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Iván Erőd (Composer)

Born: 2nd January 1936, Budapest, Hungary

Died: 24th June 2019, Vienna, Austria

Nationality: Hungarian, Austrian

Iván Erőd was a Hungarian-Austrian composer and pianist. Educated in Budapest, he emigrated to Austria in 1956, where he studied at the Vienna Music Academy. He was successful as a pianist and composer of operas, chamber music and much more, with elements from serialism, Hungarian folk music and jazz. He first was a professor of music theory and composition at the University of Music in Graz (1967–1989), then a professor of composition at the Vienna Music Academy from 1989.

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