Recordings by Panta Rhei
On this website you will find a collection of Panta Rhei songs in MP3 format.
There were some problems with the encoding in the earlier version of
this website. We believe that these have now been fixed, and
the songs are now re-encoded with MP3PRO. Click on the song titles below
There are still a few songs missing (shown in blue), they will be
posted as soon as we can get a decent version of them.
All the pieces are Bartok adaptations, some from the Microcosmos.
Ostinato, Allegro Barbaro and Dance Suite were recorded live.
On Ostinato the drummer is Miklos Kiss. The first three
songs would have been on the unreleased single.
Panta Rhei (LP 1980)
The first LP of the group. The recording company was reluctant
to issue an instrumental LP. The group stopped playing live shortly after
this recording. Drums: Andras Schmitt, Vocals: Andras Laar. Recording engineer:
Istvan Sipos. The LP sold about 30,000 copies.
|Ut a varosba
p.r. computer (LP 1983)
This is a fully electronic recording, using the home designed
Muzix81 system, taped in 1983. The group consisted of Kalman
Matolcsy, Andras Szalay, Alex Szalay. Some songs also appeared on
Epilogus. Recording engineer: Istvan Kiss. The LP sold about 80,000 copies.
|Well tempered computer
Epilogus (CD 1998)
The first piece is an adaptation of Grieg's Peer Gynt Suite, with
the Bartok Choir of the Eotvos University, taped in 1976. The rest
were recorded in 1984-1987, by K. Matolcsy, Andras and Alex Szalay.
Some songs were included from p.r.computer.
|Peer Gynt Suite
|Walk in the forest
Panta Rhei 75-79 (CD 2002)
A collection of songs, which were recorded one by one, or
as singles. Many of these are sung by Eniko Acs. There are
also a few fusion pieces, with Endre Sipos, Karoly Friedrich, Janos Kegye and
Laszlo Des on brass. The engineers were Istvan Kiss and Istvan Szita.
This CD appeared in 2002, as part of a book about the band.
|Napban es ejben
|Itt van a delutan
|Nem hiszem el
Misc recordings (1975-79)
A few songs, which never made it to the previous CDs, or
different versions of previously recorded material.
Dies Irae, Alfa Centauri and Napkitores, as well as the
original versions of Mandarin, Grand Canyon and Tropusi
laz were recorded for projects by movie director Gabor Body.
Film music (1976-89)
About 50 songs, all instrumental (often without a title),
used as stock material for short films. The engineer
was Istvan Horvath, recorded in the Electronic Music Studio of the Hungarian
|Aki mer az nyer
|Az elefant keringoje
Various demos, in preparation for p.r.computer. Mostly
recorded in the Electronic Music Studio
of the Hungarian Radio, engineer Istvan Horvath.
Misc live (1975-82)
A few live recordings, a small part of Mussorgsky's
Pictures at an Exhibition, and a part of ELP's Tarkus.