Alajos H. Zováthi


orchestra member, principal double bass
Member of the Hungarian State Opera since: 1985

Education and training:
High School of Music, Győr, - teacher: Antal Tárnai (1978-1981)
Ferenc Liszt Academy of Music, teacher: Zoltán Tibay (1981-1985)
Ludwig Streicher (world-famous double bass player) - master class

Awards and distinctions:
János Ferencsik Commemorative Award (2010)
Chamber Musician of the Hungarian State Opera - 2017/2018 (2017)

Professional work:
Hungarian State Opera Orchestra - principal double bass
Budapest Philharmonic Orchestra - member
Budapest Festival Orchestra - szoloist (Bottessini: Gran Duo Concertante, Dittersdorf: Double Concerto for Viola and Double Bass)
Budapest Festival Orchestra
Austro-Hungarian Haydn Philharmonic
Franz Liszt Chamber Orchestra
Hungarian Virtuosi Chamber Orchestra
Sir Georg Solti Chamber Orchestra
Erdődy Chamber Orchestra
Orfeo Orchestra
UMZE Chamber Ensemble
Bartók String Quartet
Kodály Quartet
Tamás Vásáry