Levente Gyöngyösi was born in 1975 in Cluj/Kolozsvár (Romania). Since 1989 he lives in Budapest, Hungary.
He studied at Ferenc Liszt Music Academy. His professor was György Orbán.
He is a well-known choral composer with works commissioned by renowned international and Hungarian vocal ensembles, like The King's Singers (Great Britain), Pro Musica Girls’ Choir (Hungary) and Stellenbosch University Choir (South Africa). His choir works are very popular in Japan and USA, but also in South Africa and Philippines. He works frequently as jury member at international choir events.