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Dedicated works

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Works dedicated to and premiered by Gábor Palotás

Csaba Zoltán MARJÁN: Lemuria – The Fallen Civilisation /marimba solo/
Premier: April 7, 2011, Kecskemét, Hungary

Pál RÓZSA: percussion.hu /marimba-vibraphone – one player/
Premier: November 16, 2011, Kecskemét, Hungary

Árpád SOLTI: Nakonxipán – Symphonic Poem /Percussion solo and symphony orchestra/
Premier: April 23, 2012, Kecskemét, Hungary

Árpád SOLTI: Cooltrain /Version for vibraphone and electronics/
Premier: March 19, 2013, Brussels, Belgium

Máté BALOGH: öi-(jj) /marimba solo/
Premier: April 16, 2013, Kecskemét, Hungary

Bálint BARÁTH: Canabasic /marimba solo/
Premier: August 7, 2013, Hódmezővásárhely, Hungary

Ákos NAGY: Wailing of Pendulum /marimba and electronics/
Premier: October 5, 2013, Dunaújváros, Hungary

Matthew COLEY: Pentagonal Arabesque /marimba solo/
Premier: April 1, 2014, Kecskemét, Hungary

Jillian WHITAKER: Ewoé /marimba solo/
Premier: August 4, 2014, Hódmezővásárhely, Hungary

Ákos NAGY: Ripples on the Ice of Enceladus /percussion solo and electronics/
Premier: October 25, 2014, Dunaújváros, Hungary

Máté BALOGH: Silenzio! /suspended cymbal solo/
Premier: October 25, 2014, Dunaújváros, Hungary

Bálint BARÁTH: S.H.to rhythm /percussion solo/
Premier: October 25, 2014, Dunaújváros, Hungary

András Gábor VIRÁGH: Metal Music (second version) /percussion solo/
Premier: June 5, 2015, Budapest, Hungary

Árpád SOLTI: P-Cock fun tas(t)y!-frOmmage á Co-die /marimba solo/
Premier: August 6, 2015, Hódmezővásárhely, Hungary

Balázs HORVÁTH: Bean /percussion solo/
Premier: March 5, 2016, Cedar Falls, IA, United States of America

Zsanett LISZKAI: metronome 80 /marimba solo/
Premier: May 26, 2016, Kecskemét, Hungary

Eric LACY: Kimerülve sincs pihenés (No Rest for the Weary) /marimba solo/
Premier: 29 March, 2017, Pécs, Hungary

Sandy NORDAHL: Charlie the Tramp /marimba solo/
Premier: August 1, 2017, Hódmezővásárhely, Hungary

Gergely MATUZ: Song of the Cosmos /marimba solo/
Premier: November 14, 2017, Szeged, Hungary

Lajos HUSZÁR: Toccata /marimba solo/
Premier: ??

Gergely GYŐRFFY: Pedrolino /marimba solo/
Premier: ??

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Works dedicated to Gábor Palotás and his student

Árpád SOLTI: En Garde! /Duo for one Snare drum/

Szabolcs JOÓ: Buzzing Dance /Snare drum solo/

Randy HOGANCAMP: Renisku /Percussion quartet/

Ákos NAGY: Canon fo(u)r translational form /percussion trio/

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Works dedicated to and premiered by Iowa/Hungary Percussion Project

(Matthew Andreini – USA, Gábor Palotás – Hungary)

Csaba Zoltán MARJÁN: Musical Pictures
Premier: May 30, 2013, Kecskemét, Hungary

Miklós MAROS: Palimpsest
Premier: May 30, 2013, Kecskemét, Hungary

Gyula CSAPÓ: Adagietto
Premier: May 30, 2013, Kecskemét, Hungary

Sandy NORDAHL: Ce a Beg
Premier: May 30, 2013, Kecskemét, Hungary

Matthew COLEY: Maneuveresque
Premier: May 30, 2013, Kecskemét, Hungary

Jeffrey Dennis SMITH: All Systems Go
Premier: May 30, 2013, Kecskemét, Hungary

Brooke JOYCE: In Memoriam Eius /for soprano, female choir and 2 percussionists/
Premier: March 5, Cedar Falls, IA, United States of America

Máté SZIGETI: List of Orkney Islands In Alphabetical
Premier: March 5, Cedar Falls, IA, United States of America

Árpád SOLTI: Gloria /for female choir and 2 percussionists/
Premier: ???

GYŐRFFY Gergely: La Capricciosa
Premier: ???

GYŐRFFY Gergely: Illusion
Premier: July 3, 2018, Kecskemét, Hungary

Ben HIPPEN: Eye to Eye/Szemtől szemben
Premier: June 30, 2018, Halásztelek, Hungary

Derek DREIER: Snap Crackle
Premier: June 30, 2018, Halásztelek, Hungary

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Works dedicated to and premiered by Gábor Palotás (marimba) and Bálint Baráth (piano)

(Project “Marimbiano”)

Máté BALOGH: GW150914
Premier: September 17, 2016, Budapest, Hungary

Péter TORNYAI: Silence of Dripstone
Premier: September 17, 2016, Budapest, Hungary

 Balázs HORVÁTH: (untitled)
Premier: November 22, 2017, Szombathely, Hungary

Sandy NORDAHL: Hammerland
Premier: ???

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Works dedicated to and premiered by Gábor Palotás (percussion) and Ákos Dratsay (flute)

Marcell BENCSIK: Mouvements for Flute and Percussion
Premier: July 26, 2014, Kecskemét, Hungary

Bence PINTÉR: Friday Dialogues (for Flute and Percussion)
Premier: July 26, 2014, Kecskemét, Hungary

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Works dedicated to and premiered by Gábor Palotás (percussion) and Ákos Dratsay and Bea Berényi (flute)

Bánk SÁRY: Galanty show
Premier: January 20, 2011, Kecskemét, Hungary

Lajos HUSZÁR: Momenti Umani
Premier: November 14, 2017, Szeged, Hungary

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Unfinished works dedicated to Gábor Palotás

Árpád SOLTI: Sonata /Timpani solo/

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Other premieres

Csaba Zoltán MARJÁN: Niflheim /marimba solo/
Premier: 25 November 2009, Kecskemét, Hungary

John Marlow RHYS: Bartok’s Umbrella /piano and 2 percussionists/
Premier: 2 June 2006, Budapest, Hungary
Judit Váradi – piano, István Szabó and Gábor Palotás – percussion

RÓZSA Pál: „Hang-szín-kép” /percussion ensemble/
Premier: 18 November 2007, Sonus Percussion Ensemble

Árpád BALÁZS: Rhapsody /Version for marimba and wind band/
Premier: 3 June 2018, Symphonic Band of Kiskunfelegyhaza, conductor: László Tóth

Works written for Symphonic Band of Kiskunfélegyháza

Palotás Gábor