Camilo has been studying music since early childhood, and graduated from music faculty school during his high school years. Otherwise 32 year old economist had played the percussion and drums for 10 to 12 years as a teen. He began playing the keyboards in a band in 1996, and kept on playing ever since. Bands involved: percussion band, drumline, traditional, symphonic, Hungarian and American marching bands, a big band for a short period, metal, rock, blues, jazz, reggae, world music, ethno/dub and live hiphop. As a DJ he was into R&B and garage earlier, and into deep/tech house and downtempo in the present days.
He has been using PC to build tunes since 1993, MIDI based since 1996. Cakewalk, Cubase for the longest, Ableton since 2006 and Mac since 2009. Almost 1/4 of his music collection is jazz. Fan of: Benny Golson, Oscar Peterson, Michel Petrucciani, Michel Camilo (hence the name), Dave Brubeck, Yanni, Purple Motion, Skaven, John Williams, Alan Silvestri. Jaco Pastorius, Marcus Miller, Incognito. Tina Turner, Michael Jackson. Ten Sharp. Stevie Wonder, James Brown, The Doors. Chopin, Tschaikowsky. Thievery Corporation, Portishead, Massive Attack, Freestylers, Propellerheads, Blue Pilots Project, Saatio Organisaatio. Bob Marley. Thomas Bangalter, David Morales, Olav Basoski, The Timewriter, Terry Lee Brown Jr., Joris Voorn. Run DMC, Wyclef Jean.
Look for Oszkar Horvath (1979, HUN), “Camilo”, “nosferato” or “B-oldal” on several profiles (SoundCloud, MixCloud, myspace, YouTube, Vimeo) to find out more, or visit http://b-oldal.hu/nosferato to browse his tracks.