Knowledge Identifier: +Tommy_Vig
Category: Music (655)
Born in 1938.
Countries: United States (63%), Hungary (21%), Austria (16%)
Linked to: Juilliard School, Museum of Fine Arts, Music school, California State University, Northridge
At the age of 9, his drumming won him the 1947 MGM-Jazz Competition in Budapest .
Vig completed his studies at the Bela Bartok Conservatory in 1955 and the Ferenc Erkel Music High School in 1956.
In 1970, Vig moved to Los Angeles where he worked in Warner Brothers, Fox, Universal, CBS, Columbia, ABC, Disney, Goldwyn, MGM, and Paramount Studios.
ErTon Prize by the Hungarian State Radio in Budapest in 1994.