Unique Beats
Open Hearts
Smart Minds



We select, publish, stage and promote top & upcoming world music artists from Hungary and beyond. Hangvető has organized concerts and festivals since 2004, and is an established world and folk music label. We are one of the major actors in the CEE region.

Hangvető proudly hosted the biggest international world music event, WOMEX in Budapest in 2015. We work with acclaimed partners such as Müpa Budapest, the Liszt Ferenc Academy of Music, Castle Garden Bazaar and A38 Ship.

Our main festivals are Budapest Ritmo and Budapest A Cappella. We partner with numerous professional actors across Europe, and foster regional cooperation.

Radio productions, copyright management, musical training and publishing feature in our core activities.


András Lelkes

Economist with international management experience, musicologist, musician

Anna Melocco

Business Journalist, Content & Product Developer, film Director, Media & Communications Expert, Event Coordinator

Balázs Weyer

Management level experience in media, musicologist, head of music export networks, active in numerous professional music forums ( jury, speaker, moderator)

Szilvia Bellay

International Relations Expert, management level experience in media and project management, Digital Business Development Expert, Events Coordinator (WOMEX 15, Budapest Ritmo)

Dorottya Papp

Economist, Junior Event Coordinator, Online Marketing & Communication, Social Media

Endre Liber

Economist & Master of Humanities, Head of Advisory Board at Béla Halmos Program, musician, Label Manager, Director of Artist & Repertoire, Publishing & Concert Producer

Miklós Cserba

Retail Manager (M-megastore, Fotex, Virgin Megastore), Business Manager at Fonó Records

Vera Szabadkai

Social Media Expert, Journalist, multilingual Content Developer, Online Marketing & PR, Event Coordinator

Zsófia Déri

Communications Expert and Project Lead (Laboratory Group, TV2, Origo) Brand Development, design, brand image