The least important are not forbidden to dream of great things, and even modestly to aim at them, according to the measure of their abilities.

Liszt to Antal Augusz
György Regály

György Regály

Jazz Department

Piano

Born: 1962

Academic degree, university position: artist teacher 

Studies:
Enikő Szegedi – classical piano, Béla Bartók Secondary School of Music, Jazz Faculty

Postgraduate studies:
Liszt Ferenc Academy of Music, Jazz Department


Teaching activities:
Since 1988: teacher at the Jazz Faculty of the Béla Bartók Conservatory; then senior lecturer at the Liszt Ferenc Academy of Music

Invited lecturer, master classes:
Since 2000, annually: keyboard master courses at the Gitármánia (Guitar Mania) Music Camp in Szolnok
Since 2002: lectures given at the National Electronic Music Festivals of Hungary
2002-2004: ‘Mindszent’ master class – further training course for music teachers

Major concerts:
Since 1988: performer at most of the major jazz festivals in Hungary
1989: London
1991: Amsterdam
2003: India Jazz Yatra Festival


Orchestral membership:

Former ensembles:
No-Spa, Jazz Vitamin, Afro Jam, Afro Magic, Klári Katona, Kőszegi Trió, Cotton Club Band

Current ensembles:
Test Jazz Group, Dig It All


Recordings:
Fonó Records, 1997: Test Jazz Group – Waterfall of the Joy
BMM, 2007: Dig It All (György Regály) – City Jungle
Test Jazz Group – Back2Standards
Dig It All – NuBeatz
Dig It All – Third
Dig It All – 5ive
Dig It All – Old&New
Regaly – Solo
Hammond Tribute – Jazzdrumstep


Compositions:
He has composed around 50 works of his own. 


Publications (books):
GYÖRGY REGÁLY: PIANO HANDBOOK FOR ADVANCED STUDENTS
GYÖRGY REGÁLY: PIANO HANDBOOK 2. – FOR INTERMEDIATE STUDENTS
GYÖRGY REGÁLY: PIANO HANDBOOK – THEORETICAL AND PRACTICAL FUNDAMENTALS


Contact:
gregaly[at]gmail.hu
testjazz[at]freemail.hu