✞ 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.
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|