Zoltán Pad


Zoltán Pad is the chief conductor of the Hungarian Radio Choir and the former chief conductor of the Kodály Choir Debrecen, the two leading professional choirs in Hungary. Educated in Munich and Budapest, Zoltán earned his doctorate at the prestigious Liszt Academy of Music. As choirmaster he worked with Ennio Morricone, Sir Simon Rattle and the Berliner Philharmoniker, with Daniel Harding, Péter Eötvös and the Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra. Morricone personally chose him for his international concert tours in 2014 and 2015. He is a welcomed guest at professional choirs in Europe and Asia. In 2008 Zoltán spent a year in China, teaching and leading the choir of the Central Conservatory of Music, Beijing. He still holds workshops in Hong Kong on a regular basis. He speaks English and German fluently, and is studiously improving his Cantonese.

With Aion Techni Zoltán Pad conducted the premiere recording of L'Étoile de mer per violino, soprano ed orchestra by composer Giacomo Cataldo.


Recordings by the artist on Aion Techni.