Mihai Ampoițan

Real Name:
Nicolae Mihai Ampoițan
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✰ 1927, Abrud, România
✞ February 24, 2005, Germany
Romanian saxophonist, clarinetis better known as Miky Ampoitan, emigrated and settled at the end of 1970's to Germany.
From 1944 to 1948 he studied at the conservatory in Cluj.
Became known in Romania as a member of various orchestras and especially as first clarinetist and saxophonist of the romaninan state radio and television bigband
At the end of 1970' his first wife died, and left România to Germany, having a contract with local band of Überlingen city, little town near Lake Constance (Bodensee), where he settled.
Athe beginning of 1980's, he became Kapellmeister and Director of Music School.
1997 - retired and continued his instrumentist career in jazz band "Jailhouse Jazzmen" .
He toured with the "Jailhouse Jazzmen" at New Orleans, US, where he was appointed along with other band members an honorary citizen.
Died at 78 years in the early hours of Thursday, February 24, surprisingly and immediately after returning from a stay of several months in Kenya. The funeral takes place Wednesday, March 2, 14 clock, in the Überlinger cemetery.
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Mihai Ampoițan Discography Tracks

Instruments & Performance

EDE 056 Various Cînd Răsare Soarele (as M. Ampoițan) Various - Muzică De Dans(LP, Comp, Mono) Electrecord EDE 056 Romania 1960 Sell This Version
EDD 89 Various Recunoștiința (as M. Ampoițan) Various - Muzică De Dans(10", Comp, Mono) Electrecord EDD 89 Romania 1961 Sell This Version
Хория Ропча* Îndrăgostiții (as Michi Ampoițan) and 1 more… Хория Ропча* - Primul Nostru Tango Electrecord Romania 1963 Sell This Version
EDC 326 Orchestra Electrecord Dirijor : Alexandru Imre Ceai În Doi (as M. Ampoițan) and 2 more… Orchestra Electrecord Dirijor : Alexandru Imre - Muzică De Jazz(7", Mono) Electrecord EDC 326 Romania 1963 Sell This Version
EDC 385 Orchestra Electrecord Dirijor Alex. Imre* Amurg (as M. Ampoițan) and 1 more… Orchestra Electrecord Dirijor Alex. Imre* - Drumul Spre Fericire(7") Electrecord EDC 385 Romania 1963 Sell This Version

Conducting & Leading

EDE 01400 Aurel Giroveanu La Mulți Ani Iubirea Mea Cea Mare (as M. Ampoițan) Aurel Giroveanu - Trăiesc O Zi Frumoasă (Melodii De Aurel Giroveanu)(LP, Album, Mono) Electrecord EDE 01400 Romania 1976 Sell This Version
EDC 828 Cristian Popescu La Mulți Ani Iubirea Mea Cea Mare (as Miki Ampoițan) Cristian Popescu - Liliana...... Gabriela(CD, Album) Electrecord EDC 828 Romania 2007 Sell This Version