(Music Director) originally from Budapest, Hungary, Balint is a NY-based writer, conductor, and immigration advocate. First, he graduated from Béla Bartók Conservatory, later he moved to America and studied composition and conducting at Berklee College of Music.
His work has been performed at Lincoln Center, Carnegie Hall, Birdland, Symphony Hall, 54 Below.
He received his US Green Card for extraordinary abilities based on his achievement in his field.
Notable writing credits: Yasuke – The Black Samurai, d’ILLUSION, Hypatia and the Heathens, Reflections, Gailley and the Tale of the Fate Keeper, Where We Rush To Disappear
He’s the recipient of the Charles Mayer Grant, a Jonathan Larson Award finalist, and a proud member of the Dramatists Guild and the Lehman Engel BMI Advanced Musical Theatre Workshop.
Balint also collaborated on Broadway workshops such as Elton John’s Tammy Faye, Jim Steinman’s Bat Out Of Hell, Mariah Carey’s Christmas show, and Forest Whitaker’s Benefit Concert. He wrote special choral arrangements for Josh Groban. BALINTVARGA.COM