: Producer
Cím: Bery - Bery Disco Kiadás éve: 2009 Kiadó: EMI Kategória: Producer
Cím: Felly K - Szeretni Bolondulásig Kiadás éve: 2008 Kiadó: The Argus Productions Kategória: Producer
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