Zsófia Katalin Bíró


orchestra member, first flute
Member of the Hungarian State Opera since: 2013

Education and training:
Ferenc Liszt Academy of Music (2006-2011)
Universität für Musik und darstellende Kunst Wien (2010-2011)
Crescendo Summer Academy (2010)
Lugano Music Festival, Switzerland (2009)
Baroque flute course, Ferenc Liszt Academy of Music (2009)
Lake Velence Music Festival and Summer Academy (2008)
Bükk Arts Festival Summer Music Academy (2007)
Auer Academy, Veszprém (2003)

Competitions:
International Flute Competition (2014)
Prosper Amtmann Flute Competition: third place (2010)
Prague Spring Flute Competition (2009)
National Chamber Music Competition: second place, award of excellence (2006)
Tihamér Elek National Flute Competition: first place, grand prize, special prize (2005)
Saint Stephen the King Chamber Music Competition: third place, audience prize (2004)

Awards and distinctions:
Brenton Langbein Award for Orchestra Member of the Year (Zugló Philharmonic, 2009)
Student of the Year, Budapest District XIV (2005)

Professional work:
Hungarian State Opera Orchestra (2013-) - first flute
Zuglói Philharmonic – Saint Stephen the King Symphony Orchestra (2005-) - first flute